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  • Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service; ‘Padma Bhushan’ for distinguished service of high order and ‘Padma Shri’ for distinguished service in any field. The awards are announced on the occasion of Republic Day every year.

    These awards are conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at RashtrapatiBhawan usually around March/ April every year. This year the President has approved conferment of 128 Padma Awards including 2 duo case (in a duo case, the Award is counted as one) as per list below. The list comprises 4 Padma Vibhushan, 17 Padma Bhushan and 107 Padma Shri Awards.  34 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 10 persons from the category of Foreigners/NRI/PIO/OCI and 13 Posthumous awardees.

    Padma Vibhushan(4)

    SNNameFieldState/Country
     Ms. Prabha AtreArtMaharashtra
     Shri Radheyshyam Khemka(Posthumous)Literature and EducationUttar Pradesh
     General Bipin Rawat(Posthumous)Civil ServiceUttarakhand
     Shri Kalyan Singh(Posthumous)Public AffairsUttar Pradesh

    Padma Bhushan(17)

     Shri Ghulam Nabi AzadPublic AffairsJammu and Kashmir
     Shri Victor BanerjeeArtWest Bengal
     Ms. Gurmeet Bawa(Posthumous)ArtPunjab
     Shri Buddhadeb BhattacharjeePublic AffairsWest Bengal
     Shri Natarajan ChandrasekaranTrade and IndustryMaharashtra
     Shri Krishna Ella and Smt. Suchitra Ella* (Duo)Trade and IndustryTelangana
     Ms. Madhur JafferyOthers-CulinaryUnited States of America
     Shri Devendra JhajhariaSportsRajasthan
     Shri Rashid KhanArtUttar Pradesh
     Shri Rajiv MehrishiCivil ServiceRajasthan
     Shri Satya Narayana NadellaTrade and IndustryUnited States of America
     Shri Sundararajan PichaiTrade and IndustryUnited States of America
     Shri Cyrus PoonawallaTrade and IndustryMaharashtra
     Shri Sanjaya Rajaram(Posthumous)Science and EngineeringMexico
     Ms. Pratibha RayLiterature and EducationOdisha
     Swami SachidanandLiterature and EducationGujarat
     Shri Vashishth TripathiLiterature and EducationUttar Pradesh

    Padma Shri (107)

     Shri Prahlad Rai AgarwalaTrade and IndustryWest Bengal
     Prof. Najma AkhtarLiterature and EducationDelhi
     Shri Sumit AntilSportsHaryana
     Shri T Senka AoLiterature and EducationNagaland
     Ms. Kamalini Asthana and Ms. Nalini Asthana* (Duo)ArtUttar Pradesh
     Shri Subbanna AyyappanScience and EngineeringKarnataka
     Shri J K BajajLiterature and EducationDelhi
     Shri Sirpi BalasubramaniamLiterature and EducationTamil Nadu
     Srimad Baba BaliaSocial WorkOdisha
     Ms. Sanghamitra BandyopadhyayScience and EngineeringWest Bengal
     Ms. Madhuri BarthwalArtUttarakhand
     Shri Akhone Asgar Ali BasharatLiterature and EducationLadakh
     Dr. Himmatrao BawaskarMedicineMaharashtra
     Shri Harmohinder Singh BediLiterature and EducationPunjab
     Shri Pramod BhagatSportsOdisha
     Shri S Ballesh BhajantriArtTamil Nadu
     Shri Khandu Wangchuk BhutiaArtSikkim
     Shri Maria Christopher ByrskiLiterature and EducationPoland
     Acharya ChandanajiSocial WorkBihar
     Ms. Sulochana ChavanArtMaharashtra
     Shri Neeraj ChopraSportsHaryana
     Ms. Shakuntala ChoudharySocial WorkAssam
     Shri Sankaranarayana Menon ChundayilSportsKerala
     Shri S DamodaranSocial WorkTamil Nadu
     Shri Faisal Ali DarSportsJammu and Kashmir
     Shri Jagjit Singh DardiTrade and IndustryChandigarh
     Dr. Prokar DasguptaMedicineUnited Kingdom
     Shri Aditya Prasad DashScience and EngineeringOdisha
     Dr. Lata DesaiMedicineGujarat
     Shri Malji bhai DesaiPublic AffairsGujarat
     Ms. Basanti DeviSocial WorkUttarakhand
     Ms. Lourembam Bino DeviArtManipur
     Ms. Muktamani DeviTrade and IndustryManipur
     Ms. Shyamamani DeviArtOdisha
     Shri Khalil Dhantejvi(Posthumous)Literature and EducationGujarat
     Shri Savaji Bhai DholakiaSocial WorkGujarat
     Shri Arjun Singh DhurveArtMadhya Pradesh
     Dr. Vijaykumar Vinayak DongreMedicineMaharashtra
     Shri Chandraprakash DwivediArtRajasthan
     Shri Dhaneswar EngtiLiterature and EducationAssam
     Shri Om Prakash GandhiSocial WorkHaryana
     Shri Narasimha Rao GarikapatiLiterature and EducationAndhra Pradesh
     Shri Girdhari Ram Ghonju(Posthumous)Literature and EducationJharkhand
     Shri Shaibal Gupta(Posthumous)Literature and EducationBihar
     Shri Narasingha Prasad GuruLiterature and EducationOdisha
     Shri Gosaveedu Shaik Hassan(Posthumous)ArtAndhra Pradesh
     Shri Ryuko HiraTrade and IndustryJapan
     Ms. Sosamma IypeOthers – Animal HusbandryKerala
     Shri Avadh Kishore JadiaLiterature and EducationMadhya Pradesh
     Ms. Sowcar JanakiArtTamil Nadu
     Ms. Tara JauharLiterature and EducationDelhi
     Ms. Vandana KatariaSportsUttarakhand
     Shri H R KeshavamurthyArtKarnataka
     Shri Rutger KortenhorstLiterature and EducationIreland
     Shri P Narayana KurupLiterature and EducationKerala
     Ms. Avani LekharaSportsRajasthan
     Shri Moti Lal MadanScience and EngineeringHaryana
     Shri Shivnath MishraArtUttar Pradesh
     Dr. Narendra Prasad Misra(Posthumous)MedicineMadhya Pradesh
     Shri Darshanam MogilaiahArtTelangana
     Shri Guruprasad Mohapatra(Posthumous)Civil ServiceDelhi
     Shri Thavil Kongampattu A V MurugaiyanArtPuducherry
     Ms. R MuthukannammalArtTamil Nadu
     Shri Abdul Khader NadakattinOthers – Grassroots InnovationKarnataka
     Shri Amai Mahalinga NaikOthers – AgricultureKarnataka
     Shri Tsering NamgyalArtLadakh
     Shri A K C NatarajanArtTamil Nadu
     Shri V L NghakaLiterature and EducationMizoram
     Shri Sonu NigamArtMaharashtra
     Shri Ram Sahay PandayArtMadhya Pradesh
     Shri Chirapat PrapandavidyaLiterature and EducationThailand
     Ms. K V RabiyaSocial WorkKerala
     Shri Anil Kumar RajvanshiScience and EngineeringMaharashtra
     Shri Sheesh RamArtUttar Pradesh
     Shri RamachandraiahArtTelangana
     Dr. Sunkara Venkata Adinarayana RaoMedicineAndhra Pradesh
     Ms. Gamit Ramilaben RaysingbhaiSocial WorkGujarat
     Ms. Padmaja ReddyArtTelangana
     Guru Tulku RinpocheOthers – SpiritualismArunachal Pradesh
     Shri Brahmanand SankhwalkarSportsGoa
     Shri Vidyanand SarekLiterature and EducationHimachal Pradesh
     Shri Kali Pada SarenLiterature and EducationWest Bengal
     Dr. Veeraswamy SeshiahMedicineTamil Nadu
     Ms. Prabhaben ShahSocial WorkDadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu
     Shri Dilip ShahaniLiterature and EducationDelhi
     Shri Ram Dayal SharmaArtRajasthan
     Shri Vishwamurti ShastriLiterature and EducationJammu and Kashmir
     Ms. Tatiana Lvovna ShaumyanLiterature and EducationRussia
     Shri Siddhalingaiah(Posthumous)Literature and EducationKarnataka
     Shri Kaajee SinghArtWest Bengal
     Shri Konsam Ibomcha SinghArtManipur
     Shri Prem SinghSocial WorkPunjab
     Shri Seth Pal SinghOthers – AgricultureUttar Pradesh
     Ms. Vidya Vindu SinghLiterature and EducationUttar Pradesh
     Baba Iqbal Singh JiSocial WorkPunjab
     Dr. Bhimsen SinghalMedicineMaharashtra
     Shri SivanandaOthers – YogaUttar Pradesh
     Shri Ajay Kumar SonkarScience and EngineeringUttar Pradesh
     Ms. Ajita SrivastavaArtUttar Pradesh
     Sadguru Brahmeshanand Acharya SwamiOthers – SpiritualismGoa
     Dr. Balaji Tambe(Posthumous)MedicineMaharashtra
     Shri Raghuvendra TanwarLiterature and EducationHaryana
     Dr. Kamlakar TripathiMedicineUttar Pradesh
     Ms. Lalita VakilArtHimachal Pradesh
     Ms. Durga Bai VyamArtMadhya Pradesh
     Shri Jyantkumar Maganlal VyasScience and EngineeringGujarat
     Ms. Badaplin WarLiterature and EducationMeghalaya

    Note: * In Duo case, the Award is counted as one.

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