New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind is conferring the Padma Award on 141 people at Rashtrapati Bhavan today. You must be aware that the Padma Awards, the highest civilian honour after Bharat Ratna in the country, were distributed at the historic Darbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan. On the other hand, the grand ceremony felicitated those who have done outstanding work in various fields. In fact, this time two years of awards are being given.
According to media reports, 62-year-old Harala Hajbba, who sells oranges in Mangaluru, was awarded the Padma Shri award on Monday, November 8, 2021. Hajbba was given this honour to complete social work in the field of education. President Ram Nath Kovind conferred padma shri on Hajabba, one of the country's most prestigious honours, at the Durbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan, the akshar saint, who never received formal education in the school himself.
Let us tell you that Harayala Hajbba, a resident of Nupadapu village in Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka, started running a school in her village with her deposits. At the same time, he continued to give the entire portion of his savings every year for the development of the school. The Padma Shri award to Hajabba was announced on January 25, 2020 but the ceremony was cancelled due to the Corona virus epidemic.