Powerstar Puneeth Rajkumar dies of heart attack at 46; Fans heartbroken, Bengaluru to remain on high alert
Bengaluru, Oct 29: South Superstar Puneeth Rajkumar son of legendary actor Rajkumar and Parvathamma, passed away on Friday. He was 46. The actor was admitted to Vikram Hospital in Bengaluru after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Reportedly, a high alert has been declared in Karnataka owing to this. Also, multiple reports suggest that the Karnataka government has ordered to close theatres immediately.
As soon as the news of the actor's death was announced, fans and followers took to Twitter to mourn his loss. Politicians, actors and fans took to Twitter to condole the sudden and shocking death of the actor.
Here are the Highlights:
Gone too soon! 💔 Shocked and deeply saddened by the passing away of one of the most loved actors in the cinema industry, Puneeth Rajkumar.— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) October 29, 2021
Condolences to Puneeth’s family, friends and countless fans.
ನಿಮ್ಮ ಆತ್ಮಕ್ಕೆ ಶಾಂತಿ ಸಿಗಲಿ, ಅಪ್ಪು! 🙏💔 #RIPPuneethRajkumar pic.twitter.com/YPYQjTXAZP
A cruel twist of fate has snatched away from us a prolific and talented actor, Puneeth Rajkumar. This was no age to go. The coming generations will remember him fondly for his works and wonderful personality. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/ofcNpnMmW3— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 29, 2021
. #Bhajara #Bhajare #Bhajarangi @TheNameIsYash and @PuneethRajkumar join @NimmaShivanna for an impromptu jig at the prerelease event of #Bhajarangi2 @NimmaAHarsha directorial backed by @JayannaFilms to hit the screens on #Oct29 pic.twitter.com/yfM26zQsj9— A Sharadhaa / ಎ ಶಾರದಾ (@sharadasrinidhi) October 26, 2021
So hard to believe that #PuneetRajkumar is no more.— Tejasvi Surya (@Tejasvi_Surya) October 29, 2021
This was at Bengaluru airport just a few weeks ago when we chatted for a long time. He was so excited on launching young actors on OTT.
More than movie star, he was Karnataka’s beloved boy next door.
Life is so fragile! pic.twitter.com/rSf0Wre8j0