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A look at Bharat Ratna, Padma awardees 2015

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President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday conferred Bharat Ratna, country's highest civilian award, on acclaimed educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya. On Friday, former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was conferred with the honour.

The Padma awards, which include Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri, were also given to many noted persons by the President at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi on Monday.

Here is all you need to know about the awards:





Bharat Ratna

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Madan Mohan Malaviya

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee

PADMA VIBHUSHAN

Public Affairs:

  • LK Advani

  • Prakash Singh Badal

Others:

  • Jagadguru Swami Rambhadracharya

  • Kottayan K. Venugopal

    Public Affairs

  • Amitabh Bachchan

    Art

  • Karim Al Hussaini Aga Khan

    Trade and Industry

  • Malur Ramaswamy Srinivasan

    Science and Engineering

  • Dilip Kumar

    Arts

  • D. Veerendra Heggade

    Social work

PADMA BHUSHAN

Literature and Education:

  • Swapan Dasgupta

  • Rajat Sharma

Social Work:

  • Bill Gates

  • Melinda Gates

Others:

  • David Frawley

  • N Gopalaswami

    Civil Service

  • Sudha Raghunathan

    Art

  • Harish Narendra Salve

    Public Affairs

  • Jahnu Barua

    Art

  • Vijay Bhatkar

    Science and Engineering

  • Swami Satyamitranand Giri

    Others

  • Subhash C. Kashyap

    Public Affairs

  • Saichiro Misumi

  • Satpal

    Sports

  • Ashok Seth

    Medicine

  • Khadg Singh Valdiya

    Science and Engineering:

  • Gokulotsavji Maharaj

    Art

  • Ashok Seth

    Medicine

  • Satpal

    Sports

  • Manjul Bhargava

    Science and Engineering

Padma Shri

Medicine:

  • Manjula Anagani

  • Jaya Kumari Chikkala

  • Randeep Guleria

  • Alka Kriplani

  • Yogesh Kumar Chawla

  • Sarungbam Bimola Kumari Devi

  • K.P. Haridas

  • Rajesh Kotecha

  • Tejas Madhusudan Patel

  • Raghu Rama Pillrisetti

  • Saumitra Rawat

  • Nikhil Tandon

  • Yog Raj Sharma

  • Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi

  • Dattatreyudu Nori

Art:

  • Kanyakumari Avasarala

  • Naresh Bedi

  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali

  • Rahul Jain

  • Ravindra Jain

  • Neil Herbert Nongkynrih

  • Kota Srinivasa Rao

  • Shekhar Sen

  • Prasoon Joshi

  • Prafulla Kar

  • Tarak Janubhai Mehta

  • Mahesh Raj Soni

  • Tripti Mukherjee

  • Pran Kumar Sharma alias Pran

Others:

  • Huang Baosheng

  • Chewang Norphel

  • Jadav Molai Peyang

  • Syedna Mohammad Burhanuddin

  • Bimla Poddar

  • George L Hart

  • Jagat Guru Amrta Suryananda Maha Raja

Literature and Education:

  • Jean-Claude Carriere

  • Gyan Chaturvedi

  • Ushakiran Khan

  • Bettina Sharada Baumer

  • Lakshmi Nandan Bora

  • Bibek Debroy

  • Sunil Jogi

  • Lambert Mascarenhas

  • Bahadur Rai

  • Purushothama Mallaya

  • Annette Schmiedchen

  • Brahmdev Sharma 'Bhaiji'

  • J.S. Rajput

  • Bimal Roy

  • Gunvant Shah

  • Manu Sharma

  • Nandrajan ‘Raj’ Chetty

Science & Engineering:

  • N. Prabhakar

  • S. Arunan

  • Vasant Shastri

  • Dr. Prahalada

  • S.K. Shivkumar

  • Jacques Blamont

Sports:

  • P. V. Sindhu

  • Sardar Singh

  • Arunima Sinha

  • Saba Anjum

Civil Services:

  • P.V. Rajaraman

  • R. Vasudevan

  • Ashok Gulati

    Public Affairs:

  • Ashok Bhagat

    Social Work:

  • Veerendra Raj Mehta

    Social Work:

  • JH Thegtse Rinpoche

    Social Work:

  • Meetha Lal Mehta

    Social Work:



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