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Friday, 26 January 2018

Padma Awards 2018 Announced: Full List of Recipients

Padma Awards 2018 Announced: Full List of Recipients

Hello Dear, The President has approved the awards for 85 individuals, which includes 3 Padma Vibhushan, 9 Padma Bhushan and 73 Padma Shri. Fourteen of the awardees are women and 3 persons have been awarded posthumously. In sports personalities, former India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and multiple world champion cueist Pankaj Advani have been conferred with the third-highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan.
Padma Awards 2018 Announced: Full List of Recipients

The 2017 World Weightlifting Champion Saikhom Mirabai Chanu and former Asian Games gold medallist tennis player Somdev Devvarman have been conferred with the Padma Shri. The awards are announced on the eve of the Republic Day every year.


Padma Vibhushan (2nd highest civilian award):
S. No.WinnerCategory
1.
Ilayaraja
Art (Music)
2.
Ghulam Mustafa Khan
Art (Music)
3.
Parameswaran Parameswaran
Literature & Education


Padma Bhushan (3rd highest civilian award):
S. No.WinnerCategory
1.
Pankaj Advani
Sport (Billiards/Snooker)
2.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Sports (Cricket)
3.
Alexander Kadakin (Foreigner/Posthumous)
Public Affairs
4.
Ved Prakash Nanda
Literature and Education
5.
Laxman Pai
Art (Painting)
6.
Arvind Parikh
Art (Painting)
7.
Sharda Sinha
Art (Painting)
8.
Philipose Mar Chrysostom
Others (Spiritualism)
9.
Ramachandran Nagaswamy
Others (Archaeology
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