2020 Padma Awards: Posthumous honour for Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj
The government has announced the 2020 Padma awards- Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. It consists of 7 Padma Vibhushan, 16 Padma Bhushans & 118 Padma Shris. Padma Vibhushan is awarded for exceptional & distinguished service; Padma Bhushan for distinguished service of high order & Padma Shri for distinguished service in any field. Arun Jaitley, George Fernandes & Sushma Swaraj get Padma Vibhushans posthumously.