Central Government Anounced Padma Awards to 104 Members
Central Government anounced Padma Awards, the country’s highest civilian awards, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The awards are given in all 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 for 9, Padma bhushan for 20, and Padma shri for 75.