Gautam Gambhir, Odisha Tea Seller Receive Padma Awards
Saturday, March 16, 2019, 7:45 PM
President Ram Nath Kovind presented the Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards for 2019 at Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi. Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir, actor Manoj Bajpayee, mountaineer Bachendri Pal, ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan and Odisha tea seller D Prakash Rao were among the recipients of honour. One of highest civilian awards of the country, the Padma Awards were conferred at 2019 Civil Investiture Ceremony.