Kanada star actor Puneeth Rajkumar has died after suffering a heart attack on Friday (29th October 2021). Actors across India from Bollywood to the South film industry expressed shock and heartbreak at his death.
The 46-year-old Kannada actor was rushed to the hospital after a complaint of chest pain at 11:40. The actor was reportedly working out in his gym when he collapses suddenly and was rushed to the hospital immediately. He was receiving treatment in ICU until the Heartbreak news came forth. The actor survived by his wife and 2 children.
Karnataka CM in a statement said that “shocked and deeply saddened as Karnataka’s most loved superstar Puneeth Rajkumar is no longer with us. A huge personal loss and one that’s difficult to come to terms with. praying the almighty gives the Rajkumar family and friends the strength to bear this loss.” (Sic).
Shocking ,devastating & heartbreaking! #PuneethRajkumar gone too soon. ?— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) October 29, 2021
Rest in Peace! My deepest sympathies and tearful condolences to the family. A huge loss to the Kannada / Indian film fraternity as a whole.Strength to all to cope with this tragic loss!
Shocking and Heart breaking to know that Puneeth is no more. It is a huge loss for the film fraternity. My deepest condolences to Puneeth's family and loved ones.— Mammootty (@mammukka) October 29, 2021
RIP #PuneethRajkumar pic.twitter.com/Rx8smL9NtW
Shocked and deeply saddened by the tragic news of Puneeth Rajkumar's demise. One of the most humble people I've met and interacted with. Heartfelt condolences to his family and loved ones ?— Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) October 29, 2021
Heartbreaking news! Gone too soon. #PuneethRajkumar— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) October 29, 2021
My condolences to his family and his fans. You will be missed.
Son of Superstar Rajkumar, Puneeth started his career as a child artist with his father in the early 1980s. Raam, Hudugaru, and Anjani Putra are some of his memorable movies. He was last seen in Yuvarathnaa(2021).