Padma awards for 2019 announced: Here is the full list of awardees
Organiser   25-Jan-2019




President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday conferred the Padma Awards to 112 people from various disciplines. The awards were conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri.

Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, 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 Republic Day every year.
 
These awards are conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan usually around March/ April every year. This year the President of India has approved conferment of 112 Padma Awards including one duo case (in a duo case, the Award is counted as one) as per list below. The list comprises 4 Padma Vibhushan, 14 Padma Bhushan and 94 Padma Shri Awards. 21 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 11 persons from the category of Foreigners/NRI/PIO/OCI, 3 Posthumous awardees and 1 transgender person.
 

PADMA VIBHUSHAN (4)

S.No

Name

Field

State

1.

Ms. Teejan Bai

Art-Vocals-Folk

Chhattisgarh

2.

Shri Ismail Omar Guelleh (Foreigner)

Public Affairs

Djibouti

3.

Shri Anilkumar Manibhai Naik

Trade & Industry-Infrastructure

Maharashtra

4.

Shri Balwant Moreshwar Purandare

Art-Acting-Theatre

Maharashtra


PADMA BHUSHAN- (14)

S.No

Name

Field

State

5.

Shri John Chambers

(Foreigner)

Trade & Industry-Technology

USA

6.

Shri Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa

Public Affairs

Punjab

7.

Shri Pravin Gordhan

(Foreigner)

Public Affairs

South Africa

8.

Shri Mahashay Dharam Pal Gulati

Trade & Industry-Food Processing

Delhi

9.

Shri Darshan Lal Jain

Social Work

Haryana

10.

Shri Ashok Laxmanrao Kukade

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Maharashtra

11.

Shri Kariya Munda

Public Affairs

Jharkhand

12.

Shri Budhaditya Mukherjee

Art-Music-Sitar

West Bengal

13.

Shri Mohanlal Viswanathan Nair

Art-Acting-Film

Kerala

14.

Shri S Nambi Narayan

Science & Engineering-Space

Kerala

15.

Shri Kuldip Nayar

(Posthumous)

Literature & Education (Journalism)

Delhi

16.

Ms. Bachendri Pal

Sports-Mountaineering

Uttarakhand

17.

Shri V K Shunglu

Civil Service

Delhi

18.

Shri Hukumdev Narayan Yadav

Public Affairs

Bihar


PADMA SHRI- (94)

S.No

Name

Field

State

19.

Shri Rajeshwar Acharya

Art-Vocal-Hindustani

Uttar Pradesh

20.

Shri Bangaru Adigalar

Others-Spiritualism

Tamil Nadu

21.

Shri Illias Ali

Medicine-Surgery

Assam

22.

Shri Manoj Bajpayee

Art-Acting-Films

Maharashtra

23.

Shri Uddhab Kumar Bharali

Science & Engineering-Grassroots Innovation

Assam

24.

Shri Omesh Kumar Bharti

Medicine-Rabies

Himachal Pradesh

25.

Shri Pritam Bhartwan

Art-Vocals-Folk

Uttarakhand

26.

Shri Jyoti Bhatt

Art-Painting

Gujarat

27.

Shri Dilip Chakravarty

Others-Archaeology

Delhi

28.

Shri Mammen Chandy

Medicine-Hematology

West Bengal

29.

Shri Swapan Chaudhuri

Art-Music-Tabla

West Bengal

30.

Shri Kanwal Singh Chauhan

Others-Agriculture

Haryana

31.

Shri Sunil Chhetri

Sports-Football

Telangana

32.

Shri Dinyar Contractor

Art-Acting-Theatre

Maharashtra

33.

Ms. Muktaben Pankajkumar Dagli

Social Work-Divyang Welfare

Gujarat

34.

Shri Babulal Dahiya

Others-Agriculture

Madhya Pradesh

35.

Shri Thanga Darlong


Art-Music-Flute

Tripura

36.

Shri Prabhu Deva

Art-Dance

Karnataka

37.

Ms. Rajkumari Devi

Others-Agriculture

Bihar

38.

Ms. Bhagirathi Devi

Public Affairs

Bihar

39.

Shri Baldev Singh Dhillon

Science & Engineering-Agriculture

Punjab

40.

Ms. Harika Dronavalli

Sports-Chess

Andhra Pradesh

41.

Ms. Godawari Dutta

Art-Painting

Bihar

42.

Shri Gautam Gambhir

Sports-Cricket

Delhi

43.

Ms. Draupadi Ghimiray

Social Work-Divyang Welfare

Sikkim

44.

Ms. Rohini Godbole

Science & Engineering-Nuclear

Karnataka

45.

Shri Sandeep Guleria

Medicine-Surgery

Delhi

46.

Shri Pratap Singh Hardia

Medicine- Ophthmology

Madhya Pradesh

47.

Shri Bulu Imam

Social Work-Culture

Jharkhand

48.

Ms. Friederike Irina

(Foreigner)

Social Work-Animal Welfare

Germany

49.

Shri Joravarsinh Jadav

Art-Dance Folk

Gujarat

50.

Shri S Jaishankar

Civil Service

Delhi

51.

Shri Narsingh Dev Jamwal

Literature & Education

Jammu & Kashmir

52.

Shri Fayaz Ahmad Jan

Art-Craft-Papier Mache

Jammu & Kashmir

53.

Shri K G Jayan

Art-Music-Bhakti

Kerala

54.

Shri Subhash Kak

(Foreigner)

Science & Engineering-Technology

USA

55.

Shri Sharath Kamal

Sports-Table Tennis

Tamil Nadu

56.

Shri Rajani Kant

Social Work

Uttar Pradesh

57.

Shri Sudam Kate

Medicine-Sickle Cell

Maharashtra

58.

Shri Waman Kendre

Art-Acting-Theatre

Maharashtra

59.

Shri Kader Khan

(Posthumous-Foreigner)

Art-Acting-Films

Canada

60.

Shri Abdul Gafur Khatri

Art-Painting

Gujarat

61.

Shri Ravindra Kolhe (Duo)*

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Maharashtra

Ms. Smita Kolhe (Duo)*

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Maharashtra

62.

Ms. Bombayla Devi Laishram

Sports-Archery

Manipur

63.

Shri Kailash Madbaiya

Literature & Education

Madhya Pradesh

64.

Shri Ramesh Babaji Maharaj

Social Work-Animal Welfare

Uttar Pradesh

65.

Shri Vallabhbhai Vasrambhai Marvaniya

Others-Agriculture

Gujarat

66.

Ms. Gita Mehta

(Foreigner)

Literature & Education

USA

67.

Shri Shadab Mohammad

Medicine-Dentistry

Uttar Pradesh

68.

Shri K K Muhammed

Others-Archaeology

Kerala

69.

Shri Shyama Prasad Mukherjee

Medicine-Affordable Healthcare

Jharkhand

70.

Shri Daitari Naik

Social Work

Odisha

71.

Shri Shankar Mahadevan Narayan

Art-Vocals-Films

Maharashtra

72.

Shri Shantanu Narayen

(Foreigner)

Trade & Industry-Technology

USA

73.

Nartaki Natraj

Art-Dance-Bharatnatyam

Tamil Nadu

74.

Shri Tsering Norboo

Medicine-Surgery

Jammu & Kashmir

75.

Shri Anup Ranjan Pandey

Art-Music

Chhattisgarh

76.

Shri Jagdish Prasad Parikh

Others-Agriculture

Rajasthan

77.

Shri Ganpatbhai Patel

(Foreigner)

Literature & Education

USA

78.

Shri Bimal Patel

Others-Architecture

Gujarat

79.

Shri Hukumchand Patidar

Others-Agriculture

Rajasthan

80.

Shri Harvinder Singh Phoolka

Public Affairs

Punjab

81.

Ms. Madurai Chinna Pillai

Social Work-Microfinance

Tamil Nadu

82.

Ms. Tao Porchon-Lynch

(Foreigner)

Others-Yoga

USA

83.

Ms. Kamala Pujhari

Others-Agriculture

Odisha

84.

Shri Bajrang Punia

Sports-Wrestling

Haryana

85.

Shri Jagat Ram

Medicine-Ophthalmology

Chandigarh

86.

Shri R V Ramani

Medicine-Ophthalmology

Tamil Nadu

87.

Shri Devarapalli Prakash Rao

Social Work-Affordable Education

Odisha

88.

Shri Anup Sah

Art-Photography

Uttarakhand

89.

Ms. Milena Salvini

(Foreigner)

Art-Dance-Kathakali

France

90.

Shri Nagindas Sanghavi

Literature & Education-Journalism

Maharashtra

91.

Shri Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry

Art-Lyrics

Telangana

92.

Shri Shabbir Sayyad

Social Work-Animal Welfare

Maharashtra

93.

Shri Mahesh Sharma

Social Work-Tribal Welfare

Madhya Pradesh

94.

Shri Mohammad Hanif Khan Shastri

Literature & Education

Delhi

95.

Shri Brijesh Kumar Shukla

Literature & Education

Uttar Pradesh

96.

Shri Narendra Singh

Others-Animal Husbandry

Haryana

97.

Ms. Prashanti Singh

Sports-Basketball

Uttar Pradesh

98.

Shri Sultan Singh

Others-Animal Husbandry

Haryana

99.

Shri Jyoti Kumar Sinha

Social Work-Affordable Education

Bihar

100.

Shri Anandan Sivamani

Art-Music

Tamil Nadu

101.

Ms. Sharada Srinivasan

Others-Archaeology

Karnataka

102.

Shri Devendra Swarup

(Posthumous)

Literature & Education-Journalism

Uttar Pradesh

103.

Shri Ajay Thakur

Sports-Kabaddi

Himachal Pradesh

104.

Shri Rajeev Tharanath

Art-Music-Sarod

Karnataka

105.

Ms. Saalumarada Thimmakka

Social Work-Environment

Karnataka

106.

Ms. Jamuna Tudu

Social Work-Environment

Jharkhand

107.

Shri Bharat Bhushan Tyagi

Others-Agriculture

Uttar Pradesh

108.

Shri Ramaswami Venkataswami

Medicine-Surgery

Tamil Nadu

109.

Shri Ram Saran Verma

Others-Agriculture

Uttar Pradesh

110.

Shri Swami Vishudhananda

Others-Spiritualism

Kerala

111.

Shri Hiralal Yadav

Art-Vocals-Folk

Uttar Pradesh

112.

Shri Venkateswara Rao Yadlapalli

Others-Agriculture

Andhra Pradesh