Padma Awards - one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, , and . The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, , 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 every year.

2. These awards are conferred by the President of at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan usually around March/ April every year. This year the has approved conferment of 127 Padma Awards including one duo case (counted as one) as per the list below. The list comprises of 2 Padma Vibhushan, 24 Padma Bhushan and 101 Padma Shri Awardees. 27 of the Awardees are women and the list also includes 10 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs and Posthumous Awardees.

Padma Vibhushan

Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile 1. Dr. Raghunath A. Mashelkar Science and Engineering 2. Shri B.K.S. Iyengar Others- Maharashtra

Padma Bhushan

Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile

1. Prof. Art - Painting 2. Begum Art - Classical Singing Maharashtra 3. Shri T.H. Vinayakram Art - Ghatam Artist 4. Shri Kamala Haasan Art-Cinema Tamil Nadu 5. Justice Public Affairs 6. Prof. Science and Engineering 7. Prof. Science and Engineering Maharashtra 8. Dr. Madappa Mahadevappa Science and Engineering Karnataka 9. Dr. Science and Engineering Delhi 10. Dr. Science and Engineering Delhi 11. Dr. Radhakrishnan Koppillil Science and Engineering Karnataka 12. Dr. Literature and Education Delhi 13. Ms. Literature and Education Delhi 14. Dr. Dhirubhai Thaker Literature and Education Gujarat 15. Shri Ramasamy Thevar Literature and Education Tamil Nadu 16. Shri Literature and Education 17. Shri Sports - 18. Shri Sports - Tennis Maharashtra 19. Shri Vijayendra Kaul Civil Service Delhi 20. Late Justice Jagdish Sharan Verma Public Affairs # Andhra Pradesh 21. Late Dr. Anumolu Science and Engineering # 22. Prof. Literature and Education * Prof. Lloyd I. Rudolph Literature and Education USA*$ 23. Prof. Susanne H. Rudolph Literature and Education USA*$ 24. Dr. (Smt.) Medicine - Delhi

Padma Shri

Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile

1. Shri Art - Theatre Andhra Pradesh 2. Ms. Nayana Apte Joshi Art - Maharashtra 3. Art - Instrumental Music - Himachal Shri Pauna Manjha Pradesh 4. Ms. Art - Film 5. Prof. Art - Sculptor Delhi 6. Shri Art - Painting West Bengal 7. Smt. Art - Manipuri Dance 8. Shri Art - Instrumental Music - Tabla Maharashtra 9. Smt Rani Art - West Bengal 10. Jammu & Shri Art - Theatre Kashmir 11. Art - Instrumental Music- Ustad Moinuddin Khan Sarangi Player 12. Ms. Art - Odishi Dance Delhi 13. Shri Art - Painting Delhi 14. Shri Art - Film Animation Maharashtra 15. Shri Art - Sand Artist Orissa 16. Shri Art - Cinema and Theatre Maharashtra 17. Shri Wendell Augustine Rodricks Art - Fashion Designing Goa 18. Prof. Kalamandalam Sathyabhama Art – Mohini Attam 19. Shri Anuj (Ramanuj) Sharma Art - Performing Art Chhattisgarh 20. Shri Art - Film Tamil Nadu 21. Ms. Art-Bengali Cinema West Bengal 22. Ms. Art- Script Writing Maharashtra 23. Ms. Art-Cinema Maharashtra 24. Smt. Durga Jain Social Work Maharashtra 25. Dr. Rama Rao Anumolu Social Work Andhra Pradesh 26. Dr. Brahm Dutt Social Work 27. Shri Mukul Chandra Goswami Social Work 28. Shri J.L. Kaul Social Work Delhi 29. Shri Mathurbhai Madhabhai Savani Social Work Gujarat 30. Jammu and Shri Tashi Tondup Public Affairs Kashmir 31. Dr. Hasmukh Chamanlal Shah Public Affairs Gujarat 32. Shri Science and Engineering Maharashtra 33. Shri Madhavan Chandradathan Science and Engineering Kerala 34. Prof. Sushanta Kumar Dattagupta Science and Engineering West Bengal 35. Dr. Bhushan Grover Science and Engineering Maharashtra 36. Prof. Eluvathingal Devassy Jemmis Science and Engineering Karnataka 37. Shri Ramkrishna V. Hosur Science and Engineering Maharashtra 38. Dr. Science and Engineering Tamil Nadu 39. Dr. Malapaka Yajneswara Science and Engineering Andhra Pradesh Satyanarayana Prasad 40. Shri Kiran Kumar Alur Seelin Science and Engineering Gujarat 41. Dr. Science and Engineering Delhi 42. Prof. Vinod Kumar Singh Science and Engineering Madhya Pradesh 43. Dr. Science and Engineering Andhra Pradesh 44. Ramaswamy R. Iyer Science and Engineering Delhi 45. Dr. Science and Engineering West Bengal 46. Shri Ravi Kumar Narra Trade and Industry Andhra Pradesh 47. Shri Rajesh Saraiya Trade and Industry Maharashtra 48. Ms. Mallika Srinivasan Trade and Industry Tamil Nadu 49. Shri Pratap Govindrao Pawar Trade and Industry Maharashtra 50. Dr. Kiritkumar Mansukhlal Acharya Medicine - Dermatology Gujarat 51. Dr. Medicine - Cardiology Uttar Pradesh 52. Prof. (Dr.) Indra Chakravarty Medicine - Health & Hygiene West Bengal 53. Dr. Ramakant Krishnaji Deshpande Medicine - Oncology Maharashtra 54. Prof. (Dr.) Medicine - Chest Haryana 55. Prof. Medicine - Opthalmology Haryana 56. Prof. (Dr.) Daya Kishore Hazra Medicine Uttar Pradesh 57. Prof. (Dr.) Thenumgal Poulose Jacob Medicine - Vascular Surgery Tamil Nadu 58. Prof. (Dr.) Shashank R. Joshi Medicine - Endocrinology Maharashtra 59. Prof. Hakim Syed Khaleefathullah Medicine - Unani Medicine Tamil Nadu 60. Dr. Medicine - ENT Surgeory Maharashtra 61. Dr. Medicine - oncology Delhi 62. Dr. Medicine 63. Dr. M. Subhadra Nair Medicine - Gyneacology Kerala 64. Dr. Medicine - Rajasthan 65. Dr. Medicine - Surgery Haryana 66. Dr. Medicine - Neurology Uttar Pradesh 67. Dr. Medicine - Orthopaedics Delhi Medicine - Reproductive 68. Dr. Kamini A. Rao Karnataka Medicine 69. Dr. Medicine - Surgery Andhra Pradesh 70. Prof. Prakash Upadhyaya Medicine - Punjab 71. Prof. (Dr.) Medicine - Dental Science Delhi 72. Dr. J.S. Titiyal Medicine- Opthalmology Delhi 73. Dr. Medicine- Cardiology Delhi 74. Dr. Surbrat Kumar Acharya Medicine- Gastroentrology Delhi 75. Dr. Medicine-Oncology Delhi 76. Dr. Naheed Abidi Literature and Education Uttar Pradesh 77. Prof. Literature and Education Delhi 78. Shri Chhakchhuak Chhuanvawra Literature and Education Mizoram 79. Shri Keki N. Daruwalla Literature and Education Delhi 80. Prof. Ganesh Narayandas Devi Literature and Education Gujarat 81. Prof. Literature and Education Andhra Pradesh 82. Jammu and Prof. (Dr.) Literature and Education Kashmir 83. Smt. Jafa Literature and Education Delhi 84. Prof. Literature and Education Delhi 85. Dr. Waikhom Gojen Meeitei Literature and Education Manipur 86. Shri Vishnu Narayanan Namboothiri Literature and Education Kerala 87. Prof. Literature and Education Delhi 88. Dr. (Mrs.) P. Kilemsungla Literature and Education Nagaland 89. Ms. Sports - Cricket Delhi 90. Ms. Sports - Kabbadi Haryana 91. Shri Love Raj Singh Dharmshaktu Sports - Mountaineering Delhi 92. Ms. Dipika Rebecca Pallikal Sports - Squash Tamil Nadu 93. Shri H. Boniface Prabhu Sports - Wheelchair Tennis Karnataka 94. Shri Sports - Cricket Haryana 95. Smt. Sports - Mountaineering Haryana 96. Ms Parveen Talha Civil Service Uttar Pradesh 97. Late Dr. Narendra Achyut Dabholkar Social Work Maharashtra# 98. Shri Mago Trade and Industry USA* 99. Dr. Siddharth Mukherjee Medicine-Oncology USA* 100. Dr. Medicine - Biomedical Research USA* 101. Dr. Literature and Education *

Note: * indicates awardees in the category of Foreigners / NRIs/ PIOs. # indicates awardees in the posthumous category. $ indicates one duo case. (treated as one award.)