Names and fields of Padma Awards 2020 winners:

The Padma Awards, one of the highest civilian awards of the country, are awarded in three categories, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. These awards are given in various disciplines/fields of activities, viz., arts, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service etc. 'Padma Vibhushan' for exceptional and distinguished service, 'Padma Bhushan' for distinguished service of high order and 'Padma Shri' for distinguished service in a field.

These awards are announced every year on the occasion of Republic Day. These awards are presented by the President in a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan usually around March/April every year. This year the President has approved the conferment of 141 Padma Awards including 4 couple cases (one couple cases means one award) as per the list below. The list includes 7 Padma Vibhushan, 16 Padma Bhushan and 118 Padma Shri awards. 33 of the awardees are women. The list also includes 18 persons from the category of Foreigners/NRIs/PIOs/OCIs and 12 posthumous awardees.

Let's read the complete list of all the winners of Padma Awards 2020:

Padma Vibhushan:

Name Region State / Country
Mr. George Fernandez (Posthumous) Politics A state in Eastern India
Shri Arun Jaitley (Posthumous) Politics Delhi
Shri Anirudh Jagannath GCSK Politics Mauritius
Mrs MC Mary Kom Play Manipur
Mr. Chhanu Lal Mishra Art Uttar Pradesh
Smt. Sushma Swaraj (Posthumous) Politics Delhi
Sri Vishveshteertha Swamiji Sri Pajvara Adhokhaj Math Udupi (Posthumous) Inter-spirituality Karnataka

Padma Bhushan:

Name Region State/Country
Mr. M. Mumtaz Ali (Mr. M) Other-spirituality Kerala
Mr. Syed Muazzim Ali (Posthumous) Politics Bangladesh
Mr. Muzaffar Hussain Baig Politics Jammu and Kashmir
Mr. Ajoy Chakraborty Art West Bengal
Mr. Manoj Das literature and education Puducherry
Shri Balakrishna Doshi Other architecture Gujarat
Ms. Krishnamal Jagannathan Social work Tamil Nadu
Mr. S.C. Jamir Politics Nagaland
Mr. Anil Prakash Joshi Social work Uttarakhand
Dr. Tsering Lendol Medical Ladakh
Mr. Anand Mahindra Trade and industry Maharashtra
Shri Neelkanth Ramakrishna Madhava Menon (Posthumous) Politics Kerala
Shri Manohar Gopalkrishna Prabhu Parrikar (Posthumous) Politics Goa
Pro. Jagdish Seth literature and education America
Ms. PV Sindhu Play Telangana
Sri Venu Srinivasan Trade and industry

Tamil Nadu

Padma Shri
Name Region State/Country
Guru Shashadhar Acharya Art Jharkhand
Dr. Yogi Aaron Medical Uttarakhand
Mr. Jaiprakash Agrawal Trade and industry Delhi
Mr. Jagdish Lal Ahuja Social work Punjab
Mr. Kazi Masoom Akhtar literature and education West Bengal
Ms. Gloria Arriera literature and education Brazil
Mr Khan Zaheer Khan Bakhtiyar Khan Play Maharashtra
Dr. Padmavati Bandyopadhyay Medical Uttar Pradesh
Dr. Sushovan Banerjee Medical West Bengal
Dr. Digambar Behera Medical Chandigarh
Dr. Damayanti Besra literature and education Odisha
Mr. Pawar Popatrao Bhaguji Social work Maharashtra
Shri Himmat Ram Bhambhu Social work Rajasthan
Mr. Sanjeev Bhikhchandani Trade and industry Uttar Pradesh
Mr. Gafoor Bhai M. Bilakhia Trade and industry Gujarat
Mr. Bob Blackman Politics Britain
Ms. Indira PP Bora Art Assam
Mr. Madan Singh Chouhan Art Chhattisgarh
Ms. Usha Chaumar Social work Rajasthan
Mr. Lil Bahadur Chhetri literature and education Assam
Ms. Lalita and Ms. Saroj Chidambaram (Couple)* Art Tamil Nadu
Dr. Vajira Chitrasen Art Sri Lanka
Dr. Purushottam Dadhich Art Madhya Pradesh
Shri Utsav Charandas Art Odisha
Pro. Indira Dasanayake (Posthumous) literature and education Sri Lanka
Mr. H.M. Desai literature and education Gujarat
Mr. Manohar Devdas Art Tamil Nadu
Ms. Oinam Bembim Devi Play Manipur
Ms. Lia Desikin Social work Brazil
Mr. A.P. Ganesha Play Karnataka
Dr. Bangalore Gangadhar Medical Karnataka
Dr. Raman Gangakhedkar Science and engineering Maharashtra
Mr. Berry Gardiner Politics Britain
Mr. Chewang Monup Goba Trade and industry Ladakh
Mr. Bharat Goenka Trade and industry Karnataka
Mr. Yadla Gopalrao Art Andra Pradesh
Mr. Mitrabhanu Gontia Art Odisha
Ms. Tulsi Gowda Social work Karnataka
Mr. Sujoy K. cavity Science and engineering A state in Eastern India
Shri Harikala Hajabba Social work Karnataka
Mr. Inamul Haque Other archeology Bangladesh
Mr. Madhu Mansoori Hasmukh Art Jharkhand
Mr. Abdul Jabbar (Posthumous) Social work Madhya Pradesh
Mr. Bimal Kumar Jain Social work A state in Eastern India
Ms. Meenakshi Jain literature and education Delhi
Shri Nemnath Jain Trade and industry Madhya Pradesh
Ms. Shanti Jain Art A state in Eastern India
Mr. Sudhir Jain Science and engineering Gujarat
Mr. Benichandra Jamatia literature and education Tripura
Mr. K. V. Sampath Kumar and Ms. Vidushi Jayalakshmi K. s. (Couple)* Literature & Education – Journalism Karnataka
Mr. Karan Johar Art Maharashtra
Dr. Leela Joshi Medical Madhya Pradesh
Ms. Sarita Joshi Art Maharashtra
Mr. C Kamaloa literature and education Mizoram
Dr. Ravi Kannan R. Medical Assam
Ms. Ekta Kapoor Art Maharashtra
Mr. Yazdi NowShriwan Karanjia Art Gujarat
Shri Narayan J. Joshi Karayal literature and education Gujarat
Dr. Narinder Nath Khanna Medical Uttar Pradesh
Mr. Naveen Khanna Science and engineering Delhi
Mr. S. P. Kothari literature and education America
Shri V.K. Manusami Krishna Pakhtahar Art Puducherry
Shri M.K. Kunjol Social work Kerala
Shri Manmohan Mohapatra (Posthumous) Art Odisha
Ustad Anwar Khan Manganiyar Art Rajasthan
Mr. Kattungal Subramaniam Manilal Science and engineering Kerala
Shree Munna Master Art Rajasthan
Pro. Abhiraj Rajendra Mishra literature and education Himachal Pradesh
Ms. Binapani Mohanty literature and education Odisha
Dr. Arunoday Mandal Medical West Bengal
Dr. Prithvindra Mukherjee literature and education France
Mr. Satyanaran Mundayur Social work Arunachal Pradesh
Mr. Manilal Nag Art West Bengal
Mr. N. chandrasekaran nair literature and education Kerala
Dr. Tetsu Nakamura (Posthumous) Social work Afghanistan
Shri Shivdutt Nirmohi Literature and education Jammu and Kashmir
Mr. P. Lalbiakthanga Pachuau Literature and Education-Journalism Mizoram
Ms. Muzhikkal Pankajakshi Art Kerala
Dr. Prasanth Kumar Patnaik literature and education America
Shri Jogendra Nath Phukan literature and education Assam
Ms. Rahibai Som Popare Other-agriculture Maharashtra
Mr. Yogesh Praveen literature and education Uttar Pradesh
Mr. Jitu Rai Play Uttar Pradesh
Mr. Tarundeep Rai Play Sikkim
Mr. S. ramakrishnan Social work Tamil Nadu
Ms. Rani Rampal Play Haryana
Ms. Kangana Ranaut Art Maharashtra
Mr. Dalwai Chalapathirao Art Andra Pradesh
Mr. Shahbuddin Rathore literature and education Gujarat
Mr. Kalyan Singh Rawat Social work Uttarakhand
Sri Chintala Venkata Reddy Other-agriculture Telangana
Mrs. Dr. Shanti Rai Medical A state in Eastern India
Mr. Radhamohan and Ms. Sabarmati (Couple)* Other-agriculture Odisha
Mr. Batakrishna Sahu Other animal husbandry Odisha
Ms. Triniti Saiu Other-agriculture Meghalaya
Mr. Adnan Sami Art Maharashtra
Mr. Vijay Sankeshwar Trade and industry Karnataka
Dr. Kushal Kunwar Sarma Medical Assam
Mr. Syed Mehboob Shah Qadri alias Sayyed Bhai Social work Maharashtra
Mr. Mohammad Sharif Social work Uttar Pradesh
Mr. Shyam Sundar Sharma Art A state in Eastern India
Dr. Gurdeep Singh Medical Gujarat
Mr. Ramji Singh Social work A state in Eastern India
Shri Vashishtha Narayan Singh (Posthumous) Science and engineering A state in Eastern India
Shri Daya Prakash Sinha Art Uttar Pradesh
Dr. Sandra Desa Sauza Medical Maharashtra
Sri Vijayasarathy Sribhasyam literature and education Telangana
Mrs. Kali Shabi Mehboob and Mr. Sheik Mehboob Subani (Couple)* Art Tamil Nadu
Mr. Javed Ahmed Talk Social work Jammu and Kashmir
Mr. Pradeep Thalappil Science and engineering Tamil Nadu
Mr Yeshe Dorji Thongchi literature and education Arunachal Pradesh
Mr. Robert Thurman literature and education America
Sri Agus Indra Udyan Social work Indonesia
Mr. Harish Chandra Verma Science and engineering Uttar Pradesh
Mr. Sundaram Verma Social work Rajasthan
Dr. Romesh Tekchand Wadhwani Trade and industry America
Mr. Suresh Wadkar Art Maharashtra
Mr. Prem Vats Trade and industry Canada

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