The 12.5 km stretch between Banashankari Temple to Kengeri has been named after Sandalwood's ace actor Dr Vishnuvardhan. It is the longest road in Asian continent to be named after a celebrity. The inauguration was held on February 2 in the presence many celebrities and politicians. Click on slides to view the photos of the event...
Vishnuvardhan's Road Inaguration
Dr Vishnuvardhan road was inaugurated by ex-deputy Chief Minister R Ashok, versatile actress Bharathi Vishnuvardhan and Vishnuvardhan's son-in-law actor Anirudh.
Procession Of Vishnu's Photo In A Chariot
The procession of a small silver chariot carrying Vishnuvardhan's photos was the special attraction at the event.
Dr Vishnuvardhan's cutout was seen everywhere in the road, where the procession went along with the presence of many dignitaries.
Bharathi Vishnuvardhan Greatful For Vishnu's fans
Bharathi Vishnuvardhan, who was present in the event, said that she is greatful for the Vishnu's fans to their love and affection towards her family.
Crowd At The Event
It is reported that more than 1,000 people were present in the naming ceremony of the road as 'Dr Vishnuvardhan Rasthe'.
Politicians At The Event
Bangalore In-charge minister Ramlinga Reddy, ex-deputy chief minister of Karnataka R Ashok and Bangalore South MP Ananth Kumar had graced the event.
Bharathi Vishnuvardhan Felicitated
Actress Bharathi Vishnuvardhan was felicitated at the event. Ananth Kumar and actor Anirudh were also seen.
Actor Anirudh addressing the gathering said, "It's a great moment for Sandalwood and Dr Vishnuvardhan's fans."