List of Padma awardees 2017

The list of the Padma awards is out,The Padma Vibhushan is the second-highest civilian award of the Republic of India, preceded by Bharat Ratna and followed by Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri (also Padmashree) is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan. Awarded by the Government of India, it is announced every year on India’s Republic Day. This Year both Padma Vibhushan and Padma Shri awards given are as follows:

                                                             PADMA VIBHUSHAN

Sl. No
Name
Field
State
1.                  
Shri K J Yesudas
Art-Music
Kerala
2.                  
Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev
Others-Spiritualism
Tamil Nadu
3.                  
Shri Sharad Pawar
Public Affairs
Maharashtra
4.                  
Shri Murli
Manohar Joshi
Public Affairs
Uttar Pradesh
5.                  
Prof. Udipi
Ramachandra Rao
Science &
Engineering
Karnataka
6.                  
Late Shri Sunder
Lal Patwa (Posthumous)
Public Affairs
Madhya Pradesh
7.                  
Late Shri PA
Sangma
(Posthumous)
Public Affairs
Meghalaya
Padma Bhushan
Sl. No.
Name
Field
State
8.                  
Shri Vishwa Mohan
Bhatt
Art-Music
Rajasthan
9.                  
Prof. (Dr.) Devi
Prasad Dwivedi
Literature &
Education
Uttar Pradesh
10.              
Shri Tehemton
Udwadia
Medicine
Maharashtra
11.              
Shri Ratna Sundar
Maharaj
Others-Spiritualism
Gujarat
12.              
Swami Niranjana
Nanda Saraswati
Others-Yoga
Bihar
13.              
H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn (Foreigner)
Literature & Education
Thailand
14.              
Late Shri Cho Ramaswamy (Posthumous)
Literature & Education –Journalism
Tamil Nadu
           
Padma Shri 
Sl. No
Name
Field
State
15.              
Smt. Basanti
Bisht
Art-Music
Uttarakhand
16.              
Shri Chemanchery
Kunhiraman Nair
Art-Dance
Kerala
17.              
Smt. Aruna
Mohanty
Art-Dance
Odisha
18.              
Smt. Bharathi
Vishnuvardhan
Art-Cinema
Karnataka
19.              
Shri Sadhu Meher
Art-Cinema
Odisha
20.              
Shri T K Murthy
Art-Music
Tamil Nadu
21.              
Shri Laishram
Birendrakumar Singh
Art-Music
Manipur
22.              
Shri Krishna Ram Chaudhary
Art-Music
Uttar Pradesh
23.              
Smt. Baoa Devi
Art-Painting
Bihar
24.              
Shri Tilak Gitai
Art-Painting
Rajasthan
25.              
Dr. Prof. Aekka
Yadagiri Rao
Art-Sculpture
Telangana
26.              
Shri Jitendra
Haripal
Art-Music
Odisha
27.              
Shri Kailash Kher
Art-Music
Maharashtra
28.              
Smt. Parassala B
Ponnammal
Art-Music
Kerala
29.              
Smt. Sukri
Bommagowda
Art-Music
Karnataka
30.              
Shri Mukund Nayak
Art-Music
Jharkhand
31.              
Shri Purushottam
Upadhyay
Art-Music
Gujarat
32.              
Smt. Anuradha Paudwal
Art-Music
Maharashtra
33.              
Shri Wareppa Naba
Nil
Art-Theatre
Manipur
34.              
Shri Tripuraneni
Hanuman Chowdary
Civil Service
Telangana
35.              
Shri T.K. Viswanathan
Civil Service
Haryana
36.              
Shri Kanwal Sibal
Civil Service
Delhi
37.              
Shri Birkha Bahadur Limboo Muringla
Literature & Education
Sikkim
38.              
Smt. Eli Ahmed
Literature & Education
Assam
39.              
Dr. Narendra
Kohli
Literature &
Education
Delhi
40.              
Prof. G.
Venkatasubbiah
Literature &
Education 
Karnataka
41.              
Shri Akkitham
Achyuthan Namboothiri
Literature &
Education
Kerala
42.              
Shri Kashi Nath
Pandita
Literature &
Education
Jammu &
Kashmir
43.              
Shri Chamu
Krishna Shastry
Literature &
Education
Delhi
44.              
Shri Harihar
Kripalu Tripathi
Literature &
Education
Uttar Pradesh
45.              
Shri Michel
Danino
Literature &
Education
Tamil Nadu
46.              
Shri Punam Suri
Literature &
Education
Delhi
47.              
Shri VG Patel
Literature &
Education
Gujarat
48.              
Smt. V
Koteswaramma
Literature &
Education
Andhra Pradesh
49.              
Shri Balbir Dutt
Literature &
Education-Journalism
Jharkhand
50.              
Smt. Bhawana
Somaaya
Literature &
Education-Journalism
Maharashtra
51.              
Shri Vishnu Pandya
Literature &
Education-Journalism
Gujarat
52.              
Dr. Subroto Das
Medicine
Gujarat
53.              
Dr. (Smt.) Bhakti
Yadav
Medicine
Madhya Pradesh
54.              
Dr. Mohammed Abdul Waheed
Medicine
Telangana
55.              
Dr. Madan Madhav
Godbole
Medicine
Uttar Pradesh
56.              
Dr. Devendra
Dayabhai Patel
Medicine
Gujarat
57.              
Prof. Harkishan
Singh
Medicine
Chandigarh
58.              
Dr. Mukut Minz
Medicine
Chandigarh
59.              
Shri Arun Kumar
Sharma
Others-Archaeology
Chhattisgarh
60.              
Shri Sanjeev
Kapoor
Others-Culinary
Maharashtra
61.              
Smt. Meenakshi Amma
Others-Martial Art
Kerala
62.              
Shri Genabhai
Dargabhai Patel
Others-Agriculture
Gujarat
63.              
Shri Chandrakant
Pithawa
Science &
Engineering
Telangana
64.              
Prof. Ajoy Kumar
Ray
Science &
Engineering
West Bengal
65.              
Shri Chintakindi
Mallesham
Science &
Engineering
Andhra Pradesh
66.              
Shri Jitendra
Nath Goswami
Science &
Engineering
Assam
67.              
Shri Daripalli
Ramaiah
Social Work
Telangana
68.              
Shri Girish
Bhardwaj
Social Work
Karnataka
69.              
Shri Karimul Hak
Social Work
West Bengal
70.              
Shri Bipin
Ganatra
Social Work
West Bengal
71.              
Smt. Nivedita
Raghunath Bhide
Social work
Tamil Nadu
72.              
Shri Appasaheb Dharmadhikari
Social Work
Maharashtra
73.              
Baba Balbir Singh
Seechewal
Social Work
Punjab
74.              
Shri Virat Kohli
Sports-Cricket
Delhi
75.              
Shri Shekar Naik
Sports-Cricket
Karnataka
76.              
Shri Vikasa Gowda
Sports-Discus
Throw
Karnataka
77.              
Smt. Deepa Malik
Sports-Athletics
Haryana
78.              
Shri Mariyappan
Thangavelu
Sports-Athletics
Tamil Nadu
79.              
Smt. Dipa
Karmakar
Sports-Gymnastics
Tripura
80.              
Shri P R
Shreejesh
Sports-Hockey
Kerala
81.              
Smt. Sakshi Malik
Sports-Wrestling
Haryana
82.              
Shri Mohan Reddy
Venkatrama Bodanapu
Trade &
Industry
Telangana
83.              
Shri Imrat Khan
 (NRI/PIO)
Art-Music
USA
84.              
Shri Anant Agarwal
(NRI/PIO)
Literature &
Education
USA
85.              
Shri H.R. Shah
(NRI/PIO)
Literature & Education-Journalism
USA
86.              
Late (Smt.)
Suniti Solomon
(Posthumous)
Medicine
Tamil Nadu
87.              
Shri Asoke Kumar
Bhattacharyya
(Posthumous)
Others-Archaeology
West Bengal
88.              
Dr. Mapuskar
(Posthumous)
Social Work
Maharashtra
89.              
Smt. Anuradha
Koirala (Foreigner)
Social Work
Nepal

Source- The Hindu

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