Padma Awards 2016

By | January 25, 2016

Padma Awards 2016

Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service; ‘Padma Bhushan’ for distinguished service of high order and ‘Padma Shri’ for distinguished service in any field. The awards are announced on the occasion of Republic Day every year.

These awards are conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan usually around March/ April every year. This year the President of India has approved conferment of Padma Awards to 112 persons as per the list below. The list comprises of 10 Padma Vibhushan, 19 Padma Bhushan and 83 Padma Shri Awardees.  19 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 10 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs (include one posthumous) and 4 Posthumous awardees.

PADMA VIBHUSHAN

 

Sl. No Name Field State
1. Ms. Yamini Krishnamurthi Art- Classical dance Delhi
2. Shri Rajinikanth Art-Cinema Tamil Nadu
3. Smt. Girija Devi Art-Classical Vocal West Bengal
4. Shri Ramoji Rao Literature & Education-Journalism Andhra Pradesh
5. Dr. Viswanathan Shanta Medicine- Oncology Tamil Nadu
6. Shri Shri Ravi Shankar Others-Spiritualism Karnataka
7. Shri Jagmohan Public Affairs Delhi
8. Dr.Vasudev Kalkunte Aatre Science & Engineering Karnataka
9. Shri Avinash Dixit

(Foreigner)

Literature & Education USA
10. Late Shri Dhiru Bhai Ambani(Posthumous) Trade & Industry Maharashtra

 

Padma Bhushan

 

Sl. No. Name Field State
11. Shri Anupam Kher Art-Cinema Maharashtra
12. Shri Udit Narayan Jha Art-Playback Singing Maharashtra
13. Shri Ram V.  Sutar Art-Sculpture Uttar Pradesh
14. Shri Heisnam Kanhailal Art-Theatre Manipur
15. Shri Vinod Rai Civil Service Kerala
16. Dr. Yarlagadda Lakshmi Prasad Literature & Education Andhra Pradesh
17. Prof. N. S. Ramanuja Tatacharya Literature & Education Maharashtra
18. Dr. Barjinder Singh Hamdard Literature & Education – Journalism Punjab
19. Prof. D. Nageshwar Reddy Medicine-Gastroenterology Telangana
20. Swami Tejomayananda Other-Spiritualism Maharashtra
21. Shri Hafeez Contractor Others-Architecture Maharashtra
22. Shri  Ravindra Chandra Bhargava Public Affairs Uttar Pradesh
23. Dr.Venkata Rama Rao Alla Science & Engineering Andhra Pradesh
24. Ms. Saina Nehwal Sports-Badminton Telangana
25. Ms. Sania Mirza Sports-Tennis Telangana
26. Ms. Indu Jain Trade & Industry Delhi
27. Late Swami Dayanand Sarawasati(Posthumous) Others-Spiritualism Uttarakhand
28. Shri Robert Blackwill

(Foreigner)

Public Affairs USA
29. Shri Pallonji Shapoorji  Mistry (NRI/PIO) Trade & Industry Ireland

           

Padma Shri 

 

Sl. No Name Field State
30. Smt. Prathibha Prahlad Art- Classical Dance Delhi
31. Shri Bhikhudan Gadhvi Art- Folk Music Gujarat
32. Shri  Sribhas Chandra Supakar Art- Textile Designing Uttar Pradesh
33. Shri Ajay Devgn Art-Cinema Maharashtra
34. Ms. Priyanka Chopra Art-Cinema Maharashtra
35. Pt. Tulsidas Borkar Art-Classical Music Goa
36. Dr. Soma Ghosh Art-Classical Vocal Uttar Pradesh
37. Shri  Nila Madhab Panda Art-Film Direction and Production Delhi
38. Shri S.S. Rajamouli Art-Film Direction and Production Karnataka
39. Shri Madhur Bhandarkar Art-Film Direction and Production Maharashtra
40. Prof. M. Venkatesh Kumar Art-Folk Artist Karnataka
41.             M Ms. Gulabi Sapera Art-Folk Dance Rajasthan
42. Smt. Mamta Chandrakar Art-Folk Music Chhattisgarh
43. Ms. Malini Awasthi Art-Folk Music Uttar Pradesh
44. Shri Jai Prakash Lekhiwal Art-Miniature Painting Delhi
45. Shri  K. Laxma Goud Art-Painting Telangana
46. Shri Bhalchandra Dattatray Mondhe Art-Photography Madhya Pradesh
47. Shri Naresh Chander Lal Art-Theatre & Cinema Andaman & Nicobar
48. Shri Dhirendra Nath Bezbaruah Literature & Education Assam
49. Shri Prahlad Chandra Tasa Literature & Education Assam
50. Dr.Ravindra Nagar Literature & Education Delhi
51. Shri Dahyabhai Shastri Literature & Education Gujarat
52. Dr.Santeshivara Bhyrappa Literature & Education Karnataka
53. Shri  Haldar Nag Literature & Education Odisha
54. Shri Kameshwaram Brahma Literature & Education -Journalism Assam
55. Prof. Pushpesh Pant Literature & Education-Journalism Delhi
56. Shri Jawaharlal Kaul Literature & Education-Journalism Jammu & Kashmir
57. Shri Ashok Malik Literature &Education Delhi
58. Dr.Mannam Gopi Chand Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery Telangana
59. Prof. Ravi Kant Medicine-Surgery Uttar Pradesh
60. Prof. Ram Harsh Singh Medicine- Ayurveda Uttar Pradesh
61. Prof. Shiv Narain Kureel Medicine- Paediatric Surgery Uttar Pradesh
62. Dr.Sabya Sachi Sarkar Medicine –Radiology Uttar Pradesh
63. Dr. Alla Gopala Krishna Gokhale Medicine-Cardiac Surgery Andhra Pradesh
64. Prof. T.K. Lahiri Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery Uttar Pradesh
65. Dr. Praveen Chandra Medicine-Cardiology  Delhi
66. Prof. (Dr) Daljeet Singh Gambhir Medicine-Cardiology Uttar Pradesh
67. Dr.Chandrasekar  Shesadri  Thoguluva Medicine-Gastroenterology Tamil Nadu
68. Dr. (Mrs.) Anil Kumari Malhotra Medicine-Homeopathy Delhi
69. Prof. M.V. Padma Srivastava Medicine-Neurology Delhi
70. Dr. Sudhir V. Shah Medicine-Neurology Gujarat
71. Dr. M. M. Joshi Medicine-Ophthalmology Karnataka
72. Prof. (Dr) John Ebnezar Medicine-Orthopaedic Surgery Karnataka
73. Dr. Nayudamma Yarlagadda Medicine-Paediatric Surgery Andhra Pradesh
74. Shri  Simon Oraon Other –Environment Conservation Jharkhand
75. Shri Imitiaz Qureshi Other-Culinary Delhi
76. Shri Piyush Pandey Others-Advertising & Communication Maharashtra
77. Shri Subhash Palekar Others-Farming Maharashtra
78. Shri Ravinder Kumar Sinha Others-Wildlife Conservation Bihar
79. Dr. H.R. Nagendra Others-Yoga Karnataka
80. Shri M. C. Mehta Public Affairs Delhi
81. Shri M. N. Krishna Mani Public Affairs Delhi
82. Shri Ujjwal Nikam Public Affairs Maharashtra
83. Shri Tokheho Sema Public Affairs Nagaland
84. Dr. Satish Kumar Science & Engineering Delhi
85. Dr.Mylswamy Annadurai Science & Engineering Karnataka
86. Prof. Dipankar Chatterji Science & Engineering Karnataka
87. Prof.(Dr.) Ganapati Dadasaheb  Yadav Science & Engineering Maharashtra
88. Smt. (Prof.) Veena Tandon Science & Engineering Meghalaya
89. Shri Onkar Nath Srivastava Science and Engineering Uttar Pradesh
90. Ms. Sunita Krishnan Social Work Andhra Pradesh
91. Shri Ajoy Kumar Dutta Social Work Assam
92. Shri  M. Pandit  Dasa Social Work Karnataka
93. Shri  P. P. Gopinathan Nair Social Work Kerala
94. Smt. Madeleine Herman de Blic Social Work Puducherry
95. Shri Srinivasan Damal Kandalai Social work Tamil Nadu
96. Shri Sudhakar Olwe Social Work Maharashtra
97. Dr. T.V. Narayana Social Work Telangana
98. Shri Arunachalam Murugantham Social Work Tamil Nadu
99. Ms. Deepika Kumari Sports-Archery Jharkhand
100.         S Shri Sushil Doshi Sports-commentary Madhya Pradesh
101. Shri Mahesh Sharma Trade & Industry Delhi
102. Shri Saurabh Srivastava Trade & Industry Delhi
103. Sh Dilip Sanghvi Trade & Industry Maharashtra
104. Dr. Keki Hormusji Gharda Trade & Industry Maharashtra
105. Late Shri Prakash Chand Surana  (Posthumous) Art  -Classical Music Rajasthan
106. Late Shri  Saeed Jaffrey

(NRI/PIO/Posthumous)

Art-Cinema UK
107. Shri  Michael Postel

(Foreigner)

Art-Archaeology France
108. Shri  Salman  Amin Sal Khan (NRI/PIO) Literature & Education USA

 

109. Smt. Hui Lan Zhang

(Foreigner)

Others-Yoga China
110. Shri  Predrag K. Nikic

(Foreigner)

Others-Yoga Serbia
111. Dr.Sundar Aditya Menon

(NRI/PIO)

Social Work UAE
112. Shri  Ajaypal Singh  Banga (NRI/PIO) Trade & Industry USA

 

Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service; ‘Padma Bhushan’ for distinguished service of high order and ‘Padma Shri’ for distinguished service in any field. The awards are announced on the occasion of Republic Day every year.

 

These awards are conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan usually around March/ April every year. This year the President of India has approved conferment of Padma Awards to 112 persons as per the list below. The list comprises of 10 Padma Vibhushan, 19 Padma Bhushan and 83 Padma Shri Awardees.  19 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 10 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs (include one posthumous) and 4 Posthumous awardees.

PADMA VIBHUSHAN

 

Sl. No Name Field State
1. Ms. Yamini Krishnamurthi Art- Classical dance Delhi
2. Shri Rajinikanth Art-Cinema Tamil Nadu
3. Smt. Girija Devi Art-Classical Vocal West Bengal
4. Shri Ramoji Rao Literature & Education-Journalism Andhra Pradesh
5. Dr. Viswanathan Shanta Medicine- Oncology Tamil Nadu
6. Shri Shri Ravi Shankar Others-Spiritualism Karnataka
7. Shri Jagmohan Public Affairs Delhi
8. Dr.Vasudev Kalkunte Aatre Science & Engineering Karnataka
9. Shri Avinash Dixit

(Foreigner)

Literature & Education USA
10. Late Shri Dhiru Bhai Ambani(Posthumous) Trade & Industry Maharashtra

 

Padma Bhushan

 

Sl. No. Name Field State
11. Shri Anupam Kher Art-Cinema Maharashtra
12. Shri Udit Narayan Jha Art-Playback Singing Maharashtra
13. Shri Ram V.  Sutar Art-Sculpture Uttar Pradesh
14. Shri Heisnam Kanhailal Art-Theatre Manipur
15. Shri Vinod Rai Civil Service Kerala
16. Dr. Yarlagadda Lakshmi Prasad Literature & Education Andhra Pradesh
17. Prof. N. S. Ramanuja Tatacharya Literature & Education Maharashtra
18. Dr. Barjinder Singh Hamdard Literature & Education – Journalism Punjab
19. Prof. D. Nageshwar Reddy Medicine-Gastroenterology Telangana
20. Swami Tejomayananda Other-Spiritualism Maharashtra
21. Shri Hafeez Contractor Others-Architecture Maharashtra
22. Shri  Ravindra Chandra Bhargava Public Affairs Uttar Pradesh
23. Dr.Venkata Rama Rao Alla Science & Engineering Andhra Pradesh
24. Ms. Saina Nehwal Sports-Badminton Telangana
25. Ms. Sania Mirza Sports-Tennis Telangana
26. Ms. Indu Jain Trade & Industry Delhi
27. Late Swami Dayanand Sarawasati(Posthumous) Others-Spiritualism Uttarakhand
28. Shri Robert Blackwill

(Foreigner)

Public Affairs USA
29. Shri Pallonji Shapoorji  Mistry (NRI/PIO) Trade & Industry Ireland

           

Padma Shri 

 

Sl. No Name Field State
30. Smt. Prathibha Prahlad Art- Classical Dance Delhi
31. Shri Bhikhudan Gadhvi Art- Folk Music Gujarat
32. Shri  Sribhas Chandra Supakar Art- Textile Designing Uttar Pradesh
33. Shri Ajay Devgn Art-Cinema Maharashtra
34. Ms. Priyanka Chopra Art-Cinema Maharashtra
35. Pt. Tulsidas Borkar Art-Classical Music Goa
36. Dr. Soma Ghosh Art-Classical Vocal Uttar Pradesh
37. Shri  Nila Madhab Panda Art-Film Direction and Production Delhi
38. Shri S.S. Rajamouli Art-Film Direction and Production Karnataka
39. Shri Madhur Bhandarkar Art-Film Direction and Production Maharashtra
40. Prof. M. Venkatesh Kumar Art-Folk Artist Karnataka
41.             M Ms. Gulabi Sapera Art-Folk Dance Rajasthan
42. Smt. Mamta Chandrakar Art-Folk Music Chhattisgarh
43. Ms. Malini Awasthi Art-Folk Music Uttar Pradesh
44. Shri Jai Prakash Lekhiwal Art-Miniature Painting Delhi
45. Shri  K. Laxma Goud Art-Painting Telangana
46. Shri Bhalchandra Dattatray Mondhe Art-Photography Madhya Pradesh
47. Shri Naresh Chander Lal Art-Theatre & Cinema Andaman & Nicobar
48. Shri Dhirendra Nath Bezbaruah Literature & Education Assam
49. Shri Prahlad Chandra Tasa Literature & Education Assam
50. Dr.Ravindra Nagar Literature & Education Delhi
51. Shri Dahyabhai Shastri Literature & Education Gujarat
52. Dr.Santeshivara Bhyrappa Literature & Education Karnataka
53. Shri  Haldar Nag Literature & Education Odisha
54. Shri Kameshwaram Brahma Literature & Education -Journalism Assam
55. Prof. Pushpesh Pant Literature & Education-Journalism Delhi
56. Shri Jawaharlal Kaul Literature & Education-Journalism Jammu & Kashmir
57. Shri Ashok Malik Literature &Education Delhi
58. Dr.Mannam Gopi Chand Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery Telangana
59. Prof. Ravi Kant Medicine-Surgery Uttar Pradesh
60. Prof. Ram Harsh Singh Medicine- Ayurveda Uttar Pradesh
61. Prof. Shiv Narain Kureel Medicine- Paediatric Surgery Uttar Pradesh
62. Dr.Sabya Sachi Sarkar Medicine –Radiology Uttar Pradesh
63. Dr. Alla Gopala Krishna Gokhale Medicine-Cardiac Surgery Andhra Pradesh
64. Prof. T.K. Lahiri Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery Uttar Pradesh
65. Dr. Praveen Chandra Medicine-Cardiology  Delhi
66. Prof. (Dr) Daljeet Singh Gambhir Medicine-Cardiology Uttar Pradesh
67. Dr.Chandrasekar  Shesadri  Thoguluva Medicine-Gastroenterology Tamil Nadu
68. Dr. (Mrs.) Anil Kumari Malhotra Medicine-Homeopathy Delhi
69. Prof. M.V. Padma Srivastava Medicine-Neurology Delhi
70. Dr. Sudhir V. Shah Medicine-Neurology Gujarat
71. Dr. M. M. Joshi Medicine-Ophthalmology Karnataka
72. Prof. (Dr) John Ebnezar Medicine-Orthopaedic Surgery Karnataka
73. Dr. Nayudamma Yarlagadda Medicine-Paediatric Surgery Andhra Pradesh
74. Shri  Simon Oraon Other –Environment Conservation Jharkhand
75. Shri Imitiaz Qureshi Other-Culinary Delhi
76. Shri Piyush Pandey Others-Advertising & Communication Maharashtra
77. Shri Subhash Palekar Others-Farming Maharashtra
78. Shri Ravinder Kumar Sinha Others-Wildlife Conservation Bihar
79. Dr. H.R. Nagendra Others-Yoga Karnataka
80. Shri M. C. Mehta Public Affairs Delhi
81. Shri M. N. Krishna Mani Public Affairs Delhi
82. Shri Ujjwal Nikam Public Affairs Maharashtra
83. Shri Tokheho Sema Public Affairs Nagaland
84. Dr. Satish Kumar Science & Engineering Delhi
85. Dr.Mylswamy Annadurai Science & Engineering Karnataka
86. Prof. Dipankar Chatterji Science & Engineering Karnataka
87. Prof.(Dr.) Ganapati Dadasaheb  Yadav Science & Engineering Maharashtra
88. Smt. (Prof.) Veena Tandon Science & Engineering Meghalaya
89. Shri Onkar Nath Srivastava Science and Engineering Uttar Pradesh
90. Ms. Sunita Krishnan Social Work Andhra Pradesh
91. Shri Ajoy Kumar Dutta Social Work Assam
92. Shri  M. Pandit  Dasa Social Work Karnataka
93. Shri  P. P. Gopinathan Nair Social Work Kerala
94. Smt. Madeleine Herman de Blic Social Work Puducherry
95. Shri Srinivasan Damal Kandalai Social work Tamil Nadu
96. Shri Sudhakar Olwe Social Work Maharashtra
97. Dr. T.V. Narayana Social Work Telangana
98. Shri Arunachalam Murugantham Social Work Tamil Nadu
99. Ms. Deepika Kumari Sports-Archery Jharkhand
100.         S Shri Sushil Doshi Sports-commentary Madhya Pradesh
101. Shri Mahesh Sharma Trade & Industry Delhi
102. Shri Saurabh Srivastava Trade & Industry Delhi
103. Sh Dilip Sanghvi Trade & Industry Maharashtra
104. Dr. Keki Hormusji Gharda Trade & Industry Maharashtra
105. Late Shri Prakash Chand Surana  (Posthumous) Art  -Classical Music Rajasthan
106. Late Shri  Saeed Jaffrey

(NRI/PIO/Posthumous)

Art-Cinema UK
107. Shri  Michael Postel

(Foreigner)

Art-Archaeology France
108. Shri  Salman  Amin Sal Khan (NRI/PIO) Literature & Education USA

 

109. Smt. Hui Lan Zhang

(Foreigner)

Others-Yoga China
110. Shri  Predrag K. Nikic

(Foreigner)

Others-Yoga Serbia
111. Dr.Sundar Aditya Menon

(NRI/PIO)

Social Work UAE
112. Shri  Ajaypal Singh  Banga (NRI/PIO) Trade & Industry USA

Sources Ministry of Home Affairs 25-January, 2016

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