The boat was believed to have left Bangladesh two weeks ago and then broken down at sea, with the UN and rights groups reporting many of the about 90 refugees on board now suffering acute dehydration.
Hundreds of thousands of mostly Muslim Rohingyas have been living in refugee camps in Bangladesh since they were forced out of Myanmar in a brutal military crackdown in 2017.
Organized by PRATYeK, the awards honor children, who are proactively working on climate change, inclusion, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and child rights, with special emphasis on the most vulnerable.
Rohingya Muslims who attended the congregation and their contacts may have contracted COVID-19, the Centre told the state governments.
Mostly Muslim Gambia launched a lawsuit in November at the United Nations' highest body for disputes between states, accusing Myanmar of genocide against Rohingya in violation of a 1948 convention.
Singh has demanded a probe into how the Rohingyas reached and settled down in the northern-most belt of Jammu after passing through several states from West Bengal.
Suu Kyi said a military-led "clearance operation" in western Rakhine State launched in August 2017 was a counterterrorism response to coordinated Rohingya militant attacks against dozens of police stations.
Formin Akter, 19, stood in a corner by a row of suitcases, facing away from the students who seemed so modern and full of confidence.
The 73-year-old was stripped of her honorary Canadian citizenship over her failure to speak up for the Rohingyas last month.
India says it does not recognise the identity cards issued to the refugees by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Reuters