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Dr Rajkumar's 82nd birthday at Ravindra Kalakshetra
Written by: By: Shekhar H Hooli
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Several Kannada organisations are celebrating late veteran Kannada
actor Dr Rajkumar's 82nd birthday today. For the first time,
Karnataka Government has also planned to celebrate Annavara
birthday on 24 April in a special way. That's why the Govt has
organised a grand function in Bangalore.
Rajanna's birthday function will be held at the Ravindra
Kalakshetra in Bangalore at 6.00 pm today. The Govt has planned to
hold several programmes to remember Rajanna's acting and simple
life style. A 15 minutes video clipping including Rajkumar's
excellent acting scenes will be screened and a programme of 60
minutes that consists his superhit song will be broadcast on the
Chief Minister of Karnataka, BS Yediyurappa will innaugarate the
function and Dr. D Hemchandrasagar, MLA of Chikkapeth, will preside
over the function. Ministers Katta Subramanya Naidu, R Ashok, Dr.
Mukhyamantri Chandru, Jaggesh, MLC Doddarangegowda, Prof KS Nisar
Ahmed, Producer Parvathamma Rajkumar and her family members will be
present on the occasion.
Meanwhile, Dr. Rajkumar family has instituted three awards in
his name to recognize excellence in cinema. The award will be given
by 'The Dr Rajkumar Trust'. Parvathamma Rajkumar gave away the
awards to director Bhagwan, Senior character artistes Shantamma and
Shivaram at a function today morning.