Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has paid a tribute to Kannada star Puneeth Rajkumar, saying that his sudden dying following a coronary heart assault was stunning.
Puneeth, the 46-year-old powerstar recognized for movies similar to “Appu”, “Veera Kannadiga” and “Maurya”, died in a hospital in Bengaluru following an enormous coronary heart assault.
He was the son of matinee idol the late Rajkumar and Parvathamma.
Bachchan took to his weblog put up late Friday night and wrote he was saddened by two deaths of shut ones — Puneeth and that of a household good friend.
“There have been two deaths of the close to and pricey for the reason that morning and there’s a grief that can’t be put in phrases. Considered one of them, the information has been stunning.
“Puneet Rajkumar, the youthful son of the legendary icon of Kannada cinema, Raj Kumar and a star in his personal proper, handed away at present. He was simply 46 years, and this has put all of us in nice shock. The household of late Raj Kumar have ever been extraordinarily shut. My prayers condolences,” Bachchan wrote.
T 4079 – .. a day of regret and prayer .. two near the household handed away at present .. it’s too darkish ..
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) October 29, 2021
The 79-year-old blogged that the opposite one who died was the mom of a household good friend.
Puneeth, who was recognized to be a health fanatic, was rushed to Vikram Hospital after he complained of chest ache following a two-hour exercise within the health club, medical doctors treating him mentioned. He died shortly after.
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His dying was mourned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, amongst others.
A number of massive names from the South movie business, together with veteran actor Chiranjeevi, Mahesh Babu, Siddharth, in addition to names from Bollywood like Ajay Devgn and Sanjay Dutt, additionally paid tributes to the actor.
Puneeth started his profession as a toddler artist showing in motion pictures like “Thayige Thakka Maga”, “Vasantha Geetha” and “Bhagyavantha”.
He made his debut as a number one man with 2002 film “Appu” and adopted it up with motion pictures like “Abhi”, “Veera Kannadiga” and “Maurya”, “Ajay” and “Arasu”.
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