Padma Awards News
Abhishek Bachchan gives a sneak peek into his Padma Awards’ invitation- view pic!
Look what we just saw…
Abhishek Bachchan is set to suit up for a very special event today. The actor will be attending the investiture ceremony of the Padma Awards- Padma Vibhusha, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri- held at the Rashrapati Bhavan, Delhi. Click here to read more
Shabana Azmi, Dharmendra, Mira Nair win Padma Bhushan awards
On the eve of India’s 63rd Republic Day, the President has announced the winners of the Padma Awards – The Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Shri. Several Bollywood celebrities figure in the list of those awarded for their contribution to Indian cinema. Shabana Azmi, Dharmendra and Mira Nair were awarded the Padma Bhushan for their work in the field of cinema while the late Dr Bhupen Hazarika was bestowed with the Padma Vibhushan for his contribution to vocal music. Anoop Jalota was awarded the Padma Shri for his contribution to music while Priyadarsan was awarded the Padma Shri for his contribution to cinema as a director.
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