Padma Awardees 2017: Virat Kohli and Dipa Karmakar Receive Padma Shri

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Padma Awardees 2017: Virat Kohli and Dipa Karmakar Receive Padma Shri
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The Indian government released the Padma awardees list today and the list of awardees includes Mariyappan Thangavelu (Paralympic Gold medalist), Dipa Karmakar (Gymnast), Virat Kohli and even NCP leader, Sharad Pawar.

For those who don't know, Padma Awards categorized as Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Shri are one of the highest civilian Awards of the nation. The people receiving these awards are the ones doing outstanding work in various areas such as ecology, sanitation, agriculture, sports and similar fields.

Take a look at the entire awardees list and share the news with your friends!

1. Sharad Pawar (Politician) - Padma Vibushan

1. Sharad Pawar (Politician) - Padma Vibushan

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2. Murli Manohar Joshi (Politician) - Padma Vibushan

2. Murli Manohar Joshi (Politician) - Padma Vibushan
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3. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev (Yogi) - Padma Vibushan

3. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev (Yogi) - Padma Vibushan
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4. Virat Kohli (Cricketer) - Padma Shri

4. Virat Kohli (Cricketer) - Padma Shri
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5. Sakshi Malik (Wrestler) - Padma Shri

5. Sakshi Malik (Wrestler) - Padma Shri
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6. Shekar Naik (Captain of Indian Blind Cricket Team) - Padma Shri

6. Shekar Naik (Captain of Indian Blind Cricket Team) - Padma Shri
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7. Dipa Karmakar (Gymnast) - Padma Shri

7. Dipa Karmakar (Gymnast) - Padma Shri
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8. Kailash Kher (Singer) - Padma Shri

8. Kailash Kher (Singer) - Padma Shri
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9. Dipa Malik (Paralympian) - Padma Shri

9. Dipa Malik (Paralympian) - Padma Shri
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10. Sanjeev Kapoor (Chef) - Padma Shri

10. Sanjeev Kapoor (Chef) - Padma Shri
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