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10-year-old Riddhiraj Kumar meets PM Narendra Modi, donates 80 Kuwait dinars to Indian Army

Riddhiraj’s mother is working on ‘Every Child is Genius Project’ and is organising free seminars for the teachers in India, on identifying talents of the children.

10-year-old Riddhiraj Kumar meets PM Narendra Modi

10-year-old Riddhiraj Kumar meets PM Narendra Modi, donates 80 Kuwait dinars to Indian Army

It is rightly said, “Where there’s a will, there’s a way.”

Living in a different country and showing true respect towards Indian Army, a 10-year-old boy who presently lives in Kuwait has recently donated his cash prize money worth Rs 18,000 to Indian Army Welfare Fund.

Meet Riddhiraj Kumar, an NRI, who recently participated at the International Bench Mark Test for Improving Learning Award for Excellence and received 80 Kuwait Dinars as prize money from the Australian Council for Education Research.

Moreover, the boy along with his mother, Krupa Bhatt met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi and personally handed over the cheque.

While congratulating the boy, the PMO tweeted:

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Family background:

Riddhiraj’s mother is working on ‘Every Child is Genius Project’ and is organising free seminars for the teachers in India, on identifying talents of the children.

After meeting the mother, the PM also congratulated her for the commitment showing in spreading innovative learning projects.

As reported by NDTV, this was not Riddhiraj’s first meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In 2013, when he was just six years old, Riddhiraj had got the opportunity to meet Modi, who was then the chief minister of Gujarat.

The genius boy, Riddhiraj, at the age of six was able to name of states of India blindfolded.

By just feeling the shapes of the map, Riddhiraj was able to list out all the countries of the world in just 90 seconds.

.[Source”timesofindia”]