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Padma awards 2018 announced, MS Dhoni, Sharda Sinha among 85 recipients | Here’s complete list

The Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award, will be conferred upon three personalities. They are: Illaiyaraja (Art-Music, Tamil Nadu), Ghulam Mustafa Khan (Art-Music, Maharashtra) and Parameswaran (Literature and Education, Kerala)

Edited by: India TV News Desk, New Delhi [ Updated: January 25, 2018 23:05 IST ]
MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni

The government today announced a list of 85 people who will be conferred the Padma awards this year. The list includes cricketer MS Dhoni, snooker player Pankaj Advani, famous Bihar folk singer Sharda Sinha and 6 others who will be bestowed with the Padma Bhushan – the third highest civilian award. 

The Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award, will be conferred upon three personalities. They are: Illaiyaraja (Art-Music, Tamil Nadu), Ghulam Mustafa Khan (Art-Music, Maharashtra) and Parameswaran (Literature and Education, Kerala) 

The Padma Shri list includes 73 names. 

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Padma awards 2018 announced

India Tv - Padma awards 2018 announced

Padma awards 2018 announced

India Tv - Padma awards 2018 announced

Padma awards 2018 announced

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