List of Padma awardees 2017

Posted on:25 Jan 2017 18:20:18
List of Padma awardees 2017
25 January 2017 Current Affairs: The list of the Padma awards is out,The Padma Vibhushan is the second-highest civilian award of the Republic of India, preceded by Bharat Ratna and followed by Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri (also Padmashree) is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan. Awarded by the Government of India, it is announced every year on India's Republic Day. This Year both Padma Vibhushan and Padma Shri awards given are as follows:

List of Padma Award

PADMA VIBHUSHAN:




















































No. Name Awarded For 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:




















































No Name Awarded for State
8 Shri Vishwa Mohan Bhatt Art-Music Rajasthan
9 Prof. (Dr.) Devi Prasad Dwivedi Literature & Education Uttar Pradesh
10 Shri Tehemton Udwadia Medicine Maharashtra
11 Shri Ratna Sundar Maharaj Others-Spiritualism Gujarat
12 Swami Niranjana Nanda Saraswati Yoga Bihar
13 H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn (Foreigner) Literature & Education Thailand
14 Late Shri Cho Ramaswamy (Posthumous) Literature & Education – Journalism Tamil Nadu

 

PADMA SHRI:












































































































































































































































































































































































































































































No. Name Awarded for State
15 Smt. Basanti Bisht Art-Music Uttarakhand

 
16 Shri Chemanchery Kunhiraman Nair Art-Dance Kerala

 
17 Smt. Aruna Mohanty Art-Dance Odisha

 
18 Smt. Bharathi Vishnuvardhan

 
Art-Cinema Karnataka
19 Shri Sadhu Meher Art-Cinema Odisha

 
20 Shri T K Murthy Art-Music Tamil Nadu
21 Shri Laishram Birendrakumar Singh Art-Music Manipur
22 Shri Krishna Ram Chaudhary Art-Music Uttar Pradesh

 
23 Smt. Baoa Devi Art-Painting Bihar

 
24 Shri Tilak Gitai Art-Painting Rajasthan
25 Dr. Prof. Aekka Yadagiri Rao Art-Sculpture

 
Telangana
26 Shri Jitendra Haripal Art-Music Odisha
27 Shri Kailash Kher Art-Music

 
Maharashtra
28 Smt. Parassala B Ponnammal  

 

Art-Music

 
Kerala

 
29 Smt. Sukri Bommagowda Art-Music Karnataka

 
30 Shri Mukund Nayak Art-Music Jharkhand

 
31 Shri Purushottam Upadhyay Art-Music Gujarat

 
32 Smt. Anuradha Paudwal Art-Music Maharashtra

 
33 Shri Wareppa Naba Nil Art-Theatre Manipur

 
34 Shri Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary Civil Service Telangana

 
35 Shri T.K. Viswanathan Civil Service Haryana

 
36 Shri Kanwal Sibal Civil Service Delhi
37 Shri Birkha Bahadur Limboo Muringla

 
Literature & Education Sikkim
38 Smt. Eli Ahmed Literature & Education Assam
39 Dr. Narendra Kohli Literature & Education Delhi

 
40 Prof. G. Venkatasubbiah

 
Literature & Education Karnataka
41 Shri Akkitham Achyuthan Namboothiri Literature & Education Kerala

 
42 Shri Kashi Nath Pandita Literature & Education Jammu & Kashmir

 
43 Shri Chamu Krishna Shastry Literature & Education Delhi
44 Shri Harihar Kripalu Tripathi Literature & Education Uttar Pradesh
45 Shri Michel Danino Literature & Education Tamil Nadu

 
46 Shri Punam Suri Literature & Education Delhi
47 Shri VG Patel Literature & Education Gujarat

 
48 Smt. V Koteswaramma Literature & Education Andhra Pradesh

 
49 Shri Balbir Dutt Literature & Education Journalism Jharkhand

 
50 Smt. Bhawana Somaaya

 
Literature & Education Journalism Maharashtra
51 Shri Vishnu Pandya Literature & Education Journalism Gujarat

 
52 Dr. Subroto Das Medicine

 
Gujarat
53 Dr. (Smt.) Bhakti Yadav

 
Medicine Madhya Pradesh
54 Dr. Mohammed Abdul Waheed Medicine Telangana

 
55 Dr. Madan Madhav Godbole Medicine Uttar Pradesh

 
56 Dr. Devendra Dayabhai Patel Medicine Gujarat
57 Prof. Harkishan Singh Medicine Chandigarh
58 Dr. Mukut Minz Medicine Medicine Chandigarh

 
59 Shri Arun Kumar Sharma Others-Archaeology Chhattisgarh

 
60 Shri Sanjeev Kapoor Others-Culinary Maharashtra

 
61 Smt. Meenakshi Amma Others-Martial Art Kerala
62 Shri Genabhai Dargabhai Patel Others-Agriculture Gujarat

 
63 Shri Chandrakant Pithawa Science & Engineering Telangana
64 Prof. Ajoy Kumar Ray Science & Engineering West Bengal

 
65 Shri Chintakindi Mallesham Science & Engineering Andhra Pradesh

 
66 Shri Jitendra Nath Goswami Science & Engineering Assam

 
67 Shri Daripalli Ramaiah Social Work Telangana

 
68 Shri Girish Bhardwaj Social Work Karnataka
69 Shri Karimul Hak Social Work West Bengal
70 Shri Bipin Ganatra Social Work West Bengal
71 Smt. Nivedita Raghunath Bhide Social Work Tamil Nadu

 
72 Shri Appasaheb Dharmadhikari Social Work Maharashtra
73 Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal Social Work Punjab

 
74 Shri Virat Kohli Sports-Cricket

 
Delhi
75 Shri Shekar Naik Sports-Cricket Karnataka
76 Shri Vikasa Gowda Sports-Discus Throw Karnataka

 
77 Smt. Deepa Malik Sports-Athletics Haryana

 
78 Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu Sports-Athletics Tamil Nadu
79 Smt. Dipa Karmakar Sports-Gymnastics Tripura
80 Shri P R Shreejesh Sports-Hockey Kerala

 
81 Smt. Sakshi Malik Sports-Wrestling Haryana
82 Shri Mohan Reddy Venkatrama Bodanapu Trade & Industry Telangana

 
83 Shri Imrat Khan (NRI/PIO)

 
Art-Music USA
84 Shri Anant Agarwal (NRI/PIO) Literature & Education

 
USA
85 Shri H.R. Shah (NRI/PIO) Literature & EducationJournalism USA
86 Late (Smt.) Suniti Solomon (Posthumous) Medicine Tamil Nadu
87 Shri Asoke Kumar Bhattacharyya (Posthumous) Others-Archaeology West Bengal
88 Dr. Mapuskar (Posthumous) Social Work Maharashtra

 
89 Smt. Anuradha Koirala (Foreigner) Social Work Nepal

 

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