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BJP MP Rajeev Chandrashekar demands Padma awards for former ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan

New Delhi | Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) leader and Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrashekar in a letter to the Union Government has demanded to felicitate former ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan who was arrested in an alleged spy scandal with the prestigious Padma Awards

In a letter to the government, Chandrashekar wrote, 'I request the Government of India to 1) To ensure that the process of justice is completed by pursuing those that are responsible and holding them to account; 2) To honour Narayanan's struggle - by a Padma Award for a similar recognition by Government of India that recognizes eventual triumph of good over evil.'