Republic Day 2017 : The Complete List Of Padma Awardees

One of the highest civilian Awardsof the country, Padma Awards is conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The awards are given in various disciplines namely art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, social work, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, etc.

  • ‘Padma Vibhushan’ - awarded for exceptional and distinguished service;
  • ‘Padma Bhushan’  - for  distinguished service of high order
  • ‘Padma Shri’ - for distinguished service in any field.

The President of India has approved conferment of Padma Awards to 89 persons as per the list below this year. The list includes 7 Padma Vibhushan, 7 Padma Bhushan and 75 Padma Shri Awardees. The list includes 5 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, 6 Posthumous awardees and PIOs, 19 of the awardees are women.

Take a look at the list below:

PADMA VIBHUSHAN

Name -Field- State

  1. Shri K J Yesudas -Art-Music Kerala
  2. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev- Others-Spiritualism -Tamil Nadu
  3. Shri Sharad Pawar- Public Affairs- Maharashtra
  4. Shri Murli Manohar Joshi -Public Affairs -Uttar Pradesh
  5. Prof. Udipi Ramachandra Rao- Science & Engineering- Karnataka
  6. Late Shri Sunder Lal Patwa (Posthumous)- Public Affairs -Madhya Pradesh
  7. Late Shri PA Sangma (Posthumous) -Public Affairs -Meghalaya

PADMA  BHUSHAN

Name- Field- State

  1. Shri Vishwa Mohan Bhatt- Art-Music-Rajasthan
  2. Prof. (Dr.) Devi Prasad Dwivedi-Literature & Education- Uttar Pradesh
  3. Shri Tehemton Udwadia- Medicine -Maharashtra
  4. Shri Ratna Sundar Maharaj-Others-Spiritualism -Gujarat
  5. Swami Niranjana Nanda Saraswati- Others-Yoga -Bihar
  6. H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn (Foreigner) -Literature & Education -Thailand
  7. Late Shri Cho Ramaswamy (Posthumous)- Literature & Education – Journalism- Tamil Nadu

PADMA SHRI AWARDEES

  1. Smt. Basanti Bisht Art-Music- Uttarakhand
  2. Shri Chemanchery Kunhiraman Nair Art-Dance- Kerala
  3. Smt. Aruna Mohanty Art-Dance- Odisha
  4. Smt. Bharathi Vishnuvardhan Art-Cinema -Karnataka
  5. Shri Sadhu Meher Art-Cinema- Odisha
  6. Shri T K Murthy Art-Music -Tamil Nadu
  7. Shri Laishram Birendrakumar Singh Art-Music- Manipur
  8. Shri Krishna Ram Chaudhary Art-Music- Uttar Pradesh
  9. Smt. Baoa Devi Art-Painting- Bihar
  10. Shri Tilak Gitai Art-Painting- Rajasthan
  11. Dr. Prof. Aekka Yadagiri Rao Art-Sculpture- Telangana
  12. Shri Jitendra Haripal Art-Music- Odisha
  13. Shri Kailash Kher Art-Music-Maharashtra
  14. Smt. Parassala B Ponnammal Art-Music- Kerala
  15. Smt. Sukri Bommagowda Art-Music- Karnataka
  16. Shri Mukund Nayak Art-Music -Jharkhand
  17. Shri Purushottam Upadhyay Art-Music -Gujarat
  18. Smt. Anuradha Paudwal Art-Music- Maharashtra
  19. Shri Wareppa Naba Nil Art-Theatre- Manipur
  20. Shri Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary Civil Service-Telangana
  21. Shri T.K. Viswanathan Civil Service -Haryana
  22. Shri Kanwal Sibal Civil Service -Delhi
  23. Shri Birkha Bahadur Limboo Muringla Literature & Education -Sikkim
  24. Smt. Eli Ahmed Literature & Education- Assam
  25. Dr. Narendra Kohli Literature & Education- Delhi
  26. Prof. G. Venkatasubbiah Literature & Education -Karnataka
  27. Shri Akkitham Achyuthan Namboothiri Literature & Education-Kerala
  28. Shri Kashi Nath Pandita Literature & Education- Jammu & Kashmir
  29. Shri Chamu Krishna Shastry Literature & Education- Delhi
  30. Shri Harihar Kripalu Tripathi Literature & Education- Uttar Pradesh
  31. Shri Michel Danino Literature & Education -Tamil Nadu
  32. Shri Punam Suri Literature & Education- Delhi
  33. Shri VG Patel Literature & Education -Gujarat
  34. Smt. V Koteswaramma Literature & Education -Andhra Pradesh
  35. Shri Balbir Dutt Literature & Education Journalism -Jharkhand
  36. Smt. Bhawana Somaaya Literature & Education Journalism- Maharashtra
  37. Shri Vishnu Pandya Literature & Education Journalism -Gujarat
  38. Dr. Subroto Das Medicine- Gujarat
  39. Dr. (Smt.) Bhakti Yadav Medicine- Madhya Pradesh
  40. Dr. Mohammed Abdul Waheed Medicine- Telangana
  41. Dr. Madan Madhav Godbole Medicine- Uttar Pradesh
  42. Dr. Devendra Dayabhai Patel Medicine -Gujarat
  43. Prof. Harkishan Singh Medicine -Chandigarh
  44. Dr. Mukut Minz Medicine -Chandigarh
  45. Shri Arun Kumar Sharma Others-Archaeology -Chhattisgarh
  46. Shri Sanjeev Kapoor Others-Culinary- Maharashtra
  47. Smt. Meenakshi Amma Others-Martial Art- Kerala
  48. Shri Genabhai Dargabhai Patel Others-Agriculture- Gujarat
  49. Shri Chandrakant Pithawa Science & Engineering -Telangana
  50. Prof. Ajoy Kumar Ray Science & Engineering- West Bengal
  51. Shri Chintakindi Mallesham Science & Engineering- Andhra Pradesh
  52. Shri Jitendra Nath Goswami Science & Engineering- Assam
  53. Shri Daripalli Ramaiah Social Work -Telangana
  54. Shri Girish Bhardwaj Social Work- Karnataka
  55. Shri Karimul Hak Social Work -West Bengal
  56. Shri Bipin Ganatra Social Work -West Bengal
  57. Smt. Nivedita Raghunath Bhide Social work-- Tamil Nadu
  58. Shri Appasaheb Dharmadhikari Social Work-Maharashtra
  59. Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal Social Work -Punjab
  60. Shri Virat Kohli Sports-Cricket -Delhi
  61. Shri Shekar Naik Sports-Cricke-t Karnataka
  62. Shri Vikasa Gowda Sports-Discus Throw -Karnataka
  63. Smt. Deepa Malik Sports-Athletics- Haryana
  64. Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu Sports-Athletics- Tamil Nadu
  65. Smt. Dipa Karmakar Sports-Gymnastics- Tripura
  66. Shri P R Shreejesh Sports-Hockey -Kerala
  67. Smt. Sakshi Malik Sports-Wrestling- Haryana
  68. Shri Mohan Reddy Venkatrama Bodanapu Trade & Industry -Telangana
  69. Shri Imrat Khan (NRI/PIO) Art-Music- USA
  70. Shri Anant Agarwal (NRI/PIO) Literature & Education- USA
  71. Shri H.R. Shah (NRI/PIO) Literature & Education Journalism- USA
  72. Late (Smt.) Suniti Solomon (Posthumous) Medicine -Tamil Nadu
  73. Shri Asoke Kumar Bhattacharyya (Posthumous) Others-Archaeology -West Bengal
  74. Dr. Mapuskar (Posthumous) Social Work -Maharashtra
  75. Smt. Anuradha Koirala (Foreigner) Social Work -Nepal

 

 

 

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