President Awards the Certificate of Honour and Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman for the Year 2019

New Delhi/ PIB News: The President is pleased to award the Certificate of Honour to the following scholars of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam, and Classical Odiya for the year 2019.

SANSKRIT 
1.ShriSripadaSatyanarayanamurthy
2.ShriRajendraNathSarma
3.Prof. Ramji Thakur
4.Prof. Chand Kiran Saluja
5.Dr. ShriKrishan Sharma
6.Dr. V. Ramakrishna Bhatt
7.VidwanJanardanaHegde
8.Dr. Kala Acharya
9.Prof. (Dr.) HarekrishnaSatapathy
10.PanditSatyaDevSharma
11.ShriBanwariLalGaur
12.Dr. V.S. Karunakaran
13.Prof. YugalKishorMishra
14.PanditManudevBhattacharya
15.ShriSubuddhiCharanGoswami
SANSKRIT (INTERNATIONAL) 
Nil
PALI
1.Dr. Uma Shankar Vyas
PRAKRIT 
1.Prof. Kamal Chand Sogani
 ARABIC
1.Prof. FaizanullahFarooqi
2.Mohammad Iqbal Husain
3.Dr.Mohd. SamiullahKhan
 PERSIAN
1.Prof. Dr. Iraq Raza Zaidi
2.Prof. Chander Shekhar
3.Mohammad SidiqNiazmand
CLASSICAL KANNADA
1.Shri Hampa Nagarajaiah
CLASSICAL TELUGU
1.Prof. RavvaSrihari
CLASSICAL MALAYALAM
1.Dr.C.P. AchuthanUnny
CLASSICAL ODIA
1.Pandit Dr. Antaryami Mishra

In addition, the President is also pleased to award the Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman to the following scholars of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam, and classical Odiyafor the year 2019:-

SANSKRIT 
1.Dr. Ashok Thapliyal
2.Prof. SujataTripathi
3.Dr.Sanju Mishra
4.Dr.AbhijitHanmant Joshi
5.Dr.SharachchandraDwivedi
PALI 
1.Ms. AnomaShriramSakhare
PRAKRIT 
1.Shri Ashish Kumar Jain
 ARABIC
1.Dr. Fauzan Ahmad
PERSIAN
1.ER.M. ShahbazAlam
CLASSICAL KANNADA
1.Shri G.B. Harisha
2.Shri S. Karthik
3.Dr. M. Byrappa
CLASSICAL TELUGU
1.Dr.AddankiSrinivas
2.Dr. V. Triveni
3.Dr. D.K. Prabhakar
CLASSICAL MALAYALAM
1.Dr. Rajeev R.R.
2.ShriSanthoshThottingal
CLASSICAL ODIA
1.Dr. Subrat Kumar Prusty

The distinction is conferred once a year on the Independence Day in recognition of substantial contribution in the field of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Odiya, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu, and Classical Malayalam.