Padma Shri

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Padma Shri

(ˈpʌdmə ˈʃriː)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in India) an award for distinguished service in any field
[Hindi: lotus decoration]
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In addition, a sculpture gallery by internationally renowned sculptor Padma Shree Sudarshan Sahoo will showcase the intricate stone work of the state.
Apart from coveted Padma Shree from the President of India in 2005 she has been honored with three consecutive Film Fare awards for best play back singer, a feat rarely achieved.
In 2006, she was awarded the Padma Shree by the President in recognition of her service.
In 2007, Hussain received the Padma Shree Award from the Government of India.
Star attraction of the event was Padma Shree Ashok Chakradhar, who anchored the event.
The distinguished evening was matched by an equally illustrious audience, counting among it contemporary artists like Padma Shree awardee Anjolie Ela Menon with husband Raja Menon, Padma Shree awardee photographer Raghu Rai, former Chief Election Commissioner Navin Chawla, Subhalakshmi Khan, Chetan Seth, MD Christie's India Sanjay Sharma, among others.
Padma Vibhushan is second, Padma Bhushan the third and Padma Shree the next.
If you require further info on such disappearing acts performed by the Indian captain you only need to ask Virat Kohli who went public with his grievance in April last, or Dhoni's childhood idol Amitabh Bachchan, who got a bitter taste of the not-so-sunny side of MSD after sending a message congratulating the Ranchi Rajput on getting Padma Shree.
Padma Shree Dr Azad Moopen, chairman of DM Healthcare, said: "The opening of our facility in Jumeirah Lake Towers marks a huge milestone for us during our Silver Jubilee Year of Operation.
We have a wonderful team of dedicated doctors from different ethnicities and backgrounds, with expertise in their professional fields," added Padma Shree Dr.
But, I believe, that does not automatically qualify this winner of the Padma Shree, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan for that office.