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Is Janaki right to refuse Padma Bhushan?

Singer S Janaki took a tough stand today and refused to accept her Padma Bhushan award, to protest the small number of people selected from South India. Do you agree with her stand?

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Posted By: MKU VARMA On:26/01/2013
YES, VERY RIGHTLY REFUSED. HAD SHE BEEN A NORTH INDIAN, SHE WOULD HAVE GOT THE AWARDS 30 TO 40 YEARS BEFORE!!!
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Posted By: Sundaram On:26/01/2013
Yes I do agree. A bold lady. Fail to understand why Sonia was not given Bharat Ratna
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Posted By: D S Murthy On:26/01/2013
Politics, politics and politics in every field. I support Janakamma.
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Posted By: RAJU On:26/01/2013
yes. it is correct. this type of partiality is being shown in every field incl security forces.
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Posted By: N Suresh On:26/01/2013
Yes very correct and strong decision taken by the greatest singer S Janakiamma.Why south Indians have been always penalized by the north Indians in the field of music.Why Bhatat Ratna has not been awarded to SPB this year ? since he in more than any of the Hindi singers.
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Posted By: KATHIR On:26/01/2013
YES SHE IS RIGHT .
LET GOVT SPELL OUT THE CRITERIA FOR SELECTING THE AWARDEES
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Posted By: P.V.R.PATHRUDU On:26/01/2013
No, Janaki not to refuse since Indian Government would have taken several steps to select to issue these awards.
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Posted By: balaji On:26/01/2013
Saif Ali Khan gets padma award years ago!!! For what? Kamal Hassan is still a Padmashree!!! Joke indeed. Janaki amma has shown the guts to fight for other artistes. Way to go, Ma'am
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Posted By: J S Raman On:26/01/2013
She is right. There definitely is a bias against people from the south. Malayam actor Madhu got it this time while a chap like Saif got it fe years back. This is just one example.
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Posted By: csrao On:26/01/2013
no
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