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List of Civilian Awards & Awardees 2020

List of Civilian Awards & Awardees 2020 – One of the highest civilian Awards in the nation is conferred in three categories, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. These Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz. art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service; ‘Padma Bhushan’ 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.

These awards are conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan usually around March/ April every year. This year the President of India has approved conferment of 112 Padma Awards including one duo case (in a duo case, the Award is counted as one) as per list below. The list of Civilian Awards & Awardees 2019 comprises 7 Padma Vibhushan, 16 Padma Bhushan and 118 Padma Shri Awards. 34 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 18 persons from the category of foreigners/NRI/PIO/OCI, 12 posthumous awardees.

List of Civilian Awards & Awardees 2020

Civilian Awards Recipients Field State/ Location
Padma Vibhushan George Fernandes (Posthumous) Public Affairs Bihar
Arun Jaitley (Posthumous) Public Affairs Delhi
Sir Anerood Jugnauth Public Affairs Mauritius
M. C. Mary Kom Sports Manipur
Chhannulal Mishra Art Uttar Pradesh
Sushma Swaraj (Posthumous) Public Affairs Delhi
Sri Vishveshateertha Swamiji Sri Others-Spiritualism Karnataka
Pejavara Adhokhaja Matha Udupi (Posthumous)
Padma Bhushan M. Mumtaz Ali (Sri M) Others-Spiritualism Kerala
Syed Muazzem Ali (Posthumous) Public Affairs Bangladesh
Muzaffar Hussain Baig Public Affairs Jammu & Kashmir
Ajoy Chakravorty Art West Bengal
Manoj Das Literature and Education Puducherry
Balkrishna Doshi Others-Architecture Gujarat
Krishnammal Jagannathan Social Work Tamil Nadu
S. C. Jamir Public Affairs Nagaland
Anil Prakash Joshi Social Work Uttarakhand
Dr. Tsering Landol Medicine Ladakh
Anand Mahindra Trade and Industry Maharashtra
Neelakanta Ramakrishna Public Affairs Kerala
Madhava Menon (Posthumous)
Manohar Gopalkrishna Public Affairs Goa
Prabhu Parrikar (Posthumous)
Prof. Jagdish Sheth Literature and Education USA
P. V. Sindhu Sports Telangana
Venu Srinivasan Trade and Industry Tamil Nadu
Padma Shri Guru Shashadhar Acharya Art Jharkhand
Dr. Yogi Aeorn Medicine Uttarakhand
Jai Prakash Agarwal Trade and Industry Delhi
Jagdish Lal Ahuja Social Work Punjab
Kazi Masum Akhtar Literature and Education West Bengal
Ms. Gloria Arieira Literature and Education Brazil
Khan Zaheerkhan Bakhtiyarkhan Sports Maharashtra
Dr. Padmavathy Bandopadhyay Medicine Uttar Pradesh
Dr. Sushovan Banerjee Medicine West Bengal
Dr. Digambar Behera Medicine Chandigarh
Dr. Damayanti Beshra Literature and Education Odisha
Pawar Popatrao Bhaguji Social Work Maharashtra
Himmata Ram Bhambhu Social Work Rajasthan
Sanjeev Bikhchandani Trade and Industry Uttar Pradesh
Gafurbhai M. Bilakhia Trade and Industry Gujarat
Bob Blackman Public Affairs United Kingdom
Indira P. P. Bora Art Assam
Madan Singh Chauhan Art Chhattisgarh
Usha Chaumar Social Work Rajasthan
Lil Bahadur Chettri Literature and Education Assam
Lalitha & Ms. Saroja Art Tamil Nadu
Chidambaram (Duo)*
Dr. Vajira Chitrasena Art Sri Lanka
Dr. Purushottam Dadheech Art Madhya Pradesh
Utsav Charan Das Art Odisha
Prof. Indra Dassanayake (Posthumous) Literature and Education Sri Lanka
H. M. Desai Literature and Education Gujarat
Manohar Devadoss Art Tamil Nadu
Oinam Bembem Devi Sports Manipur
Lia Diskin Social Work Brazil
M. P. Ganesh Sports Karnataka
Dr. Bangalore Gangadhar Medicine Karnataka
Dr. Raman Gangakhedkar Science and Engineering Maharashtra
Barry Gardiner Public Affairs United Kingdom
Chewang Motup Goba Trade and Industry Ladakh
Bharat Goenka Trade and Industry Karnataka
Yadla Gopalarao Art Andhra Pradesh
Mitrabhanu Gountia Art Odisha
Tulasi Gowda Social Work Karnataka
Sujoy K. Guha Science and Engineering Bihar
Harekala Hajabba Social Work Karnataka
Enamul Haque Others-Archaeology Bangladesh
Madhu Mansuri Hasmukh Art Jharkhand
Abdul Jabbar (Posthumous) Social Work Madhya Pradesh
Bimal Kumar Jain Social Work Bihar
Meenakshi Jain Literature and Education Delhi
Nemnath Jain Trade and Industry Madhya Pradesh
Shanti Jain Art Bihar
Sudhir Jain Science and Engineering Gujarat
Benichandra Jamatia Literature and Education Tripura
K. V. Sampath Kumar & Ms. Vidushi Jayalakshmi K.S.(Duo)* Literature and Education-Journalism Karnataka
Karan Johar Art Maharashtra
Dr. Leela Joshi Medicine Madhya Pradesh
Sarita Joshi Art Maharashtra
C. Kamlova Literature and Education Mizoram
Dr. Ravi Kannan R Medicine Assam
Ekta Kapoor Art Maharashtra
Yazdi Naoshirwan Karanjia Art Gujarat
Narayan J. Joshi Karayal Literature and Education Gujarat
Dr. Narindar Nath Khanna Medicine Uttar Pradesh
Naveen Khanna Science and Engineering Delhi
S. P. Kothari Literature and Education USA
V. K. Munusamy Art Puducherry
Krishnapakthar
M. K. Kunjol Social Work Kerala
Manmohan Mahapatra (Posthumous) Art Odisha
Ustad Anwar Khan Mangniyar Art Rajasthan
Kattungal Subraniam Science and Engineering Kerala
Manilal
Munna Master Art Rajasthan
Prof. Abhiraj Rajendra Mishra Literature and Education Himachal Pradesh
Binapani Mohanty Literature and Education Odisha
Dr. Arunoday Mondal Medicine West Bengal
Dr. Prithwindra Mukherjee Literature and Education France
Sathyanarayan Mundayoor Social Work Arunachal Pradesh
Dr. Tetsu Nakamura (Posthumous) Social Work Afghanistan
Shiv Datt Nirmohi Literature and Education Jammu & Kashmir
Pu Lalbiakthanga Pachuau Literature and Education-Journalism Mizoram
Moozhikkal Pankajakshi Art Kerala
Dr. Prasanta Kumar Pattanaik Literature and Education USA
Jogendra Nath Phukan Literature and Education Assam
Rahibai Soma Popere Others-Agriculture Maharashtra
Yogesh Praveen Literature and Education Uttar Pradesh
Jitu Rai Sports Uttar Pradesh
Tarundeep Rai Sports Sikkim
S. Ramakrishnan Social Work Social Work
Rani Rampal Sports Haryana
Kangana Ranaut Art Maharashtra
Dalavai Chalapathi Rao Art Andhra Pradesh
Shahbuddin Rathod Literature and Education Gujarat
Kalyan Singh Rawat Social Work Uttarakhand
Chintala Venkat Reddy Others-Agriculture Telangana
Dr. Shanti Roy Medicine Bihar
Radhammohan & Ms. Others-Agriculture Odisha
Sabarmatee (Duo)*
Batakrushna Sahoo Others-Animal Husbandry Odisha
Trinity Saioo Others-Agriculture Meghalaya
Adnan Sami Art Maharashtra
Vijay Sankeshwar Trade and Industry Karnataka
Dr. Kushal Konwar Sarma Medicine Assam
Sayed Mehboob Shah Qadri (Sayedbhai) Social Work Maharashtra
Mohammed Sharif Social Work Uttar Pradesh
Shyam Sunder Sharma Art Bihar
Dr. Gurdip Singh Medicine Gujarat
Ramjee Singh Social Work Bihar
Vashishtha Narayan Singh (Posthumous) Science and Engineering Bihar
Daya Prakash Sinha Art Uttar Pradesh
Dr. Sandra Desa Souza Medicine Maharashtra
Vijayasarathi Sribhashyam Literature and Education Telangana
Kalee Shabi Mahaboob & Sheik Mahaboob Subani (Duo)* Art Tamil Nadu
Javed Ahmad TakJaved Ahmad Tak Social Work Jammu & Kashmir
Pradeep Thalappil Science and Engineering Tamil Nadu
Yeshe Dorjee Thongchi Literature and Education Arunachal Pradesh
Robert Thurman Literature and Education USA
Agus Indra Udayana Social Work Indonesia
Harish Chandra Verma Science and Engineering Uttar Pradesh
Sundaram Verma Social Work Rajasthan
Dr. Romesh Tekchand (Wadhwani) Trade and Industry USA
Suresh Wadkar Art Maharashtra
Prem Watsa Trade and Industry Canada

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