New Delhi, April 13  BJP president Amit Shah has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being conferred the order of Saint Andrew the Apostle, highest civilian award of the Russian Federation.

Mr Shah said it is a matter of pride and joy for all Indians and is a recognition for the countrymen. BJP President said every award which has been given to Mr Modi in the last five years is of every Indian who aspires for a happy and strong country.