Padma Award 2020: Padma Shri Awards introduced, Padma Vibhushan to Jaitley, Sushma and George Fernandez, see full record

by Jeremy Spirogis
Padma Award 2020: Padma Shri Awards announced, Padma Vibhushan to Jaitley, Sushma and George Fernandez, see full list

Padma Award 2020: Former Union Ministers-Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj and George Fernandes, Olympic boxer Mary Kom, former Prime Minister of Mauritius Anirudh Jagannath have been awarded the Padma Vibhushan on Republic Day this 12 months. The officers gave this info on Saturday. According to officers, former Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar, industrialists Anand Mahindra and Venu Srinivasan, Olympic badminton participant PV Sindhu, former Nagaland Chief Minister SC Jamir and Jammu and Kashmir Muzaffar Hussain Baig have been awarded the Padma Bhushan.

The officers mentioned that Jaitley, Swaraj and Parrikar have been given Padmavibhushan posthumously. <! –

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                 According to officers, seven distinguished personalities have been chosen for Padma Vibhushan on the event of 71st Republic Day this 12 months, whereas 16 have been chosen for Padma Bhushan and 118 for Padma Shri. Manoj Das, Balkrishna Doshi, SC Jamir, Anil Prakash Joshi and Jagdish Seth will probably be awarded the Padma Bhushan Adornment. Six-time world champion boxer MC Marikam acquired the second highest civilian award of the nation on Saturday for 'Padma Vibhushan' and badminton participant PV Sindhu was elected for the Padma Bhushan Award.

Eight gamers chosen for Padma Awards
A complete of eight gamers have been chosen for the Padma Awards, by which six names have been introduced for Padma Shri. The authorities introduced the Padma awardees on the eve of the 71st Republic Day. Thirty-six-year-old boxer Mary Kom can also be a member of the Rajya Sabha. He has received a bronze medal on the 2012 London Olympics along with turning into world champion six occasions in his illustrious profession. Twenty-four-year-old Sindhu received a silver medal on the Rio Olympics in 2016 and is the one Indian participant to change into a world champion. Sindhu, who received gold final 12 months within the World Championship, has additionally received two silver and bronze medals on this prestigious event.

Six names introduced for Padma Shri award
The six names introduced for the Padma Shri award embrace cricketer Zaheer Khan, Indian girls's hockey captain Rani Rampal, former hockey participant M.P. Ganesh, shooter Jeetu Rai, former Indian girls's soccer captain Onam Bembeem Devi and archer Tarundeep Rai. This 12 months, seven distinguished personalities have been chosen for Padma Vibhushan, 16 for Padma Bhushan and 118 for Padma Shri.

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