‘Rahul Dravid, Mary Kom in race for Padma Bhushan’
- Jan 25, 2013, 14:08 PM IST
New Delhi:Former cricketer Rahul Dravid and London Olympics Bronze medalist MC Mary Kom are being considered for the country's third highest civilian award- Padma Bhushan. According to media reports actors Shamila Tagore and Rajesh Khanna are also in the list for the award.
Rahul Dravid, who scored 24,000 runs in 164 Tests and 344 ODIs he played for India, retired from the international cricket last year.
A Bronze medalist at London Olympics and five-time World champion in Boxing is also in the fray for the award.
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