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FINAL LIST OF AWARDEES

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Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna: Rohit Sharma (cricket), Vinesh Phogat (wrestling), Manika Batra (table tennis), Rani Rampal (hockey), and Mariyappan Thangavelu (Para high jump).

Arjuna Award: Atanu Das (archery), Deepak Hooda (kabaddi), Deepika Thakur & Akashdeep Singh (hockey), Divij Sharan (tennis), Ishant Sharma & Deepti Sharma (cricket), Manish Kaushik & Lovlina Borgohain (boxing), Manu Bhaker & Saurabh Chaudhary (shooting), Sandesh Jhinghan (football), Dattu Bhokanal (rowing), Rahul Aware & Divya Kakran (wrestling), Dutee Chand (athletics), Shiva Keshavan (winter sports), Madhurika Patkar (table tennis), Manish Narwal (para shooter), Sandeep Chaudhary (para athlete), Suyash Jadhav (para swimmer), Chirag Shetty & Satwiksair­aj Rankireddy (badminton),

Vishesh Bhriguvans­hi (basketball), Ajay Sawant (tentpeggin­g), Aditi Ashok (golf), and Sarika Kale (kho kho).

Dronachary­a Award: Regular:

Jaspal Rana (shooting), Jude Felix (hockey), Yogesh Malviya (mallakhamb), Gaurav Khanna (para badminton), and Kuldeep Handoo (wushu). Lifetime: Dharmendra Tiwari (archery), Purshottam Rai (athletics), Shiv Singh (boxing), Romesh Pathania (hockey), Krishan Kumar Hooda (kabaddi), Vijay Munishwar (para powerlifti­ng), Naresh Kumar (tennis), and Om Parkash Dahiya (wrestling).

Dhyan Chand Award: Jincy Philips & Kuldeep Singh Bhullar (athletics), Trupti Murgunde & Pradeep Gandhe (badminton), N. Usha & Lakha Singh (boxing), Sukhwinder Singh Sandhu (football), Ajeet Singh (hockey), Manpreet Singh (kabaddi), Manjeet Singh (rowing), Sachin Nag (posthumous, swimming), Nandan Bal (tennis), Netar Pal Hooda (wrestling), Satyapraka­sh Tiwari (para badminton), and J. Ranjit Kumar (para athletics).

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Trophy: Panjab University (Chandigarh)

Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award: Anita Devi, Col. Sarfraz Singh, Taka Tamut, Narender Singh & Keval Hiren Kakka (all land adventure); Satendra Singh (water); Gajanand Yadava (air); Late Magan Bissa (lifetime achievenme­nt).

Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar: Oil and Natural Gas Corporatio­n, Air Force Sports Board, Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Army Sports Institute, Lakshya Institute, and Internatio­nal Institute of Sports Management.

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