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Mohanlal, Prabhu Deva, Sivamani, Mahadevan receive Padmas

Monday, March 11, 2019 • Telugu Comments

Mohanlal, Prabhu Deva, Sivamani, Mahadevan receive Padmas

President Kovind has on Monday presented the Padma Bhushan to 'Complete Star' Mohanlal for his stellar achievements in the field of Art. "A renowned film actor from Kerala, Shri Mohanlal has acted in about 350 films, in a career spanning 40 years," the President's Office said.  

Accepting the civilian honour, the 'Odiyan' actor said, "I feel quite elated to have been received this great token of appreciation from the Honorable President of India. My sincere thanks and love to all!"  

Prabhu Deva, ace percussionist Sivamani and singer-musician Shankar Mahadevan were among the other film personalities who were given Padma awards.  They have been conferred Padma Shri.  Prabhu Deva has dedicated the award to all those who have "showered love on him".