Madhya Pradesh culture minister Dr Vijaylaxmi Sadho presented the award to the actor at the latter's residence in Bandra in Mumbai, a public relation department official said.
Waheeda Rehman, one of Hindi film industry's most successful leading ladies with a string of box office hits and several awards, will turn 82 on Monday.
Sanjna Kapoor, daughter of Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer Kendal will be conferred prestigious French honour, Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters, for her outstanding contribution to theatre.
Chhau dancer Shashadhar Acharya has been named for Padma Shri this year. Shashadhar Acharya has been named for Padma Award 2020 in the field of art. Speaking to ANI, Acharya said, "I dedicate this award to my gurus. I've performed in over 30 countrie
Jammu and Kashmir PDP (Peoples Democratic Party) leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig has been awarded Padma Bhushan.
Filmmakers Karan Johar and Ekta Kapoor and actor Kangana Ranaut have been awarded the Padma Shri, officials said on Saturday.
MC Mary Kom has been conferred the prestigious Padma Vibhushan, the country's second-highest civilian honour. And PV Sindhu has been awarded the Padma Bhushan, the country's third-highest civilian honour.
Ten girls and 12 boys have been selected for the Indian Council for Child Welfare (ICCW) National Bravery Awards, 2019.
In a career spanning five decades, Amitabh Bachchan has stayed at the top, surprising fans with memorable performances film after film.
As the entire film industry congratulated Amitabh Bachchan for receiving the Dada Saheb Phalke award, his son Abhishek Bachchan shared a heartfelt message for Big B to mark the special day.
Amitabh Bachchan couldn't receive the honour at the National Film Awards function last Monday due to his ill health.
One of the most temperamental actors of the film industry, Shahid Kapoor reportedly lost his cool at a recently held award event -- when the award, previously promised to him, wasn't conferred on him.