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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Australia Day Honours 2019: The Indian-origin AM and OAM recipients

The Indian-origin recipients of the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) and Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) awards this year.

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Sydney’s PEEYUSH GUPTA is awarded AM for significant service to business, and to the community, through governance and philanthropic roles
Sydney’s Dr JASWINDER SINGH SAMRA is awarded OAM for service to medicine as a pancreatic specialist
Sydney’s Dr SUJON KUMAR PURKAYASTHA is awarded OAM for service to medicine as an obstetrician and gynaecologist
Sydney’s CYRUS MEHER-HOMJI is awarded OAM for service to the performing arts, particularly through music
Adelaide’s VIKRAM MADAN is awarded OAM for service to multicultural affairs
Shepparton’s Dr MENON PARAMESWARAN is awarded OAM for service to primary industry
Sydney’s Dr SUNDAR SUNDARAM is awarded OAM for service to the community through a range of roles
Melbourne’s MANDAR MADHUSUDAN VAIDYA is awarded OAM for service to the performing arts
Perth’s Dr MAHARAJ KISHORE TANDON is awarded OAM for service to the community through a range of roles
Adelaide’s VIVEK PADMANABHAN is awarded OAM for service to aged welfare
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