President Mukherjee Gives Away Padma Awards [Pictures Inside]

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Megastar Rajinikanth, actress Priyanka Chopra and tennis player Sania Mirza are some of the prominent persons conferred with Padma awards by President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday at an impressive investiture ceremony in Rastrapati Bhavan. The awards were conferred in three categories - Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Shri. The President presented five Padma Vibhushan, 11 Padma Bhushan and 36 Padma Shri awards at the function. Check out the pictures here:
Padma Shri: Lawyer Shri Ujjwal Deorao Nikam
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Padma Shri: Priyanka Chopra
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Padma Shri: Vocalist Dr Soma Ghosh
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Padma Shri: Shri Madhu Pandit Dasa (Akshaya Patra Foundation)
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Padma Shri: Shri Saurabh Srivastava
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Padma Shri: Shri SS Rajamouli
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Padma Shri: Smt Sunitha Krishnan
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Padma Shri: Shri Sribhas Chandra Supakar
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Padma Shri: Smt Prathibha Prahlad
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Padma Shri: Sports Commentator Shri Sushil Doshi
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Padma Shri: Shri Sudharak Kisan Olwe
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Padma Shri: Shri Jai Prakash Lakhiwal
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Padma Shri: Dr John Ebnezar
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Padma Shri: Prof M Venkateshkumar
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Padma Shri: Prof Ram Harsh Singh
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Padma Bhushan: Shri Udit Narayan Jha
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Padma Bhushan: Smt. Sania Mirza
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Padma Vibhushan: Shri Rajinikanth
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Padma Vibhushan: Vocalist Dr Girija Devi
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Padma Vibhushan: Dr. V. Shanta
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