has been awarded many prestigious awards, most important amongst
them are mentioned below:
Pt. Nikhil Banerjee Award 2010
She undertook the difficult task of singing
the 400 verses written in Prakrita Bhasha of the religious
book of the Jains, “Samay Sar”. It won Uma the “Best
Devotional Singer Award”
She was awarded the “Best
Playback Singer Title” (1984),
by the U.P. Film Journalist Association.
She has been the recipient of the “Shobhana Award”,
Delhi twice in 1980 & 1990 Presented by the Great Music
Director of the film industry Sri Anil Biswas.
She received the National Award in the
48th National Film Festival (2001) for her book “Sangeet Ka Saundarya Bodh- Film Sangeet
ke Sandarbh Mein”. The award was presented to her
by the then President of India, Late Sri K.R. Narayanan.
She was awarded the “Sangeet Samay Sar Puraskar – Bhakti
Sangeet Shiromani” in 2004 which was presented
to her by the then Governor (Gen.) of Delhi Sri B.L.