List of Padma Awards & Winners 2016

List of Padma Awards Winners 2016

 

 

Padma Awards are one of the highest civilian awards of India. Padma means “Lotus” in Sanskrit language. It is categorized in three categories: Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

 

These awards are given to different people every year on the eve of Republic Day. These are given for various disciplines such as:

 

 

 

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Art,

 

Literature and Education,

 

Sports, Medicine,

 

Social Work,

 

Science and Engineering,

 

 Public Affairs,

 

Civil Service,

 

Trade and Industry etc.

 

 

All persons without distinction of race, occupation, position or sex are eligible for these awards.

 

Below is the list which includes persons rewarded with Padma awards this year. This will be beneficial for the candidates who are preparing for IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk & SSC exams for their General Awareness section.

 

Here you can find list of candidates which were selected by President of India which were awarded this year with Padma Series.

 

These 3 Awards are given on the basis of work and the level of excellence.

 

 

 

Padma Vibhushan Winners 2016

 

 

The Padma Vibhushan is India’s second highest civilian honor after Bharat Ratna. It consists of a medal and a citation and is awarded by the President of India. The award consists of a bronze medallion with lotus on the front between the words ‘Padma Vibhushan’ written in devangari and the Indian emblem on the back.

 

 

Here are those legends who are awarded by Padma Vibhushan Award

 

Ms. Yamini Krishnamurthi -Art- Classical dance- Delhi

 

Shri Rajinikanth -Art-Cinema- Tamil Nadu

 

Smt. Girija Devi -Art-Classical Vocal- West BengalList-of-Padma-Vibhushan

 

Shri Ramoji Rao -Literature & Education Journalism -Andhra Pradesh

 

Dr. Viswanathan -Shanta Medicine- Oncology Tamil Nadu

 

Shri Shri Ravi Shankar -Others-Spiritualism- Karnataka

 

Shri Jagmohan -Public Affairs -Delhi

 

Dr.Vasudev Kalkunte Aatre- Science & Engineering- Karnataka

 

Shri Avinash Dixit (Foreigner) -Literature & Education -USA

 

Late Shri Dhiru Bhai Ambani (Posthumous) -Trade & Industry -Maharashtra

 

 

 

Padma Bhushan Winners 2016

 

 

The Padma Bhushan Award is 3rd highest civilian award in India. The award consists of a gold colored medallion with a lotus on the front between the words ‘Padma Bhushan’ written in devangari script with the Indian Emblem on the back.

 

 

Here are people who received Padma Bhushan award:

 

Shri Anupam Kher -Art-Cinema Maharashtra

 

Shri Udit Narayan Jha- Art-Playback Singing-Maharashtra

 

Shri Ram V. Sutar -Art-Sculpture- Uttar Pradesh

 

Shri Heisnam Kanhailal- Art-Theatre -Manipur

 

List of Padma Bhushan Winners 2016 Shri Vinod Rai -Civil Service -Kerala

 

Dr. Yarlagadda Lakshmi Prasad -Literature & Education- Andhra Pradesh

 

Prof. N. S. Ramanuja Tatacharya -Literature & Education -Maharashtra

 

Dr. Barjinder Singh Hamdard- Literature & Education – Journalism Punjab

 

Prof. D. Nageshwar Reddy -Medicine-Gastroenterology -Telangana

 

Swami Tejomayananda -Other-Spiritualism- Maharashtra

 

Shri Hafeez -Contractor Others-Architecture -Maharashtra

 

Shri Ravindra Chandra Bhargava- Public Affairs -Uttar Pradesh

 

Dr.Venkata Rama Rao Alla -Science & Engineering– Andhra Pradesh

 

Ms. Saina Nehwal -Sports-Badminto- Telangana

 

Ms. Sania Mirza- Sports-Tennis -Telangana

 

Ms. Indu Jain -Trade & Industry- Delhi

 

Late Swami Dayanand Sarawasati- (Posthumous) Others-Spiritualism -Uttarakhand

 

Shri Robert Blackwill- (Foreigner) Public Affairs- USA

 

Shri Pallonji Shapoorji -Mistry (NRI/PIO) Trade & Industry- Ireland

 

 

 

Padma Shri Winners 2016

 

 

Padma Shri is the 4th highest civilian award in India. The award consists of a bronze medallion with a lotus on the front between the words ‘Padma Shri’ written in Devanagari script and the Indian emblem on the back.

 

 

Here are those legends who are awarded by Padma Shri Award

 

 Smt. Prathibha Prahlad -Art- Classical Dance -Delhi

 

Shri Bhikhudan Gadhvi- Art- Folk Music -Gujarat

 

Shri Sribhas Chandra Supakar- Art- Textile Designing -Uttar Pradesh

 

Shri Ajay Devgn -Art-Cinema -Maharashtra

 

Ms. Priyanka Chopra -Art-Cinema- Maharashtra

 

Pt. Tulsidas Borkar -Art-Classical Music- Goa

 

Dr. Soma Ghosh Art-Classical Vocal -Uttar Pradesh

 

List of Padma Shri Winners 2016 Shri Nila Madhab Panda- Art-Film Direction and Production- Delhi

 

Shri S.S. Rajamouli Art-Film Direction and Production -Karnataka

 

Shri Madhur Bhandarkar- Art-Film Direction and Production -Maharashtra

 

Prof. M. Venkatesh Kumar -Art-Folk Artist -Karnataka

 

Ms. Gulabi Sapera -Art-Folk Dance -Rajasthan

 

Smt. Mamta Chandrakar- Art-Folk Music- Chhattisgarh

 

Ms. Malini Awasthi -Art-Folk Music -Uttar Pradesh

 

Shri Jai Prakash Lekhiwal -Art-Miniature Painting- Delhi

 

Shri K. Laxma Goud- Art-Painting -Telangana

 

Shri Bhalchandra Dattatray Mondhe- Art-Photography -Madhya Pradesh

 

Shri Naresh Chander Lal -Art-Theatre & Cinema -Andaman & Nicobar

 

Shri Dhirendra Nath Bezbaruah -Literature & Education -Assam

 

Shri Prahlad Chandra Tasa Literature & Education -Assam

 

Dr.Ravindra Nagar -Literature & Education -Delhi

 

Shri Dahyabhai Shastri -Literature & Education -Gujarat

 

Dr.Santeshivara Bhyrappa- Literature & Education- KarnatakaList of Padma Shri

 

Shri Haldar Nag- Literature & Education -Odisha

 

Shri Kameshwaram Brahma -Literature & Education – Journalism -Assam

 

Prof. Pushpesh Pant- Literature & EducationJournalism- Delhi

 

Shri Jawaharlal Kaul -Literature & EducationJournalism- Jammu & Kashmir

 

Shri Ashok Malik- Literature &Education -Delhi

 

Dr.Mannam Gopi Chand -Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery -Telangana

 

Prof. Ravi Kant- Medicine-Surgery -Uttar Pradesh

 

Prof. Ram Harsh Singh -Medicine- Ayurveda -Uttar Pradesh

 

 

Prof. Shiv Narain Kureel -Medicine-Paediatric Surgery -Uttar Pradesh

 

Dr.Sabya Sachi Sarkar- Medicine –Radiology -Uttar Pradesh

 

Dr. Alla Gopala Krishna Gokhale -Medicine-Cardiac Surgery- Andhra Pradesh

 

Prof. T.K. Lahiri -Medicine-Cardio Thoracic Surgery- Uttar Pradesh

 

Dr. Praveen Chandra -Medicine-Cardiology- Delhi

 

Prof. (Dr.) Daljeet Singh Gambhir -Medicine-Cardiology -Uttar Pradesh

 

Dr. Chandrasekar Shesadri Thoguluva -Medicine Gastroenterology -Tamil Nadu

 

Dr. (Mrs.) Anil Kumari Malhotra -Medicine-Homeopathy- Delhi

 

Prof. M.V. Padma Srivastava- Medicine-Neurology- Delhi

 

Dr. Sudhir V. Shah- Medicine-Neurology- GujaratList-of-Padma-Shri winners 2016

 

Dr. M. M. Joshi -Medicine-Ophthalmology -Karnataka

 

Prof. (Dr) John Ebnezar- Medicine-Orthopaedic Surgery- Karnataka

 

Dr. Nayudamma Yarlagadda -Medicine-Paediatric Surgery- Andhra Pradesh

 

Shri Simon Oraon- Other –Environment Conservation- Jharkhand

 

Shri Imitiaz Qureshi -Other-Culinary -Delhi

 

Shri Piyush Pandey -Others-Advertising & Communication -Maharashtra

 

Shri Subhash Palekar- Others-Farming- Maharashtra

 

Shri Ravinder Kumar Sinha -Others-Wildlife Conservation- Bihar

 

Dr. H.R. Nagendra- Others-Yoga -Karnataka

 

Shri M. C. Mehta- Public Affairs -Delhi

 

Shri M. N. Krishna Mani-Public Affairs- Delhi

 

Shri Ujjwal Nikam -Public Affairs -Maharashtra

 

Shri Tokheho Sema -Public Affairs -Nagaland

 

Dr. Satish Kumar -Science & Engineering -Delhi

 

Dr. Mylswamy Annadurai- Science & Engineering -Karnataka

 

Prof. Dipankar -Chatterji Science & Engineering -Karnataka

 

Prof.(Dr.) Ganapati Dadasaheb Yadav -Science & Engineering -Maharashtra

 

Smt. (Prof.) Veena Tandon -Science & Engineering -Meghalaya

 

Shri Onkar Nath Srivastava Science and Engineering -Uttar Pradesh

 

Ms. Sunita Krishnan -Social Work -Andhra PradeshList-of-Padma-Shri Winners 2016

 

Shri Ajoy Kumar Dutta -Social Work -Assam

 

Shri M. Pandit Dasa- Social Work -Karnataka

 

Shri P. P. Gopinathan Nair -Social Work -Kerala

 

Smt. Madeleine Herman de Blic -Social Work -Puducherry

 

Shri Srinivasan Damal Kandalai -Social work- Tamil Nadu

 

Shri Sudhakar Olwe -Social Work -Maharashtra

 

Dr. T.V. Narayana -Social Work -Telangana

 

Shri Arunachalam Murugantham -Social Work -Tamil Nadu

 

Ms. Deepika Kumari -Sports-Archery -Jharkhand

 

Shri Sushil Doshi -Sports-commentary -Madhya Pradesh

 

Shri Mahesh Sharma- Trade & Industry- Delhi

 

Shri Saurabh Srivastava- Trade & Industry- Delhi

 

Shri Dilip Sanghvi -Trade & Industry -Maharashtra

 

Dr. Keki Hormusji Gharda- Trade & Industry- Maharashtra

 

Late Shri Prakash Chand Surana (Posthumous) -Art -Classical Music- Rajasthan

 

Late Shri Saeed Jaffrey- (NRI/PIO/Posthumous) Art-Cinema -UK

 

Shri Michael Postel -(Foreigner) Art-Archaeology- France

 

Shri Salman Amin Sal Khan (NRI/PIO) -Literature & Education -USA

 

Smt. Hui Lan Zhang (Foreigner) -Others-Yoga -China

 

Shri Predrag K. Nikic (Foreigner)- Others-Yoga- Serbia

 

Dr. Sundar Aditya Menon (NRI/PIO) – Social Work -UAE

 

Shri Ajaypal Singh Banga (NRI/PIO) -Trade & Industry -USA

 

 

 

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