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Padma Awards Winners 2018 List

Padma Awards Winners 2018 List released. These Awards have been announced every year on republic Day. This year also Ministry of Home Department announced Padma Awardees 2018 of 89 Members. For the first time Department of Home Ministry received nominations in Online. The list of awardees of Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri is given here. Indian Skipper Virat Kohli, Skashi Malik, Dipa Karmakar, KJ Yesudas are in the list.

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What is Padma Awards?

In our Republic India, Indian honours system awards given to individuals in six types. Civilian Awards are one among them and it categorized in to two types i.e. Bharat Ratna and Padma Awards.

Padma Awards has been honourd from the year 1954, except for brief interruptions during years 1977 to 1980 and 1993 to 1997 these awards have been announced every year on Republic Day. Padma Awards is given in three categories such as Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Sri in the decreasing order of importance

  • Padma Vibhushan for “Exceptional and distinguished Service”
  • Padma Bhushan for “Distinguished Service of high order”
  • Padma Shri for “Distinguished Service”

The award seeks to recognize work of any distinction in all fields of activities or disciplines such as Art, Literature & Education, Sports, Medicine, Social Work, Science and Engineering, Public Affiars, Civil Service, Trade and Industry etc. All persons without distinction of race, occupation, position or sex are eligible for Padma Awards.

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Current Affairs Padma Awards

Nominations for Padma Awards 2018 are taken by September 2018. The nominations or recommendations have received through online only electronic management system designed by MHA for the first time. The official website is www.padmaawards.gov.in. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has received over 4000 nominations and government select 89 members as Padma Awards Winners 2018 List.

Padma Vibhushan Awards 2018

Padma Vibhushan is the second highest civilian Award preceded by Bharat Ratna and followed by Padma Bhushan. The award criteria include “ Service in any field including service rendered by Government Servants” includes Doctors and Scientists but excludes those working with public sector undertakings. As of 2016, Padma Vibhushan Awardees are 294 individuals including 6 posthumous and 19 non citizens.

The first Padma Vibhushan Awards 1954 recipients are Satyendra Nath Bose, Zakir Hussain and other four members. In Padma Awards Winners 2016 List, Rajinikanth, Ramoji Rao, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Dhirubhai Ambani are receipints of Padma Vibhushan Awards.

Padma Bhushan Awards List 2018

Padma Bhushan Awards are the third highest civilian award after the Bharat Ratna and padma Vibhushan followed by Padma shri. It is announced on the occasion of Republic Day and is conferred by the President of India at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan in around March or April.

First Padma Bhushan Awards 1954 were received by 23 Awardees. In 2016 Padma Awards, a total of 19 candidates honored with Padma Bhushan Awards, Anupam Kher, Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal and Dayanand Saraswati among them. As of December 2016, 1249 recipients of Padma Bhushan Awards.

Padma Shri Awards 2018

Padma Shri Awards are the forth highest civilian award after Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan. The words Padma meaning is Lotus in Sanskrit and “ Shri” is honouric equivalent to Mr. or Ms.

Among all Padma Awards, Padma Shri Awards are high in number. First Awards in 1954 there are 17 recipients and in 2016, Padma Shri Awards are given to 83 members. Priyankra Chopra, Ajay Devagan, Madhur Bandarker, Deepika Kumari and S. S. Rajamouli are among in Padma Awards 2016.

Padma Awards Winners List 2018 (Updated Soon)

Padma Awardees 2017

We will give the complete Padma Awards Winners 2017 List here. Based on recommendations of the Government of India, Bharat Ratna and Padma Vibhushan Awardees, Central and State Ministers, Chief Ministers and Governors and Members of Parliament list been prepared.

Padma Vibhushan Award Winners: 7 Memebers

  • Prof. Udipi Ramachandra rao
  • Sadguru Jaggi Vasudev
  • PA Sangma (Late Lok Sabha Speaker)
  • Sri. Sarad Pawar
  • Singer KJ Yesudas
  • Sri Murali Manohar Joshi,
  • Sunder Lal Patwah (Late CM of MP)

Padma Bhushan Award Winners: 7 Members

  • H.R.H Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn
  • Prof Doctor Devi Prasad Dwivedi
  • Sri Cho Ramaswamy (Posthumous)
  • Shri Tehemton Udwadia
  • Shri. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt
  • Sri Ratna Sundar Maharaj
  • Swami Niranjana Nanda Saraswati

Padma Shri Awards Winners: 75 Members

  • Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal
  • Dr. Smt Bhakti Yadav
  • Dr. Devendra Dayabhai Patel
  • Dr. Madan Mohan Godbole
  • Dr. Mapuskar (Posthumous)
  • Dr. Mohmad Abdul Waheed
  • Dr. Mukut Minz
  • Narendra Kohli (writer)
  • Dr. Prof. Aekka Yadagiri Rao
  • Dr. Subroto Das
  • Prof Ajoy kumar Ray
  • Prof G Venkatasubbiah
  • Prof. Harkishan Singh
  • Shri Arun Kumar Sharma
  • Shri Bulbir Dutt
  • Shri Chndrakant Pithawa
  • Shri H.R Shah
  • Shri Jitendra Nath Goswami
  • Shri Kailash Kher
  • Shri Michel Donino
  • Shri Punnam Suri
  • Shri Sadhu Meher
  • Shri Sanjeev Kapoor
  • Shri Shekar naik
  • Shri T.K Viswanathan
  • Shri Tilak Gitai
  • Shri V G patel
  • Shri Virat Kohli (sportsperson)
  • Shri Akkithan Achyuthan Namboothiri
  • Shri Anant Agarwal
  • Shri Appasaheb Dharmadhikari
  • Shri Asoke Kumar Battacharya (Posthumous)
  • Shri Bipin Ganatra
  • Shri Birka Bahadur Limboo Moringla (literature)
  • Shri Chamu Krishna shastri
  • Sri Chemanchari Kuniraman Nayyar (dancer)
  • Sakshi Malik (sportsperson)
  • Deepa Karmakar (sportsperson)
  • Vikas Gowda (sportsperson)
  • Shreejesh (sportsperson)
  • Kailash Kher (singer)
  • Anuradha Paudwal (singer)
  • TK Vishwanathan (secretary general of the Lok Sabha)
  • Kanwal Sibal (ex-foreign Secy)
  • Prof G Venkataraman Subbaiah (academician)
  • Akkitham Achuthan Namboothiri (poet)
  • Birka Bahadur Limbu Morenga (literature)
  • Shri Chintakindi Mallesham
  • Shri Daripalli Ramaiah
  • Shri Genabhai Dargbhai patel
  • Shri Girish Bhardwaj
  • Shri Harihar Kripalu Tripathi
  • Shri Imrat Khan
  • Shri Jitendra Haripal
  • Shri kanwal Sibal
  • Shri Karimul hak
  • Shri Kashi nath Pandita
  • Shri Krishna Ram Chaudhary
  • Shri laisharam Birendrakumar Singh
  • Shri Mariappan Thangevelu
  • Shri Mohan Reddy Venkatrama Bodanapu
  • Shri Mukund Naik
  • Shri P R Srijesh
  • Shri Puroshtham Upadhyay
  • Shri TK Murthy
  • Shri Tripuraneni Hanuman Choudary
  • Shri Vikasa Gowda
  • Shri Vishnu Pandya
  • Shri Wareppa Nabe Nil
  • Smt Anuradha paudwal
  • Smt Anuradha Koirala
  • Smt Aruna Mohanty
  • Shri Baoa Devi
  • Smt Basanti Bisht
  • Smt Bharati Vishnuvardhan
  • Smt Bhawana Somaya
  • Smt Deepa Malik
  • Smt Dipa Karmakar
  • Smt Eli Ahmed
  • Smt Meenakshi Amma
  • Smt Nivedita Raghunath Bhide
  • Smt Parassala B Ponnammal
  • Smt Sakshi Malik
  • Smt Sukri Bommagowda
  • Smt Suniti Solomon (Posthumous)
  • Smt V Koteswaramma

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