Indira Gandhi Peace Prize
✓Sir David Attenborough has been conferred with Indira Gandhi Peace Prize for 2019 at a virtual ceremony.
✓The Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development is an annual prestigious award named after former prime minister Indira Gandhi.
✓It is conferred every year by Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust since 1986
✓It consists of a citation and a monetary award of Rs. 25 lakh.
✓The award recognizes creative efforts by individuals/organizations
✓Sir David is an English broadcaster and natural historian.
✓He is best known for writing and presenting the BBC Natural History Unit.