Awards , are something presented to some one to honour their contributions as well. ‘Awards and honours in India’ is an important topic expected to come on competitive exams like PSC, SSC, RRB, Banking. The Government of India started to give away two civilian awards the Bharat Ratna & the Padma Vibhushan in 1954, but later in the very next year 1955 one among them , the Padma Vibhushan was further divided into three categories together known as PADMA awards:
- Padma Vibhushan
- Padma Bhushan
- Padma Shri.
Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award of the country and Padma Vibhushan for exceptional and distinguished service, Padma Bhushan for distinguished service of a high order, last not the least Padma Shri for the distinguished service. The awards are distributed to to citizens of India in recognition of their distinguished contribution in various fields of activities including the arts, education, industry, literature, science, sports, medicine, social service and public affairs.
Awards and Honours in India
Here we are providing you the entire list of Civilian Awards Winners (Bharat Ratna & Padma Awards) 2019
Every year these awards are distributed on the occasion of Republic Day of India. This year we have 3 Bharat Ratna winners, 4 People Awarded with Padma Vibhushan, 14 awardees for Padma Bhushan, and 94 People Awarded with Padma Shri.
These Civilian Awards are very important for the all types of competitive exams held in India every year , thus we the Team ENTRI are giving you a concise pack for students to read this blog with complete concentration.
All the best for your examinations!