The President, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee with the recipients of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowships and Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards-2015, at an investiture ceremony of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowships and Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards-2015, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on October 04, 2016. The Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge), Dr. Mahesh Sharma is also seen.
Akademi Ratna & Akademi Puraskar
New Delhi (PIB-GR-TYP-BIN): The President of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee presented Sangeet Natak Akademi’s Fellowships and Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards for the year 2015 at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Oct 4.
The Sangeet Natak Akademi’s Fellowships (Akademi Ratna) and Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards (Akademi Puraskar) are recognized as the most coveted national honours bestowed on performing artists as well as teachers and scholars in the field of performing arts.