Pawan Kalyan to Suriya, celebs pay tribute to Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar

Puneeth Rajkumar died on October 29 after suffering a heart attack. Celebrities including Suriya, Pawan Kalyan, Kamal Haasan, among others, paid tribute to Power Star.
Pawan Kalyan to Suriya, celebs pay tribute to Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar

Puneeth Rajkumar's sudden demise on October 29 came across as a huge shock to the entire country. The actor suffered a heart attack while working out at the gym and later breathed his last at Vikram Hospital in Bengaluru. He was 46. Celebrities including Pawan Kalyan, Kamal Haasan, Suriya and several others took to social media to express their shock over his demise.


Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar will be cremated with full state honours at the Kanteerava studio in Bengaluru on October 31.His mortal remains have been kept at the stadium for public homage. Several thousand fans have been thronging to the stadium to catch one last glimpse of their star.

Telugu superstar Pawan Kalyan took to Twitter and wrote, "The sudden & unfortunate demise of ‘Sri Puneeth Rajkumar deeply saddens me. His performance in his first film ‘ Bettada Hoovu’ as a child actor deeply etched in my mind. Ever since I always admired him (sic)."

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Suriya couldn't believe that his brother Puneeth was no more. Sharing a photo of him, he wrote, "Unable to come to terms with this loss! Farewell dear Puneet Rajkumar, my brother & fellow traveller I will always cherish your fond friendship and brotherhood. My deepest condolence to family & friends. I’m just devastated & still in shock (sic)."

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Kamal Haasan, Sivakarthikeyan, Farhan Akthar and Prithviraj Sukumaran are among the celebrities who took to social media to condole the death of Puneeth Rajkumar.

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Puneeth Rajkumar was a youth icon in the Kannada film industry. He is survived by his wife, Ashwini Revanth, and two daughters, Drithi and Vandhitha.

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