3 Padma Awards Conferred to J&K Personalities, 2 to Ladakh
25 JANUARY: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday announced Padma award recipients out of which three Padma awards have been conferred to prominent personalities from J&K and two from Ladakh.
Ghulam Nabi Azad (Public Affairs)
Faisal Ali Dar (Sports) from J&K
Vishwamurti Shastri (Literature & Education) from J&K
Akhone Asgar Ali Basharat (Literature & Education) from Ladakh
Tsering Namgyal (Art) from Ladakh