Kannada star Puneeth Rajkumar has passed away at the age of 46.
The actor suffered a heart attack after complaining of chest pains.
Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai tweeted: “I am deeply shocked that Kannada celebrity Shri Puneeth Rajkumar died of a heart attack. The death of Kannadigar’s favourite actor, Appu, hascaused enormous loss to Kannada and Karnataka and I pray that God will have mercy on his soul and give his fans the power to endure this pain.”
BizAsiaLive.com extends its deepest condolences to Puneeth’s family and friends.