Kannada actor Puneeth Rajkumar handed away on Friday at Vikram hospital in Bengaluru after struggling a coronary heart assault, confirmed Karnataka Chief minister Basavaraj Bommai.
Puneeth complained of chest ache on Friday morning and visited his household physician for an ECG. Following the ECG, he was requested to hurry to the hospital. He arrived at Vikram Hospital in a severe situation, a physician on the hospital stated.
Puneeth Rajkumar was the son of legendary actor Rajkumar and Parvathamma. He married Ashwini Revanth in 1999. He was fondly referred to as Appu by his followers.
He began his profession as a baby artist with Bettada Hoovu (1985). The actor gained a slew of awards as a baby actor, together with a Nationwide Movie Award. He starred within the lead position in over 29 Kannada movies, together with Abhi, Veera Kannadiga, Arasu, Raam, Ajay, Hudugaru and Anjani Putra. He was final seen in Yuvarathnaa, which launched early this 12 months.
Moreover being an actor, Puneeth was additionally a singer par excellence. He had revealed that his remuneration from singing goes to charity. In 2012, Puneeth additionally hosted the primary season of Kannadada Kotyadhipati, modelled on the Amitabh Bachchan-hosted present Kaun Banega Crorepati.