Padma Awards Announced

The Padma Awards 2010 have been announced. There are 31 women in the list which has 128 names — 13 Padma Vibhushans, 31 Padma Bhushans and 84 Padma Shri Awards.

The Awards are given in all disciplines viz. art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports and civil service.

While ‘Padma Vibhushan’ — India’s second highest civilian award — is given for exceptional and distinguished service, ‘Padma Bhushan’ is awarded for distinguished service of high order and ‘Padma Shri’ for distinguished service in any field. The awards are announced on the occasion of Republic Day every year.

There is no word yet on the Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest civilian award, for the third year running. The last person to get it was Bhimsen Joshi in 2008.

Here’s the entire list of Padma Awards – 2010 announced in 2011

Padma Vibhushan

Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile
1.  Dr. Kapila Vatsyayan Art Admin & Promotion Delhi
2.  Ms. Homai Vyarawalla Art – Photography Gujarat
3.  Sh A Nageshwara Rao Art- Cinema Andhra Pradesh
4.  Sh P. K. Iyengar Public Affairs Delhi
5.  Dr. A. R. Kidwai Public Affairs Delhi
6.  Sh Vijay Kelkar Public Affairs Delhi
7.  Sh Montek S Ahluwalia Public Affairs Delhi
8.  Sh Palle Rama Rao Science and Engineering  Andhra Pradesh
9.  Sh Azim Premji Trade and Industry Karnataka
10.  Sh Brajesh Mishra Civil Services Madhya Pradesh
11.  Dr. O. N. Velu Kurup Literature and Education Kerala
12.  Dr. Sitakant Mahapatra Literature and Education Orissa
13.  Late Shri L. C. Jain Public Affairs Delhi *

Padma Bhushan

Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile
1. Sh Satyadev Dubey Art – Theatre Maharashtra
2.  Md Z Khayyam Hashmi Art – Cinema – Music Maharashtra
3.  Sh Shashi Kapoor Art – Cinema Maharashtra
4.  Sh Krishen Khanna Art – Painting Haryana
5.  Sh Madavur V Nair Art – Dance – Kathakali Kerala
6.  Ms. Waheeda Rehman Art – Cinema Maharashtra
7.  Sh R. K. S. Srikantan Art – Music-Vocal Karnataka
8.  Ms. Arpita Singh Art – Painting Delhi
9.  S P Balsubrahmanyam Singing, Direction Tamil Nadu
10.  Sh CV Chandrasekhar Art – Bharatanatyam Tamil Nadu
11.  Sh Dwijen Mukherjee Art West Bengal
12.  Smt. Rajashree Birla Social work Maharashtra
13.  Ms. Shobhana Ranade Social work Maharashtra
14.  Dr. S. Ramachandran Science and Engineering  Tamil Nadu
15.  Sh S. Gopalakrishnan Trade and Industry Karnataka
16.  Sh Y C Deveshwar Trade and Industry West Bengal
17.  Ms. Chanda Kochhar Trade and Industry Maharashtra
18.  Dr. K. Anji Reddy Pharmacy Andhra Pradesh
19.  Sh Analjit Singh Trade and Industry Delhi
20.  Sh Rajendra S Pawar Trade and Industry Haryana
21.  Dr. G. V. K. Reddy Trade and Industry Andhra Pradesh
22.  Sh Ajai Chowdhary Trade and Industry Delhi
23.  Sh Surendra Singh Civil Services Delhi
24.  Sh M. N .Buch Civil Services Madhya Pradesh
25.  Sh Shyam Saran Civil Services Delhi
26.  Sh T. Jacob S George Literature and Education Karnataka
27.  Dr. Ramdas M Pai Literature and Education Karnataka
28.  Sh Sankha Ghosh Literature and Education West Bengal
29.  Late Sh K Thirumulpad Medicine – Ayurveda. Kerala*
30.  Late Dr. K B Grant Medicine – Cardiology Maharashtra *
31.  Late Sh Dashrath Patel Art Gujarat *

Padma Shri

Sl No. Name Discipline State/ Domicile
1.  Ms. Neelam Chowdhry Art – Theatre Chandigarh
2.  Sh Makar D Darogha Art- Chhau Dance Jharkhand
3.  Sh Shaji N Karun Art – Film Direction Kerala
4.  Sh Girish Kasaravalli Art – Film making Karnataka
5.  Ms. Tabassum K Tabu Art – Cinema Maharashtra
6.  Sh Jivya Soma Mase Art – Warli Painting Maharashtra
7.  Guru (Ms.) M.K. Saroja Art – Bharatnatyam Tamil Nadu
8.  Sh J Subramaniam Art – Cinema Tamil Nadu
9.  Pt Ajoy Chakraborty Art – Classical Vocal West Bengal
10.  Smt. Mahasundari Devi Madhubani Painting Bihar
11.  Sh Gajam Govardhana Art – Handloom Weaving Andhra Pradesh
12.  Ms. Sunayana Hazarilal Art – Dance – Kathak Maharashtra
13.  Sh S.R. Janakiraman Carnatic Vocal Music Tamil Nadu
14.  Sh P K Marar Chenda Melam- Drum Kerala
15.  Smt. K K Pavithran Art – Mohiniattam Kerala
16.  Sh Dadi D Pudumjee Art – Puppetry Delhi
17.  Sh Khangembam Sing Art – Music Manipur Pena Manipur
18.  Sh Prahlad S Tipaniya Art – Folk Music Madhya Pradesh
19.  Smt. Usha Uthup Art – Music. West Bengal
20.  Smt. Kajol Art- Cinema Maharashtra
21.  Sh Irfan Khan Art- Cinema Maharashtra
22.  Sh Mamraj Agrawal Social work West Bengal
23.  Sh Jockin Arputham Social work Maharashtra
24.  Ms. Nomita Chandy Social work Karnataka
25.  Ms. Sheela Patel Social work Maharashtra
26.  Ms. Anita Reddy Social work Karnataka
27.  Sh Kanubhai H Tailor Social work Gujarat
28.  Sh Anant D Shankar Public Affairs Karnataka
29.  Prof. M. Annamalai Science and Engineering Karnataka
30.  Dr. Mahesh H Mehta Agricultural Science Gujarat
31.  Sh CNR Raghavendran Science and Engineering Tamil Nadu
32.  Dr. (Mrs) Suman Sahai Science and Engineering Delhi
33.  Prof.(Dr.) E.A. Siddiq Agricultural Science Andhra Pradesh
34.  Sh Gopalan N Shankar Architecture Kerala
35.  Sh Mecca R Ahmed Trade and Industry Tamil Nadu
36.  Sh K Raghvendr Rao Trade and Industry Tamil Nadu
37.  Sh Narayan S Bhati  Civil Services Andhra Pradesh
38.  Sh P K Sen Civil Services Bihar
39.  Ms. Shital Mahajan Adventure Sports Maharashtra
40.  Ms. N Kunjarani Devi Sports – Weightlifting Manipur
41.  Sh Sushil Kumar Sports – Wrestling Delhi
42.  Sh V V S Laxman Sports – Cricket Andhra Pradesh
43.  Sh Gagan Narang Sports – Shooting Andhra Pradesh
44.  Smt. Krishna Poonia Sports – Discus Throw Rajasthan
45.  Sh Harbhajan Singh Sports – Mountaineering Punjab
46.  Dr. Pukhraj Bafna Medicine – Padeatrics Chhattisgarh
47.  Prof. Mansoor Hasan Medicine- Cardiology Uttar Pradesh
48.  Dr. Shyama P Mandal Medicine – Orthopaedic Delhi
49.  Prof. Sivapatham Vittal Medicine – Endocrinology Tamil Nadu
50.  Prof. Madanur A Ali Gastroenterology Tamil Nadu
51.  Dr. Indira Hinduja Obstetrics & Gynaecology Maharashtra
52.  Dr. Jose Periappuram Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Kerala
53.  Prof. A. M Pillai Medicine – Neurosurgery Kerala
54.  Sh Mahim Bora Literature and Education Assam
55.  Dr. Pullella Chandrudu Sanskrit Andhra Pradesh
56.  Dr. Pravin Darji Literature and Education Gujarat
57.  Dr. Chandra P Deval Literature and Education Rajasthan
58.  Sh Balraj Komal Literature and Education Delhi
59.  Mrs. Rajni Kumar Literature and Education Delhi
60.  Dr Devanuru Mahadeva Literature and Education Karnataka
61.  Sh Barun Mazumder Literature and Education West Bengal
62.  Dr. Avvai Natarajan Literature and Education Tamil Nadu
63.  Sh Bhalchand Nemade Literature and Education Himachal Pradesh
64.  Prof. Riyaz Punjabi Literature and Education Jammu and Kashmir
65.  Pf K Ramakrishna Rao Literature and Education Andhra Pradesh
66.  Ms. Buangi Sailo Literature and Education Mizoram
67.  Prof. Devi Dutt Sharma Literature and Education Uttarakhand
68.  Sh Nilamber D Sharma Literature and Education Jammu and Kashmir
69.  Ms. Urvashi Butalia # Literature and Education Delhi
Ms. Ritu Menon # Literature and Education Delhi
70.  Prof. Krishna Kumar Literature and Education Delhi
71.  Sh Deviprasad Dwivedi Literature and Education Uttar Pradesh
72.  Ms. Mamang Dai Literature and Education Arunachal Pradesh
73.  Dr Omprakash Agrawal Heritage Conservation Uttar Pradesh
74.  Prof. M. K.  Dhavalikar Others – Archeology Maharashtra
75.  Ms. Shanti T Lakra Others-Nursing Andaman & Nicobar
76.  Smt. Gulshan Nanda Handicrafts promotion Delhi
77.  Dr. Azad Moopen Social work UAE *
78.  Prof. Upendra Baxi Public Affairs Legal United Kingdom *
79.  Dr. Mani Lal Bhaumik Science and Engineering USA *
80.  Dr. Subra Suresh Science and Engineering  USA *
81.  Prof. Karl H Potter Literature and Education USA *
82.  Prof. Martha Chen Social work USA *
83.  Sh Satpal Khattar Trade and Industry Singapore *
84.  Sh Granville Austin Literature and Education USA *

* indicates awardees in the category of Foreigners / NRIs/ PIOs/ Posthumous.

# indicates duo case.

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