The Arjuna Award and the Dronacharya Award, along side the Primary Dhyanchand Khel Ratna Award, the very best award within the box of Indian sports activities, have been disbursed on Saturday (November 13) on the Central Corridor of the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Twelve gamers have been awarded Khel Ratna, 35 gamers have been awarded Arjuna Award, 10 coaches have been awarded Dronacharya Award and 5 gamers have been commemorated with Dhyan Chand Award. The development came about on Saturday afternoon.
Listing of Award Winners –
Primary Dhyanchand Khel Ratna Award – Neeraj Chopra (Athletics), Ravi Kumar (Wrestling), Lovelina Borgohen (Boxing), PR Sreejesh (Hockey), Avni Lekhra (Para Capturing), Sumit Antil (Para Athletics), Pramod Bhagat (Para Badminton), Krishna Nagar (Para) ) Manish Narwal (Para Capturing), Mithali Raj (Cricket), Sunil Chhetri (Soccer), Manpreet Singh (Hockey).
Arjuna Award – Arpinder Singh (Athletics), Simranjit Kaur (Boxing), Shikhar Dhawan (Cricket), CA Bhavani Devi (Fencing), Monica (Hockey), Vandana Kataria (Hockey), Sandeep Narwal (Kabaddi), Himani Uttam Parab (Mallakhamba), Abhishek Verma (capturing), Ankita Raina (tennis), Deepak Punia (wrestling), Dilpreet Singh (hockey), Harmanpreet Singh (hockey), Rupinder Buddy Singh (hockey), Surendra Kumar (hockey), Amit Rohidas (hockey), Virendra Lakra . (Hockey), Sumit (Hockey), Neelkanth Sharma (Hockey), Hardik Singh (Hockey), Vivek Sagar Prasad (Hockey), Gurjant Singh (Hockey), Mandeep Singh (Hockey), Shamsher Singh (Hockey), Lalit Kumar Upadhyay ( Hockey), Varun Kumar (Hockey), Simranjit Singh (Hockey), Yogesh Kathunia (Para Athletics), Nishad Kumar (Para Athletics), Praveen Kumar (Para Athletics), Suhash Yathiraj (Para Badminton), Sinharaj Adhana (Para Capturing), Bhavina Patel (Para Desk Tennis), Harvinder Singh (Para Archery) and Sharad Kumar (Para Athletics).
Dronacharya Award (Lifetime Success) – T. P. Osef (Athletics), Sarkar Talwar (Cricket), Sarpal Singh (Hockey), Asha Kumar (Kabaddi) Tapan Kumar Panigrahi (Swimming)
Dronacharya Award (Common) – Radhakrishnan Nair P (Athletics), Sandhya Gurung (Boxing), Pritam Sivach (Hockey), Jai Prakash Nautiyal (Para Capturing), Subramaniam Raman (Desk Tennis)
Geneva Gaurav Award – Article Ok.C. (Boxing), Abhijit Kunte (Chess), Davinder Singh Garcha (Hockey), Vikas Kumar (Kabaddi), Sajjan Singh (Wrestling).