NEW DELHI

: This is the list of Padma awardees of 2007. It was released well past midnight on Thursday, January 25.

Padma Vibhushan

Prof. (Dr.) Balu Sankaran, Medicine, Delhi; Fali Sam Nariman, Public Affairs; Khushwant Singh, Literature and Education; N.N. Vohra, Civil Service; Naresh Chandra, Civil Service; Justice (Retd.) P.N. Bhagwati, Public Affairs; Raja Rao (posthumous), Literature and Education, U.S.; Dr. Raja Jesudoss Chelliah, Public Affairs, Tamil Nadu; Sudarshan Erinackal Chandy George, Science and Engineering, U.S.; Dr. V. Krishnamurthy, Civil Service.

Padma Bhushan

Prof. Bhikhu Parekh, Literature and Education, U.K.; Chandra Prasad Saikia (posthumous), Literature and Education, Assam; Smt. Ela Gandhi, Public Affairs, South Africa; Rev. Father Gabriel, Literature and Education, Kerala; Gopaldas Neeraj, Literature and Education, U.P.; Dr. Gurcharan Singh Kalkat, Science and Engineering, Chandigarh; Ms. Indra Nooyi, Trade and Industry, U.S.; Jamshed J. Irani, Trade and Industry, Maharashtra; Javed Jan Nisaar Akhtar, Literature and Education, Maharashtra; Jeffrey D. Sachs, Literature and Education, U.S.; Justice K.T. Thomas, Public Affairs, Kerala; Kavalam Narayan Panikkar, Art, Kerala; Captain L.Z. Sailo, Literature and Education, Mizoram; Dr. Manju Sharma, Science and Engineering, Delhi; Dr. N. Mahalingam, Trade and Industry, Tamil Nadu; O. Suzuki, Trade and Industry, Japan; Dr. Prithipal Singh Maini, Medicine, Delhi; Pandit Rajan Misra, Art, Delhi; Ramankutty Nair, Art, Kerala; Pandit Sajan Misra, Art, Delhi; Dr. Saroj Ghose, Science and Engineering, West Bengal; Dr. Shiv Kumar Sarin, Medicine, Delhi; Prof. (Vaidya) Shriram Sharma, Medicine, Maharashtra; Somnath Hore (posthumous), Art, West Bengal; Sunil Bharti Mittal, Trade and Industry; Syed Haider Raza, Art, France; Hakim Syed Mohammad Sharfuddin Quadri, Medicine, West Bengal; Prof. T.N. Srinivasan, Literature and Education, U.S.; Prof. Tapan Ray Chaudhuri, Literature and Education, U.K.; Tyeb Mehta, Art, Maharashtra; Dr. (Smt.) V. Mohini Giri, Social Work; Dr. Vilayanur Ramachandaran, Science and Engineering, U.S.

Padma Shri

A. Sivasailam, Trade and Industry, Tamil Nadu; Dr. Adya Prasad Mishra, Literature and Education, U.P.; Amitav Ghosh, Literature and Education, U.S.; Ananda M. Chakrabarty, Science and Engineering, U.S.; Dr. (Smt.) Ananda Shankar Jayant, Art, Andhra Pradesh; Dr. Anoop Misra, Medicine, Delhi; Dr. Ashok Kumar Hemal, Medicine, Delhi; Astad Aderbad Deboo, Art, Maharashtra; Dr. Atul Kumar, Medicine, Delhi; Dr. B. Paul Thaliath, Medicine, U.P.; Dr. Bakul Harshadrai Dholakia, Literature and Education, Gujarat; Balbir Singh, Medicine, Delhi; Dr. Baldev Raj, Science and Engineering; Bharath Balachandra Menon, Art, Kerala; Prof. Devindra Rahinwal (posthumous), Social Work, Uttarakhand; Prof. (Dr.) Dilip K. Biswas, Science and Engineering, Delhi; Gajendra Narayan Singh, Art, Bihar; Geeta Chandran, Art, Delhi; Giriraj Kishore, Literature and Education, U.P.; Rajmata Goverdan Kumarri, Art, Gujarat; Dr. Harpinder Singh Chawla, Medicine, Chandigarh; Jeev Milkha Singh, Sports, Punjab; Dr. K.R. Palaniswamy, Medicine, Tamil Nadu; Khalid Zaheer, Social Work, Uttarakhand; Dr. Kharak Singh Valdiya, Science and Engineering, Karnataka; Kiran Karnik, Science and Engineering; Ms. Koneru Humpy, Sports, Andhra Pradesh; Dr. Lalit Pande, Environment Protection, Uttarakhand; Louis Remo Fernandes, Art, Goa; Dr. M. Mohan Babu, Art, Andhra Pradesh; Dr. Mahadev Prasad Pandey, Literature and Education, Chhattisgarh; Dr. Mahipal S. Sachdev, Medicine, Delhi; Dr. Manjunath Cholenahally Nanjappa, Medicine, Karnataka; Dr. Mayilvahanan Natarajan, Medicine, Tamil Nadu; Ms. Meenakshi Gopinath, Literature and Education, Delhi; Ms. Miriam L'vovna Salganik, Literature and Education, Russia; Dr. Mohsin Wali, Medicine, Delhi; Mujtaba Hussain, Literature and Education, Andhra Pradesh; Prof. Mushirul Hassan, Literature and Education, Delhi; Ms. Naina Lal Kidwai, Trade and Industry, Maharashtra; Dr. Narmada Prasad Gupta, Medicine, Delhi; Smt. Neelamani Devi, Art, Manipur; P. Gopinathan, Art, Kerala; P.R. Thilagam, Art, Tamil Nadu; Shri Pannuru Sripathy, Art, Andhra Pradesh; Dr. Perumalsamy Namperumalsamy, Medicine, Tamil Nadu; Prof. (Smt.) Pratibha Ray, Literature and Education, Orissa; Smt. Pushpa Hans, Art, Delhi; Rabinder Gokaldas Ahuja, Sea Cadet Corps Management, Maharashtra; Rajinder Gupta, Trade and Industry, Punjab; Dr. Ravi Narayan Bastia, Science and Engineering, Maharashtra;

Late Shri Ravindra Dayal, Literature & Education, Delhi; Prof. Rostislav Borisovich Rybakov, Literature and Education, Russia; Ms. Runa Banerjee, Social Work, U.P.; S. Dhakshinamurthy Pillai, Art, Tamil Nadu; Sister S.M. Cyril, Social Work, Ireland; Smt. Shanti Hiranand, Art, Delhi; Smt. Shashikala Jawalkar, Art, Maharashtra; Prof. (Dr.) Shekhar Pathak, Literature and Education, Uttarakhand; Dr. Sheo Bhagwan Tibrewal, Medicine, U.K.; Sonam Skalzang, Art, Jammu & Kashmir; Sonam Tshering Lepcha, Art, Sikkim; Prof. Sudhir Kumar Sopory, Science and Engineering, Haryana; Dr. Sukumar Azhikode, Literature and Education, Kerala; Shri Sushil Gupta, Social Work, Delhi; Dr.(Ms.) Syeda Saiyidain Hameed, Public Affairs, Delhi; T.S. Rangarajan alias Kavingar Vaali, Literature and Education, Tamil Nadu; Ms. Tarla Dalal, Cookery, Maharashtra; Ms. Teesta Setalvad, Public Affairs; Dr. (Smt.) Temsula Ao, Literature and Education, Assam; Dr. Thanu Padmanabhan, Science and Engineering, Maharashtra; Dr. Thekkethil Kochandy Alex, Science and Engineering, Karnataka; Thingbaijam Babu Singh, Art, Manipur; Lama Thupten Phuntsok, Social Work, Arunachal Pradesh; Valayapatti A.R. Subramaniam, Art, Tamil Nadu; Vijaydan Detha, Literature and Education, Rajasthan; Vikram Seth, Literature and Education, U.K.; Waman Thakre, Art, Madhya Pradesh; Dr. Yusufkhan Mohamadkhan Pathan, Literature and Education, Maharashtra. PTI

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