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Dr Tehemton Udwadia honoured with Padma Bhushan for his contributions to Indian medicine

New Delhi: Dr Tehemton Erach Udwadia, a renowned medical teacher, noted gastroenterologist and widely regarded as the father of laparoscopic surgery in India, on Thursday received Padma Bhushan, the country’s third highest civilian award, for his contributions to Indian medicine.

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Dr Ambrish Mithal conferred Padma Bhushan; Dr Y K Chawla, Dr Yog Raj Sharma receive Padma Shri

New Delhi (IANS): Cinema icons Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan were conferred the Padma Vibhushan — India’s second highest civilian honour — by President Pranab Mukherjee at an investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Wednesday.

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Dr Ambrish Mithal, Dr Ashok Seth to be conferred with Padma Bhushan award

New Delhi: India’s highest civilian awards, the Padma awards, would be conferred on 104 eminent people, including 16 doctors of modern medicine. They will receive the awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at a function in New Delhi in March or April, it was announced here on Sunday, on the eve of the 66th Republic Day.

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Whither Padma Awards?

Every year, on Republic day, the Govt of India announces names of select individuals from all walks of life who have been chosen for the coveted Padma Awards. In a few weeks time, Padma Awards for the year 2014 will be given away to 127 ‘distinguished’ individuals at a glittering function by His Excellency, the President of India.

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Dr Neelam Kler to be conferred with Padma Bhushan award

New Delhi: India’s highest civilian awards, the Padma awards, would be conferred on 127 eminent people, including 27 doctors of modern medicine. They will receive the awards from President Pranab Mukherjee at a function in New Delhi in March or April, it was announced here on Saturday, on the eve of the 65th Republic Day.

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Dr Nandkishore S Laud, Dr Maharaj K Bhan in Padma honours list

New Delhi: India’s highest civilian awards, the Padma awards, would be conferred on 108 eminent people, including orthopaedist Dr Nandkishore Shamrao Laud and paediatrician civil servant Dr Maharaj Kishan Bhan, it was announced here on Friday.

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