Photojournalist Sudharak Olwe Honoured with Padma Shri Award

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Sudharak Olwe, received his  Padma Shri Award from the Indian President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee in Rashtrapati Bhawan today. He was awarded the Padma Shri award, India’s fourth highest civilian honour for his work on Mumbai’s Conservancy Workers.

 

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Sudharak Olwe is an ace photographer. His images transcend technique and illuminate the humanity of his subjects. He has been a Mumbai-based photojournalist since 1988 and has worked as a press photographer with some of the leading newspapers in India. He is presently the Photo Editor of the country’s largest read Marathi Newspaper, Lokmat

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Sudharak Olwe is an ace photographer. His images transcend technique and illuminate the humanity of his subjects. He has been a Mumbai-based photojournalist since 1988 and has worked as a press photographer with some of the leading newspapers in India. He is presently the Photo Editor of the country’s largest read Marathi Newspaper, Lokmat. Sudharak has travelled the length and breadth of this nation and seen first hand some incredible stories of resilience, courage and change. He has worked in tandem with many NGOs presenting their extraordinary work with both rural and urban communities.

 

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