Overview Of Padma Awards 2019

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Overview Of Padma Awards 2019

On January 25,2019 President of India Ram Nath Kovind announced Padma Awards,which is the highest civilian Awards in the country.The Padma Awards are conferred under 3 categorized viz- Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

About Padma Award:

  • For the Year 2019,President Ram Nath Kovind has approved conferment of 112 Padma Awards including one duo which is considered to be one award.The Padma Awards consist of 4 Padma Vibhushan award,14 Padma Bhushan Award and 94 Padma Shri awards.
  • 21 of the awardees are women,11 are from the category of Foreigners/NRI/PIO/OCI, 3 Posthumous awardees and 1 transgender person.

Padma Vibhushan(Second Highest Civilian Award):

The Padma Vibhushan,instituted on 2 January 1954,is given for “exceptional and distinguished service”, without distinction of race, occupation, position, or sex.This year president approved the conferment of Padma Vibhushan to 4 Person.


 

 

Winners of Padma Vibhushan 2019:

Name

Field

State

Ms. Teejan Bai

Art-Vocals-Folk

Chhattisgarh

Shri Ismail Omar Guelleh (Foreigner)

Public Affairs

Djibouti

Shri Anilkumar Manibhai Naik

 

Trade & Industry-Infrastructure

Maharashtra

Shri Balwant Moreshwar Purandare

Art-Acting-Theatre

Maharashtra

Padma Bhushan(Third Highest civilian Award):
Padma Bhushan, Instituted on 2 January 1954,is given for “distinguished service of a high order without distinction of race, occupation, position or sex.”This year President approved the conferment of Padma Bhushan to 14 Persons.

Winners of Padma Bhushan 2019:

Name

Field

State

Shri John Chambers

(Foreigner)

Trade & Industry-Technology

USA

Shri Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa

 

Public Affairs

Punjab

Shri Pravin Gordhan

(Foreigner)

Public Affairs

South Africa

Shri Mahashay Dharam Pal Gulati

Trade & Industry-Food Processing

Delhi

Shri Darshan Lal Jain

Social Work

Haryana

Shri Ashok Laxmanrao Kukade

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Maharashtra

Shri Kariya Munda

Public Affairs

Jharkhand

Shri Budhaditya Mukherjee

Art-Music-Sitar

West Bengal

Shri Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair

Art-Acting-Film

Kerala

Shri S Nambi Narayan

Science & Engineering-Space

Kerala

Shri Kuldip Nayar

(Posthumous)

Literature & Education (Journalism)

Delhi

Ms. Bachendri Pal

Sports-Mountaineering

Uttarakhand

Shri V K Shunglu

Civil Service

Delhi

Shri Hukumdev Narayan Yadav

Public Affairs

Bihar

Padma Shri
Padma Shri, Instituted on 2 January 1954,is given for “distinguished service of a high order without distinction of race, occupation, position or sex.”This year President approved the conferment of Padma Shri to 94 Persons.

Winners of Padma Shri 2019:

Name

Field

State

Shri Rajeshwar Acharya

 

Art-Vocal-Hindustani

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Bangaru Adigalar

Others-Spiritualism

Tamil Nadu

Shri Illias Ali

Medicine-Surgery

Assam

Shri Manoj Bajpayee

Art-Acting-Films

Maharashtra

Shri Uddhab Kumar Bharali

Science & Engineering-Grassroots Innovation

Assam

Shri Omesh Kumar Bharti

Medicine-Rabies

Himachal Pradesh

Shri Pritam Bhartwan

Art-Vocals-Folk

Uttarakhand

Shri Jyoti Bhatt

Art-Painting

Gujarat

Shri Dilip Chakravarty

Others-Archaeology

Delhi

Shri Mammen Chandy

Medicine-Hematology

West Bengal

Shri Swapan Chaudhuri

Art-Music-Tabla

West Bengal

Shri Kanwal Singh Chauhan

Others-Agriculture

Haryana

Shri Sunil Chhetri

Sports-Football

Telangana

Shri Dinyar Contractor

Art-Acting-Theatre

Maharashtra

Ms. Muktaben Pankajkumar Dagli

Social Work-Divyang Welfare

Gujarat

Shri Babulal Dahiya

Others-Agriculture

Madhya Pradesh

Shri Thanga Darlong

Art-Music-Flute

Tripura

Shri Prabhu Deva

 

Art-Dance

Karnataka

Ms. Rajkumari Devi

Others-Agriculture

Bihar

Ms. Bhagirathi Devi

Public Affairs

Bihar

Shri Baldev Singh Dhillon

Science & Engineering-Agriculture

Punjab

Ms. Harika Dronavalli

Sports-Chess

Andhra Pradesh

Ms. Godawari Dutta

Art-Painting

Bihar

Shri Gautam Gambhir

 

Sports-Cricket

Delhi

Ms. Draupadi Ghimiray

Social Work-Divyang Welfare

Sikkim

Ms. Rohini Godbole

Science & Engineering-Nuclear

Karnataka

Shri Sandeep Guleria

Medicine-Surgery

Delhi

Shri Pratap Singh Hardia

Medicine- Ophthmology

Madhya Pradesh

Shri Bulu Imam

Social Work-Culture

Jharkhand

Ms. Friederike Irina

(Foreigner)

Social Work-Animal Welfare

Germany

Shri Joravarsinh Jadav

Art-Dance Folk

Gujarat

Shri S Jaishankar

Civil Service

Delhi

Shri Narsingh Dev Jamwal

Literature & Education

Jammu & Kashmir

Shri Fayaz Ahmad Jan

Art-Craft-Papier Mache

Jammu & Kashmir

Shri K G Jayan

Art-Music-Bhakti

Kerala

Shri Subhash Kak

(Foreigner)

Science & Engineering-Technology

USA

Shri Sharath Kamal

Sports-Table Tennis

Tamil Nadu

Shri Rajani Kant

Social Work

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Sudam Kate

Medicine-Sickle Cell

Maharashtra

Shri Waman Kendre

Art-Acting-Theatre

Maharashtra

Shri Kader Khan

(Posthumous-Foreigner)

Art-Acting-Films

Canada

Shri Abdul Gafur Khatri

Art-Painting

Gujarat

Shri Ravindra Kolhe (Duo)*

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Maharashtra

Ms. Smita Kolhe (Duo)*

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Maharashtra

Ms. Bombayla Devi Laishram

Sports-Archery

Manipur

Shri Kailash Madbaiya

Literature & Education

Madhya Pradesh

Shri Ramesh Babaji Maharaj

Social Work-Animal Welfare

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Vallabhbhai Vasrambhai Marvaniya

Others-Agriculture

Gujarat

Ms. Gita Mehta

(Foreigner)

Literature & Education

USA

Shri Shadab Mohammad

Medicine-Dentistry

Uttar Pradesh

Shri K K Muhammed

Others-Archaeology

Kerala

Shri Shyama Prasad Mukherjee

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Jharkhand

Shri Daitari Naik

 

Social Work

Odisha

Shri Shankar Mahadevan Narayan

Art-Vocals-Films

Maharashtra

Shri Shantanu Narayen

(Foreigner)

Trade & Industry-Technology

USA

Nartaki Natraj

Art-Dance-Bharatnatyam

Tamil Nadu

Shri Tsering Norboo

Medicine-Surgery

Jammu & Kashmir

Shri Anup Ranjan Pandey

Art-Music

Chhattisgarh

Shri Jagdish Prasad Parikh

Others-Agriculture

Rajasthan

Shri Ganpatbhai Patel

(Foreigner)

Literature & Education

USA

Shri Bimal Patel

Others-Architecture

Gujarat

Shri Hukumchand Patidar

Others-Agriculture

Rajasthan

Shri Harvinder Singh Phoolka

Public Affairs

Punjab

Ms. Madurai Chinna Pillai

Social Work-Microfinance

Tamil Nadu

Ms. Tao Porchon-Lynch

(Foreigner)

Others-Yoga

USA

Ms. Kamala Pujhari

Others-Agriculture

Odisha

Shri Bajrang Punia

 

Sports-Wrestling

Haryana

Shri Jagat Ram

Medicine-Ophthalmology

Chandigarh

Shri R V Ramani

Medicine-Ophthalmology

Tamil Nadu

Shri Devarapalli Prakash Rao

Social Work-Affordable Education

Odisha

Shri Anup Sah

Art-Photography

Uttarakhand

Ms. Milena Salvini

(Foreigner)

Art-Dance-Kathakali

France

Shri Nagindas Sanghavi

Literature & Education-Journalism

Maharashtra

Shri Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry

Art-Lyrics

Telangana

Shri Shabbir Sayyad

Social Work-Animal Welfare

Maharashtra

Shri Mahesh Sharma

Social Work-Tribal Welfare

Madhya Pradesh

Shri Mohammad Hanif Khan Shastri

Literature & Education

Delhi

Shri Brijesh Kumar Shukla

Literature & Education

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Narendra Singh

Others-Animal Husbandry

Haryana

Ms. Prashanti Singh

Sports-Basketball

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Sultan Singh

Others-Animal Husbandry

Haryana

Shri Jyoti Kumar Sinha

Social Work-Affordable Education

Bihar

Shri Anandan Sivamani

Art-Music

Tamil Nadu

Ms. Sharada Srinivasan

Others-Archaeology

Karnataka

Shri Devendra Swarup

(Posthumous)

Literature & Education-Journalism

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Ajay Thakur

Sports-Kabaddi

Himachal Pradesh

Shri Rajeev Tharanath

Art-Music-Sarod

Karnataka

Ms. Saalumarada Thimmakka

Social Work-Environment

Karnataka

Ms. Jamuna Tudu

Social Work-Environment

Jharkhand

Shri Bharat Bhushan Tyagi

Others-Agriculture

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Ramaswami Venkataswami

Medicine-Surgery

Tamil Nadu

Shri Ram Saran Verma

Others-Agriculture

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Swami Vishudhananda

Others-Spiritualism

Kerala

Shri Hiralal Yadav

Art-Vocals-Folk

Uttar Pradesh

Shri Venkateswara Rao Yadlapalli

Others-Agriculture

Andhra Pradesh