“We studied the proposal and sent a recommendation to the MHA,” said Mahesh Sharma.
Yadav refused to single out names and even added that some of them may have deserved the awards but added.
Renowned Assamese Filmmaker Jahnu Barua and computer scientist Vijay Bhatkar were given the Padma Bhushan.
Cinema icon Dilip Kumar was conferred with Padma Vibhushan by President Pranab Mukherjee on April 8.
As many as nine individuals based in America have been announced Padma Awards
Wrestling coach Satpal Singh to get Padma Bhusan, 5 others to get Padma Shri awards on January 26th.
Economist Bibek Debroy, mediapersons Rajat Sharma, Swapan Dasgupta, Hari Shankar Vyas, late actor Pran have also been nominated for the award.
Pondicherry-based Manoj Das was awarded the Padmashri in 2001 while Pratibha Ray was awarded the same in 2007.
If I can’t drive at 70 kmph, what’s the point of buying such an expensive car?
Full list of the 127 awardees of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.
The list of all the Padma awardees is likely to be announced by the government on Saturday evening.
The delay on part of the Chandigarh Administration in sending nominations for the Padma awards over the past two years has led to city residents being deprived of this honour. In fact,due tot he callous approach if the Administration,city residents have over the years approached governments of the neighbouring states as well as the Chandigarh […]
The Home Ministry has issued a revised proforma for people who wish to apply for the honours.
President Pranab Mukherjee today conferred the Padma awards.
Sridevi looked elegant in her pink and golden kanjeevaram sari.