Everybody loves late actor and Kannada icon Dr. Rajkumar and Dr. Vishnuvardhan is no different. In fact, Dr. Vishnu still can't stop singing his praises. He said that Dr. Raj Kumar was like Sugar and many people in the Kannada film industry including him were lucky to savor the sweet. Discipline and dedication was his hall marks, Vishnu appreciated. He added that Dr. Raj was an encyclopedia possessing knowledge about various things like acting, literature, singing, yoga and many other things.
Dr. Baragooru Ramachandrappa said that Raj Kumar's ideals have to be followed by the new generation of artistes. He lauded the efforts of the Dr. Raj Kumar's family to make clean and entertaining films all these years.
I.M. Vittala Murthy cautioned the industry representatives not to encourage some of the film producers who are making remake films, but still presenting them as original Kannada films by getting false certificates from the Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce. He appealed to KFCC not to certify the remake films as original films. He said that would be the best way to pay tributes to Dr. Raj Kumar.