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Ajay Devgan and Anupam Kher received Padma Award in New Delhi.

The Padma Awards will also honour filmmakers Nila Madhab Panda, SS Rajamouli and Madhur Bhandarkar with the Padma Shri.

The Padma Awards will also honour filmmakers Nila Madhab Panda, SS Rajamouli and Madhur Bhandarkar with the Padma Shri.
In This Image: Ajay Devgan
Veteran actor Saeed Jaffrey, who died at the age of 86 in November 2015, will also be awarded the Padma Shri posthumously.
 

The Singham actor has been honoured for his contribution in the field of cinema. The President presented five Padma Vibhushan, eight Padma Bhushan and 43 Padma Shri awards at the function.

The Singham actor has been honoured for his contribution in the field of cinema. The President presented five Padma Vibhushan, eight Padma Bhushan and 43 Padma Shri awards at the function.
In This Image: Ajay Devgan
A couple of months ago, when the awards were announced, Ajay had told a section of the media:’I feel deeply humbled yet elated to receive such honour from my own country. This announcement today makes it special for me when I'm filming abroad for my new film Shivaay. I'd like to acknowledge that Padma Samman puts an extra responsibility on me and I promise to serve my country for as long as I can’

Take a look, Veteran actor Anupam Kher also awarded by Padma Bhushan from President Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi, today morning.

Take a look, Veteran actor Anupam Kher also awarded by Padma Bhushan from President Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi, today morning.
In This Image: Anupam Kher
The Padma Awards are being handed out in two separate ceremonies. On Tuesday, Tamil superstar Rajinikanth will receive the Padma Vibhushan while actress Priyanka Chopra will receive the Padma Shri. Singer Udit Narayan will also be awarded with the Padma Bhushan.

Ajay Devgn, in a black bandhgala, received the Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee in a ceremony in New Delhi on Monday.

Ajay Devgn, in a black bandhgala, received the Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee in a ceremony in New Delhi on Monday.
In This Image: Ajay Devgan
Ajay Devgn, in a black bandhgala, received the Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee in a ceremony in New Delhi on Monday.