Shri Rajnath Singh presents Padma Vibhushan award to veteran actor Shri Dilip Kumar
Padma Vibhushan award for Shri Mohammad Yusuf Khan or Dilip Kumar was announced on the Republic Day of 2015 for his exceptional and distinguished service.
Shri Dilip Kumar was to receive the Padma Vibhushan at a ceremonial function at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on April 8, 2015 in New Delhi, but he could not attend the ceremony due to his ill health.
The Union Minister Shri Rajnath Singh today delivered the Padma Vibhushan to Shri Dilip Kumar at his residence at Pali Hill in Mumbai.
The Governor of Maharashtra, Shri C Vidyasagar Rao and Chief Minister of Maharashtra Shri Devendra Fadnavis were present.