The President of India Pranab Mukherjee on 18 Feb 2013 conferred 2011 Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development Award to Ela Bhatt. The Prize has been awarded to Bhatt for her lifetime achievements in comprehensively empowering women in India and elsewhere through grassroots entrepreneurship. Who is Ela Bhatt ? Ela Ramesh BhattĀ (born 7