2017 Padma Shri Winners / Recipients


Every year on the eve of Republic Day, the Government announced the list of Recipients for the Padma Awards.

Padma Shri Awards 2017

The Padma awards are civilian awards for a broad set of achievements in fields such as Education, Arts, Civil Service, or Social Service.

The Padma Shri is the fourth highest civilian award in the Republic of India, after the Bharat Ratna, the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan. It is awarded by the Government of India.

Find below details of previous years Padma Shri Winners. Will be updated with Padma Shri 2017 Winners on Eve of Republic Day on 25 January 2017. Visit again.

In 2016, the Padma Shri Award was given to 83 people

Recipients / Winners of 2017 Padma Shri Award :

  • Smt. Basanti Bisht (Art-Music) – Uttarakhand
  • Shri Chemanchery Kunhiraman Nair (Art-Dance) – Kerala
  • Smt. Aruna Mohanty (Art-Dance) – Odisha
  • Smt. Bharathi Vishnuvardhan (Art-Cinema) – Karnataka
  • Shri Sadhu Meher (Art-Cinema) – Odisha
  • Shri T K Murthy (Art-Music) – Tamil Nadu
  • Shri Laishram Birendrakumar Singh (Art-Music) – Manipur
  • Shri Krishna Ram Chaudhary (Art-Music) – Uttar Pradesh
  • Smt. Baoa Devi (Art-Painting) – Bihar
  • Shri Tilak Gitai (Art-Painting) – Rajasthan
  • Dr. Prof. Aekka Yadagiri Rao (Art-Sculpture) – Telangana
  • Shri Jitendra Haripal (Art-Music) – Odisha
  • Shri Kailash Kher (Art-Music) – Maharashtra
  • Smt. Parassala B Ponnammal (Art-Music) – Kerala
  • Smt. Sukri Bommagowda (Art-Music) – Karnataka
  • Shri Mukund Nayak (Art-Music) – Jharkhand
  • Shri Purushottam Upadhyay (Art-Music) – Gujarat
  • Smt. Anuradha Paudwal (Art-Music) – Maharashtra
  • Shri Wareppa Naba Nil (Art-Theatre) – Manipur
  • Shri Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary (Civil Service) – Telangana
  • Shri T.K. Viswanathan (Civil Service) – Haryana
  • Shri Kanwal Sibal (Civil Service) – Delhi
  • Shri Birkha Bahadur Limboo Muringla (Literature & Education) – Sikkim
  • Smt. Eli Ahmed (Literature & Education) – Assam
  • Dr. Narendra Kohli (Literature & Education) – Delhi
  • Prof. G. Venkatasubbiah (Literature & Education) – Karnataka
  • Shri Akkitham Achyuthan Namboothiri (Literature & Education) – Kerala
  • Shri Kashi Nath Pandita (Literature & Education) – Jammu & Kashmir
  • Shri Chamu Krishna Shastry (Literature & Education) – Delhi
  • Shri Harihar Kripalu Tripathi (Literature & Education) – Uttar Pradesh
  • Shri Michel Danino (Literature & Education) – Tamil Nadu
  • Shri Punam Suri (Literature & Education) – Delhi
  • Shri VG Patel (Literature & Education) – Gujarat
  • Smt. V Koteswaramma (Literature & Education) – Andhra Pradesh
  • Shri Balbir Dutt (Literature & Education-Journalism) – Jharkhand
  • Smt. Bhawana Somaaya (Literature & Education-Journalism) – Maharashtra
  • Shri Vishnu Pandya (Literature & Education-Journalism) – Gujarat
  • Dr. Subroto Das (Medicine) – Gujarat
  • Dr. (Smt.) Bhakti Yadav (Medicine) – Madhya Pradesh
  • Dr. Mohammed Abdul Waheed (Medicine) – Telangana
  • Dr. Madan Madhav Godbole (Medicine) – Uttar Pradesh
  • Dr. Devendra Dayabhai Patel (Medicine) – Gujarat
  • Prof. Harkishan Singh (Medicine) – Chandigarh
  • Dr. Mukut Minz (Medicine) – Chandigarh
  • Shri Arun Kumar Sharma (Others-Archaeology) – Chhattisgarh
  • Shri Sanjeev Kapoor (Others-Culinary) – Maharashtra
  • Smt. Meenakshi Amma (Others-Martial Art) – Kerala
  • Shri Genabhai Dargabhai Patel (Others-Agriculture) – Gujarat
  • Shri Chandrakant Pithawa (Science & Engineering) – Telangana
  • Prof. Ajoy Kumar Ray (Science & Engineering) – West Bengal
  • Shri Chintakindi Mallesham (Science & Engineering) – Andhra Pradesh
  • Shri Jitendra Nath Goswami (Science & Engineering) – Assam
  • Shri Daripalli Ramaiah (Social Work) – Telangana
  • Shri Girish Bhardwaj (Social Work) – Karnataka
  • Shri Karimul Hak (Social Work) – West Bengal
  • Shri Bipin Ganatra (Social Work) – West Bengal
  • Smt. Nivedita Raghunath Bhide (Social Work) – Tamil Nadu
  • Shri Appasaheb Dharmadhikari (Social Work) – Maharashtra
  • Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal (Social Work) – Punjab
  • Shri Virat Kohli (Sports-Cricket) – Delhi
  • Shri Shekar Naik (Sports-Cricket) – Karnataka
  • Shri Vikasa Gowda (Sports-Discus Throw) – Karnataka
  • Smt. Deepa Malik (Sports-Athletics) – Haryana
  • Shri Mariyappan Thangavelu (Sports-Athletics) – Tamil Nadu
  • Smt. Dipa Karmakar (Sports-Gymnastics) – Tripura
  • Shri P R Shreejesh (Sports-Hockey) – Kerala
  • Smt. Sakshi Malik (Sports-Wrestling) – Haryana
  • Shri Mohan Reddy Venkatrama Bodanapu (Trade & Industry) – Telangana
  • Shri Imrat Khan (NRI/PIO) (Art-Music) – USA
  • Shri Anant Agarwal (NRI/PIO) (Literature & Education) – USA
  • Shri H.R. Shah (NRI/PIO) (Literature & Education-Journalism) – USA
  • Late (Smt.) Suniti Solomon (Posthumous) (Medicine) – Tamil Nadu
  • Shri Asoke Kumar Bhattacharyya (Posthumous) (Others-Archaeology) – West Bengal
  • Dr. Mapuskar (Posthumous) (Social Work) – Maharashtra
  • Smt. Anuradha Koirala (Foreigner) (Social Work) – Nepal

Note : Soon we will have here Padma Shri 2017 Winners / Recipients Names. Visit again.

Padma Sri Awards consists of a medal and a citation and is awarded by the President of India. It was established on 2 January 1954.

Congratulations to Recipients  !!!