Army Chief General Bipin Rawat received the Param Vishisht Seva Medal (PVSM).
The government has suggested that it be extended to municipal schools as well.
It also displays various titles on culture, history and folklore of India.
Sir Tim Berners-Lee conceptualised the World Wide Web while working at CERN, Switzerland.
The Dandi March was organised in Gujarat, in 1930.
The successful tests were carried out in Pokhran, Rajasthan.
The Dandi Memorial Project was approved by the central government in 2005.
The recipients include former Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and musician Shankar Mahadevan.
Four states will also vote for the assembly in addition to the Lok Sabha.
The awardees include 41 individuals, one organisation, a centre in Uttar Pradesh and a state in T