Puneeth Rajkumar is a Kannada actor, singer and producer. He has acted in lead roles in more than 29 films.
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There are claims that the person who flung the slipper at Darshan was the late Puneeth Rajkummar's fan.
Thousands of fans witnessed the programme amid rains attended by Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, Telugu superstar Jr NTR and Indian philanthropist Sudha Murthy.
The event was attended by the who's who of tinsel town, including Bollywood actors Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif.
Speaking to media persons after inaugurating the Independence Day Flower Show at the Lalbagh Glass House, Bommai said, a committee would be formed to make preparations for the award presentation ceremony.
The project is one of the 75 satellites to be launched in the country to celebrate 75 years of independence.
'Apart from this honour, my cabinet will also take decisions on getting national awards and honours for Puneeth,' said the CM.
Kannada actor Prem too wished that Puneeth be given the Padma Shri award at the earliest.
Suriya also visited his residence and spoke to Puneeth's family members.
This was done using an advanced technique and the transplant was free in honour of the Rajkumar family.