- Thousands gather to pay last respects to Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar
- Kanteerva Stadium, packed with fans, not even a place to set foot
- The sale of liquor has been banned in Bengaluru for two days.
Thousands of police personnel were deployed as a precaution
Puneet Rajkumar suffered a heart attack and was taken to Vikram Hospital where he was immediately admitted to the ICU for treatment. But the 46-year-old actor was declared dead on October 29 at 2.30 pm. After the death of the Kannada actor, the Karnataka government also swung into action and police patrols were deployed to maintain law and order. Along with 6,000 police personnel, 40 KSRP soldiers as well as RAF soldiers have been deployed for the last rites of Puneet Kumar.
Prohibition on sale of liquor for two days
The last rites will be performed with the political honours of Puneet Rajkumar. His body is kept at Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru. Thousands of people thronged the stadium to pay their last respects to Puneet Kumar. The death of Puneet Rajkumar has caused a deep shock among the fans. Teva has been carefully banned from selling liquor in Bengaluru for two nights till the midnight of 31 October. Along with this, patrolling has also been increased.
funeral will be held with political honors
Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said that Puneeth Rajkumar’s last rites will be performed with political honours. Not only this, PM Narendra Modi also expressed grief for Kannada actor Puneet Rajkumar. Bommai said, “It is very sad and sad to learn that everyone’s favorite superstar Puneet Rajkumar is no more among us.” I pray that God gives strength to Rajkumar’s family and his fans to bear this difficult ordeal.