April month awakens a sea of Kannadiga emotion with the fond memories of Dr. Rajkumar – the ever green legend of Karnataka. Radio Mirchi – 98.3 FM brought back the adrenaline levels of fans with the hunt for 'Dr. Raj"s katta abhimani of Bengaluru!" (Dr. Rajkumar ardent fan of Bengaluru)
Thousands of fanatic fans poured in with calls, the minute announcement was made! Fans had to prove they are Dr. Raj"s biggest fan by answering a trivia on the legend"s life, rattling out songs and dialogues from his movies. Out of thousands registered fans, 10 of them were chosen for the final round where they had to display their knowledge, acting and singing skills on Radio Mirchi.
The Big Prize for Dr.Raj"s big fans was autographed and laminated pictures of the legend by Shivaraj Kumar, Raghavendra Rajkumar and Puneet Rajkumar.
Choosing the winner proved to be an ordeal, with each one out numbering the other with their talent and knowledge. One of the ardent fans said, “Dr. Raj"s greatness was in his humane attitude, adding to that was his extraordinary talent that won him millions of hearts! I am proud fan of Dr. Raj!
Having met their favourite actor Puneet Rajkumar, one of the listeners said, “It"s an absolute privilege to meet Puneet Rajkumar who is taking Dr. Raj"s legacy forward. Dr.Raj may not be their physically with us but he has definitely made an eternal place in the hearts of Kannadigas. Thanks to Radio Mirchi to have given this opportunity!"