On the eve of 70th Republic day, The Padma awardees for 2019 announced on Friday. From our Telugu film Industry prominent lyricist Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry, who has won the fourth highest civilian award, the Padma Shri was on the list.
From the category of Dance, Prabhu Deva has been named for his skills. Versatile singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan has been chosen for Padma Shri. Among the Padma awardees, Manoj has been recognised for his work as an actor.
From the other Industries, Mohanlal, who will be conferred the third highest civilian honour, The Padma Bhushan, has had a creative career spanning four decades, during which he worked across Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada Films. Where no mention of a woman in the Padma Awardee list from Film Industry where in times when gender equality is much spoken.