Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked the people of the country to suggest names of inspirational people for Padma awards. PM Modi has named it ‘People’s Padma’. The last date for nominations for the Padma Awards is September 15.
PM Modi has tweeted, ‘India has many talented people, who are doing extraordinary work at the grassroots level. Often, we hear little about such people. Do you know such inspiring people? You can nominate him for #PeoplesPadma.’
India has many talented people, who are doing exceptional work at the grassroots. Often, we don’t see or hear much of them. Do you know such inspiring people? You can nominate them for the #PeoplesPadma. Nominations are open till 15th September. https://t.co/BpZG3xRsrZ
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 11, 2021
In his tweet, PM Modi has also given a link to the website of the Padma Awards, where people can nominate an inspirational personality. The government has also given the option of self-nomination.
Let us inform that PM Modi has made this tweet at a time when the central government has started an initiative to identify people working at the grassroots level. The Union Home Ministry has appealed to all Union Ministers, States and other awardees to mention such people whose achievements should be recognized.
In the first ‘Mann Ki Baat’ program in January this year, PM Modi had appealed to the people of the country to read about the heroes of the country, about whom very few people even today know anything and who selflessly served the country. served.
The Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards are the country’s highest civilian honours. These awards were started in 1954 and are announced every year on the occasion of Republic Day.