Padma Awards to be announced on the Republic day 26th January 2015. There are many controversies going on giving Padma Awards. There was discontent for many people who want to deserve this award and they are expressing their views. Saina Nehwal feeling unhappy that not recommended for Padma Bhushan Award by the Sports Ministry. She received Padma Shri Award in 2010.
Saina expressed sad about this action by Sports Ministry on Twitter that “I saw the news on Times of India about the Padma Awards and I was really sad to see that my name was not sent to ministry of home affairs”.
Actually there is a policy that if the padma award member should get their Padma Bhushan with in five years. Saina has completed four years and this was her final year and final chance to get Padma Bhushan Award.
Padma Awards List for 2015:
Sushil Kumar was recommended for Padma Bhushan Award but from years i am rejected. We both have won medals in Olympics and there is no par in giving the awards. There had no comments by Sports Ministry based upon the issue by Saina Nehwal.
The others are Yuvraj singh and other cricketers selected for Padma shri award. Dhoni was forwarded for Padma Bhushan but it was quiet embarrassing that while Mugdal committe has not ready based up on IPL spot fixing. Leander Paes and Pullela Gopichand were selected for Padma Bhushan Awards. Kamal Haasan will get the Padma Bhushan Award and Vidya Balan selected for Padma Shri Award.