Padma Awards 2021 : Complete list of Awardees

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Padma Awards 2021 : Padma Vibhushan, Padma bhushan & Padma Shri
Padma Awards 2021 : Padma Vibhushan, Padma bhushan & Padma Shri

Padma Awards 2021 : Padma Vibhushan, Padma bhushan & Padma Shri

The Padma awards are the highest civilian awards in India, but these awards are not restricted to be awarded only to Indian Civilians but also to the foreigners. The Padma awards are categorized into three categories namely Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Shri. These awards are given to awardees according to their achievements in different fields like art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. here is the Complete list of Padma Awards winners 2021.

Padma awards are conferred on by Hon’ble President of India, on the recommendations of Padma awards committee, constituted by The Prime Minister for the purpose. The Nomination process is open to the public. The Padma awards are given by President on the ceremonial occasion in The Rashtrapati Bhawan(President’s Estate) at New Delhi, in around May/April every year. This year 119 Padma awards has been approved by the President, which includes 7 Padma Vibhushan10 Padma Bhushan, and 102 Padma Shri Awards. In this list 29 of the awardees are women,10 persons from the category of Foreigners,16 Posthumous awardees, and 1 transgender awardee.

Padma Vibhushan 2021 (7 Awardees)

SNNameFieldState/Country
1Shri Shinzo AbePublic AffairsJapan
2Shri S P Balasubramaniam
(Posthumous)
ArtTamil Nadu
3Dr. Belle Monappa HegdeMedicineKarnataka
4Shri Narinder Singh Kapany
(Posthumous)
Science and EngineeringUnited States of
America
5Maulana Wahiduddin KhanOthers- SpiritualismDelhi
6Shri B. B. LalOthers- ArchaeologyDelhi
7Shri Sudarshan SahooArtOdisha

Padma Bhushan Awards 2021 (10 Awardees)

SNNameFieldState
8Ms. Krishnan Nair Shantakumari
Chithra
ArtKerala
9Shri Tarun Gogoi
(Posthumous)
Public AffairsAssam
10Shri Chandrashekhar KambaraLiterature and
Education
Karnataka
11Ms. Sumitra MahajanPublic AffairsMadhya Pradesh
12Shri Nripendra MisraCivil ServiceUttar Pradesh
13Shri Ram Vilas Paswan
(Posthumous)
Public AffairsBihar
14Shri Keshubhai Patel
(Posthumous)
Public AffairsGujarat
15Shri Kalbe Sadiq
(Posthumous)
Others-SpiritualismUttar Pradesh
16Shri Rajnikant Devidas ShroffTrade and IndustryMaharashtra
17Shri Tarlochan SinghPublic AffairsHaryana



Padma Shri Awards 2021 (102 Awardees)

  1. Shri Gulfam Ahmed – Art – (Uttar Pradesh)
  2. Ms. P. Anitha – Sports – Tamil Nadu
  3. Shri Rama Swamy Annavarapu – Art – Andhra Pradesh
  4. Shri Subbu Arumugam – Art – Tamil Nadu
  5. Shri Prakasarao Asavadi – Literature and Education – Andhra Pradesh
  6. Ms. Bhuri Bai – Art – Madhya Pradesh
  7. Shri Radhe Shyam Barle – Art – Chhattisgarh
  8. Shri Dharma Narayan Barma – Literature and Education – West Bengal
  9. Ms. Lakhimi Baruah – Social Work – Assam
  10. Shri Biren Kumar Basak – Art – West Bengal
  11. Ms. Rajni Bector – Trade and Industry – Punjab
  12. Shri Peter Brook – Art – United Kingdom
  13. Ms. Sangkhumi Bualchhuak – Social Work – Mizoram
  14. Shri Gopiram Bargayn Burabhakat – Art – Assam
  15. Ms. Bijoya Chakravarty – Public Affairs – Assam
  16. Shri Sujit Chattopadhyay – Literature and Education – West Bengal
  17. Shri Jagdish Chaudhary(Posthumous) – Social Work – Uttar Pradesh
  18. Shri Tsultrim Chonjor – Social Work – Ladakh
  19. Ms. Mouma Das – Sports – West Bengal
  20. Shri Srikant Datar – Literature and Education – United States of America
  21. Shri Narayan Debnath – Art – West Bengal
  22. Ms. Chutni Devi – Social Work – Jharkhand
  23. Ms. Dulari Devi – Art – Bihar
  24. Ms. Radhe Devi – Art – Manipur
  25. Ms. Shanti Devi – Social Work – Odisha
  26. Shri Wayan Dibia – Art – Indonesia
  27. Shri Dadudan Gadhavi – Literature & Education – Gujarat
  28. Shri Parshuram Atmaram Gangavane – Art – Maharashtra
  29. Shri Jai Bhagwan Goyal – Literature and Education – Haryana
  30. Shri Jagadish Chandra Halder – Literature and Education -West Bengal
  31. Shri Mangal Singh Hazowary – Literature and Education – Assam
  32. Ms. Anshu Jamsenpa – Sports – Arunachal Pradesh
  33. Ms. Purnamasi Jani – Art – Odisha
  34. Matha B. Manjamma Jogati – Art – Karnataka
  35. Shri Damodaran Kaithapram – Art – Kerala
  36. Shri Namdeo C Kamble – Literature and Education – Maharashtra
  37. Shri Maheshbhai & Shri Nareshbhai Kanodia (Duo) (Posthumous) – Art – Gujarat
  38. Shri Rajat Kumar Kar – Literature and Education – Odisha
  39. Shri Rangasami Lakshminarayana Kashyap – Literature and Education – Karnataka
  40. Ms. Prakash Kaur – Social Work – Punjab
  41. Shri Nicholas Kazanas – Literature and Education – Greece
  42. Shri K Kesavasamy – Art – Puducherry
  43. Shri Ghulam Rasool Khan – Art – Jammu and Kashmir
  44. Shri Lakha Khan – Art – Rajasthan
  45. Ms. Sanjida Khatun – Art – Bangladesh
  46. Shri Vinayak Vishnu Khedekar – Art – Goa
  47. Ms. Niru Kumar – Social Work – Delhi
  48. Ms. Lajwanti – Art – Punjab
  49. Shri Rattan Lal – Science and Engineering – United States of America
  50. Shri Ali Manikfan Others – Grassroots – Innovation – Lakshadweep
  51. Shri Ramachandra Manjhi – Art – Bihar
  52. Shri Dulal Manki – Art – Assam
  53. Shri Nanadro B Marak Others – Agriculture – Meghalaya
  54. Shri Rewben Mashangva – Art – Manipur
  55. Shri Chandrakant Mehta – Literature and Education – Gujarat
  56. Dr. Rattan Lal Mittal – Medicine – Punjab
  57. Shri Madhavan Nambiar – Sports – Kerala
  58. Shri Shyam Sundar Paliwal – Social Work – Rajasthan
  59. Dr. Chandrakant Sambhaji Pandav – Medicine – Delhi
  60. Dr. J N Pande (Posthumous) – Medicine – Delhi
  61. Shri Solomon Pappaiah – Literature and Education- Journalism – Tamil Nadu
  62. Ms. Pappammal Others – Agriculture – Tamil Nadu
  63. Dr. Krishna Mohan Pathi – Medicine – Odisha
  64. Ms. Jaswantiben Jamnadas Popat – Trade and Industry – Maharashtra
  65. Shri Girish Prabhune – Social Work – Maharashtra
  66. Shri Nanda Prusty – Literature and Education – Odisha
  67. Shri K K Ramachandra Pulavar – Art – Kerala
  68. Shri Balan Putheri – Literature and Education – Kerala
  69. Ms. Birubala Rabha – Social Work – Assam
  70. Shri Kanaka Raju – Art – Telangana
  71. Ms. Bombay Jayashri Ramnath – Art – Tamil Nadu
  72. Shri Satyaram Reang – Art – Tripura
  73. Dr. Dhananjay Diwakar Sagdeo – Medicine – Kerala
  74. Shri Ashok Kumar Sahu – Medicine – Uttar Pradesh
  75. Dr. Bhupendra Kumar Singh Sanjay – Medicine – Uttarakhand
  76. Ms. Sindhutai Sapkal – Social Work – Maharashtra
  77. Shri Chaman Lal Sapru (Posthumous) – Literature and Education – Jammu and Kashmir
  78. Shri Roman Sarmah – Literature and Education- Journalism – Assam
  79. Shri Imran Shah – Literature and Education – Assam
  80. Shri Prem Chand Sharma Others – Agriculture – Uttarakhand
  81. Shri Arjun Singh Shekhawat – Literature and Education – Rajasthan
  82. Shri Ram Yatna Shukla – Literature and Education – Uttar Pradesh
  83. Shri Jitender Singh Shunty – Social Work – Delhi
  84. Shri Kartar Paras Ram Singh – Art – Himachal Pradesh
  85. Shri Kartar Singh – Art – Punjab
  86. Dr. Dilip Kumar Singh – Medicine – Bihar
  87. Shri Chandra Shekhar Singh Others -Agriculture – Uttar Pradesh
  88. Ms. Sudha Hari Narayan Singh – Sports – Uttar Pradesh
  89. Shri Virender Singh – Sports – Haryana
  90. Ms. Mridula Sinha (Posthumous) – Literature and Education – Bihar
  91. Shri K C Sivasankar (Posthumous) – Art – Tamil Nadu
  92. Guru Maa Kamali Soren – Social Work – West Bengal
  93. Shri Marachi Subburaman – Social Work – Tamil Nadu
  94. Shri P Subramanian(Posthumous) – Trade and Industry – Tamil Nadu
  95. Ms. Nidumolu Sumathi – Art – Andhra Pradesh
  96. Shri Kapil Tiwari – Literature and Education – Madhya Pradesh
  97. Father Vallés (Posthumous) – Literature and Education – Spain
  98. Dr. Thiruvengadam Veeraraghavan (Posthumous) – Medicine – Tamil Nadu
  99. Shri Sridhar Vembu – Trade and Industry – Tamil Nadu
  100. Shri K Y Venkatesh – Sports – Karnataka
  101. Ms. Usha Yadav – Literature and Education – Uttar Pradesh
  102. Col Quazi Sajjad Ali Zahir – Public Affairs – Bangladesh

Padma Awards FAQs

Q. Padma Awards are given to whom ?

Padma Awards are highest civilian award of India. These are given to people for their contribution in different fields like art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc.

Q. Padma Awards are given by whom ?

Padma Awards are given to awardees by President of India, on the recommendation of padma awards committee.

Q. What is the Total number of Padma awards given in 2021 ?

This year 119 Padma awards has been approved by the President, which includes 7 Padma Vibhushan10 Padma Bhushan, and 102 Padma Shri Awards.





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