Singer and composer Adnan Sami Khan, who has left Pakistan and completely shifted to India, acquired India’s fourth-highest civilian honour, Padma Shri Award, in the present day, November 8 for his contribution to the sector of performing arts.
The award was introduced to him by Indian President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
The official Twitter deal with of the President of India tweeted a photograph of Adnan Sami receiving the Padma Shri Award, and wrote, “President Kovind presents Padma Shri to Shri Adnan Sami Khan for Artwork. He’s a world famend and celebrated music composer, live performance pianist, singer and actor.”
Indian actress Kangana Ranaut was additionally given the award on the ceremony.
The Queen actor, wearing a gold saree, was pictured being introduced the Padma Shri by President Kovind. Kangana, final seen within the Jayalalithaa biopic Thalaivi, additionally lately acquired the Nationwide Award for Greatest Actress for her performances within the movies Manikarnika and Panga.
The listing consists of seven Padma Vibhushan, 10 Padma Bhushan and 102 Padma Shri Awards, of which 29 awardees are girls and one awardee is a transgender individual. The Padma Awards have been introduced in varied fields, equivalent to artwork, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, commerce and trade, medication, literature and schooling, sports activities, civil service and so forth.