The Director of Social Welfare has informed that the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, North Block, New Delhi, has invited applications from the Citizen for nominating Padma Awards, namely Padma Vibhushan, PadmaBhushan and Padma Shri. irrespective of gender on the occasion of Republic Day, 2022.
The award seeks to recognise ‘work of distinction’ and is given for distinguished and exceptional achievement/ service in all fields / discipline to be ‘ excellence plus’ such of Art, literature and Education, Sports, Medicine, Social work, Science and Engineering, Public Affairs, Civil Service, Trade and Industry etc.
The awards are confered on the recommendations made by the Padma Awards Committee. The nominations / recommendations for the Padma Awards will be received only on the online portal https// padmaawards.gov.in.
The last date for nomination is September 15, 2021.