Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao congratulated all the Padma Award winners from the State.The Chief Minister congratulated noted Playback and Carnatic Vocalist K J Jesudas for receiving the Padma Vibhushan Award.
He also greeted Dr Prof Aekka Yadagiri Rao (Sculpture), Chintakindi Mallesham (Handloom), Daripalli Ramaiah (Plant breeding), BVR Mohan Reddy (Industry), Dr Mohammed Abdul Waheed (Medicine) and Chandrakant Pithawi (Science and Engineering) for getting Padma Shri awards.
He said that it was their unique contribution to their respective fields that brought them the national fame and they became role models to others.
They rightly deserve the Padma Award. He also appreciated the Centre for honouring people who have serviced in the fields that are useful to people.
The Chief Minister also congratulated all the Padma Award winners in the country.