Sports Ministry recommends Shuttler Sindhu for Padma Bhushan

The Sports ministry has recommended Olympic silver medallist shuttler ‘P V Sindhu’ (22-years) for the prestigious Padma Bhushan, country's third highest civilian award. Sindhu has become the first Indian to win a silver at Rio Games last year. In March 2015, Sindhu was awarded India's fourth highest civilian honour, the Padma Shri.