Wipro Chairman Azim Premji, Planning Commission Deputy Chairperson Montek Singh Ahaluwalia, former diplomat Brajesh Mishra and Telugu thespian A. Nageshwara Rao were on Tuesday chosen for the country’s second highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan, this year.
Following people related to Kerala are being recognized with these awards:
Padma Vibhushan: O.N.V. Kurup
Padma Bhushan: Infosys executive Kris Gopalakrishnan, Kathakali artist Madavur Vasudevan Nair, SP Balasubramaniam
Padmasri: Usha Uthup, Shaji N. Karun, Jayaram (A number of Keralites also received awards for medicine and finearts. See details in the attached list.)
Here is the complete listPadma Vibhushan
Semi classical dance performed by Krishnapriya Hari, Anjali Santhosh, Jhanvi Gireesh & Swetha Alachi at Maithry New Year 2011 Choreography - Reshmi Hari
Song "Karuppinazhaku" by Adithi & Gayathri (Maithry New Year 2011)
Here is a very cute and energetic dance from the little Maithry dancers!
"Kizhakku Pookkum..." Oppana at Maithry New Year 2011 Thanks Mr. Korappan for recording and sharing this HD video :)