The prestigious Padma Shri awards were given this morning and as usual, a good amount of celebrities from the Indian film industry were part of the recipients. 

Citizens were celebrated for their contributions to the country’s progress and overall societal well-being. From South-Indian actor Mohanlal being awarded for his contribution to cinema, to (Prof) Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee for providing quality healthcare to the poor in Jharkhand.

Here are the winners of the recipients of the Padma Shri put out by the government’s official Twitter page: