Khel Ratna Awardees 2017

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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna 2017

1. Shri Devendra Para Athlete
2. Shri Sardar Singh Hockey

Dronacharya Awards 2017

1. Late Dr. R. Gandhi Athletics
2. Mr. Heera Nand Kataria Kabaddi
3. Mr. G.S.S.V. Prasad Badminton (Lifetime)
4. Mr. Brij Bhushan Mohanty Boxing (Lifetime)
5. Mr. P.A. Raphel Hockey (Lifetime)
6. Mr. Sanjoy Chakraverthy Shooting (Lifetime)
7. Mr. Roshan Lal Wrestling (Lifetime)

Arjuna Awards 2017

1. Ms. V.J. Surekha Archery
2. Ms. Khushbir Kaur Athletics
3. Mr. Arokia Rajiv Athletics
4. Ms. Prasanthi Singh Basketball
5. Sub. LaishramDebendro Singh Boxing
6. Mr. CheteshwarPujara Cricket
7. Ms. Harmanpreet Kaur Cricket
8. Ms. OinamBembem Devi Football
9. Mr. S.S.P. Chawrasia Golf
10. Mr. S.V. Sunil Hockey
11. Mr. Jasvir Singh Kabaddi
12. Mr. P. N. Prakash Shooting
13. Mr. A. Amalraj Table Tennis
14. Mr. SakethMyneni Tennis
15. Mr. SatyawartKadian Wrestling
16. Mr. Mariyappan Para-Athlete
17. Mr. Varun Singh Bhati Para-Athlete

Dhyan Chand Award 2017

1 . Mr. Bhupender Singh Athletics
2. Mr. Syed Shahid Hakim Football
3. Ms. Sumarai Tete Hockey

Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award 2017

S. N. Name of Awardees Discipline
1. Smt. Premlata Agrawal Land Adventure
2. Shri More Rohan Dattatrey Water Adventure
3. Shri Ashok Abbey Life Time Achievement
4. Shri Ved Prakash Sharma Life Time Achievement

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy 2016-17

Punjabi University, Patiala was conferred with Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Trophy for the year 2016-17.

Rashtriya Khel  Protsahana Purushkar, 2017

S. N. Name of Awardees Category
1. Identification  and  Nurturing  of

Budding and Young Talent

Kendriya

Vidyalaya

Sangathan (KVS)

 
2. Encourage  to  sports  through

corporate social responsibility

Odisha

Industrial

Infrastructure

Development

Corporation

(IDCO)

3. Sports for Development The Golf Foundation
4. Sports for Development Reliance Foundation

Selection Committee for Dronacharya Awards and Dhyan Chand Awards was headed by Pullela Gopichand.

The awardees will receive their awards from President Ram Nath Kovind.

Apart from a medal and a citation, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awardee will receive a cash prize of Rs. 7.5 lakh. Arjuna, Dronacharya and Dhyan Chand Awardees will received statuettes, certificates and cash prize of Rs. 5 lakh each.

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