Mongolian President awarded the Order of the Pole Star to world famous huntress
The Order of the Pole Star is the highest order of the Republic of Mongolia.
Eagle huntress Aisholpan Nurgaiypkyzy got the highest award in Mongolia, INA Kazinform reports.
"In accordance with the order of President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga, Aisholpan Nurgaiypkyzy, a pupil from the school in the Bayan-Ölgii Province and eagle huntress, was awarded the Order of the Pole Star," says the report.
Eagle huntress Aisholpan Nurgaiypkyzy became world famous after the film The Eagle Huntress. The film's soundtrack was written by famous singer Sia.
Earlier the girl received the Asia Game Changer Awards 2017 prize for breaking gender boundaries. In this September, the ethnic Kazakh girl made a special visit to Kazakhstan, during which an extract of the documentary The Eagle Huntress was presented in which Aisholpan played the main role.