Peoples Padma for Balachandra

Our honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given a clarion call to the people of country to Nominate People working at Gross Root level for Civilian Awards and asked to tweet with #PeoplesPadma and nominate on Government Site.

As per suggestion of abhaya National Advisory Council, Board of Trustees have unanimously decided to nominate our Founder Shri Balachandra Sunku for Padma Shri award and here are the basic details, if someone wish to Nominate from their side too.

Please Follow these steps to create/Register on Padma Awards Site


Sign Up/ User Registration:

Whoever wish to nominate should create an account on padma awards site from

Please Select Individual/Organization (for companies) and Nominator Type as Citizen (or whatever is rightly apt for you). Fill in First Name, Last Name, Mobile and Email-ID(optional). Submit after entering captha code. This will send OTP to your mobile and email address, after adding the OTP, you can set a password of your choice and the account will be created.

Please log in to the site with your username and password and follow the process to Nominate.

New Nomination:

1 Award Padma Award
2 Category Padma Shri
3 Field Social Work
4 Sub Field Social Service


Personal details of Nominee:

1 Title Mr
2 First Name Balachandra
3 Last Name Sunku
4 Father Name SS Rangaiah
5 DOB 06/04/1969 (6th April)
6 Age 52
7 Gender Male
8 Mobile 9963002727
9 Email
10 Nationality Indian
11 Country India
12 State Telangana
13 District Ranga Reddy
14 Address abhaya Home of Happiness,
    Survey No.58, Vinoba Nagar,
    Vinoba Nagar Development Society,
    Ibrahimpatnam, Hyderabad – 501506
15 Profession Social Service
16 Posthumous No


Important: Please write your association/experience with Balachandra/abhaya Foundation in your own words in the Work done by the Nominee and Impact of the Work done sections. The following are observations, please go through before filling this page.

  • If we keep the site waiting for filling the information for more than 2-3 minutes, it is throwing error. But the information of earlier pages will be saved and we can go and EDIT from My Nominations section.
  • It is suggested to write the brief about Work Done by Nominee and Impact of Work done before filling the 3rd page, to avoid timeout error
  • Awards, Photograph and supporting document are optional, so can be avoided if you wish


Work and Impact:

Brief Write Up on the Work Done by the Nominee:

View Reference


Area/Field of Work Done:

Education, Empowerment, Enlightenment, Destitute care and Calamity Relief


Number of Years working in the field: 40 Years


Impact of the work done:

View Reference


Other Relevant Information:


S.No. Award Name Year of Award Type of Award Awarding Auth.
1 Anantha Animuthyalu 2015 Others Sahiti Gagan Mahal Trust
2 Visista Seva Puraskaram 2016 Others HH Chinna Jeeyar


Supporting Document:

To Know more about Sri Balachandra, please click here or brochure


abhaya Monthly Newsletters:

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Board Resolution:

Please find the extracts of Board Resolution here.




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