Timeline: Sachin Tendulkar Youngest Recipient of The Bharat Ratna Award

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and eminent scientist C N R Rao were conferred the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian award, by President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on 4th February, 2014.   Sachin, who was nominated to the Rajya Sabha last year, became the youngest recipient and the first sports person to receive the award. … Continued