Telugu film star Pawan Kalyan and his elder brother
actor-producer Nagendra Babu were in Bangalore on Sunday to attend
some functions related to Dr. Raj Kumar. Both the brothers" visted
the Dr. Raj Kumar Samadhi to pay their homage to the Kannada Movie
icon. They also went to the Sadashivanagar residence of Dr. Raj and
met the family members. Ms. Parvathamma Raj Kumar, Shivaraj Kumar,
Raghavendra Raj Kumar and Puneet Raj Kumar were present.
Then Pawan Kalyan and Nagendra Babu were the chief guests at a
function organised in Nagarabhavi's Ravi Gymnasium where a function
was organised in the memory of Dr. Raj Kumar. It was also a
celebration time for Ravi Gymnasium which completed fifteen years.
Nagendra Babu inaugurated the function and later Pawan Kalyan
joined the function.
Pawan Kalyan spoke highly of Dr. Raj Kumar whom he described as
an icon. "I have come here to pay my respects to Dr. Raj Kumar who
was an eminent personality. I have also come here to thank the fans
of Mega Star Chiranjeevi who have always encouraged us. The fans of
Karnataka have always shown lot of admiration for us and we are
really overwhelmed with this support' said Pawan Kalyan.
Leelavathi, Director M.S. Rajashekhar and Bhagwan were honoured
during the function.