Kannada actor-producer Raghavendra Rajkumar suffered a minor heart attack, today October 16, at his residence in Sadhashiva Nagar. The actor was immediately rushed to Columbia Asia Hospital, Yeshwanthpur, Bangalore.
It is reported that Raghavendra Rajkumar collapsed when he was doing his regular workout in gym at his residence. Sources said that the actor is likely to undergo a minor surgery, with which he will be back to normal within few days.
Shivaraj Kumar and Madhu Bangarappa visited the hospital, and spoke to Raghavendra Rajkumar. The news, which spread like a wildfire in the city, made many of Raj's family fans to gather near the hospital, who were praying for the speedy recovery of the actor.
Raghavendra Rajkumar, who is called as Raaghanna in Sandalwood, had suffered a minor heart attack, when he was shooting for Anukoolakobba Ganda (1990) after which he took a break for few months.
It is expected that Raghavendra Rajkumar might have got a chest pain, which might be the reason for his collapse. However, more information from Raj's family about the incident is awaited.
Latest buzz says that he will be discharged tomorrow. Continue reading the story on slides...
Raghavendra Rajkumar Debut
Raghavendra Rajkumar made his on-screen debut as a child artist in the movie Srinivasa Kalyana. He was also seen in the small role in Daari Tappida Maga.
As A Hero
Chiranjeevi Sudhakara marked his debut as a hero. But the second movie in Nanjundi Kalyana gave him a huge break in Kannada film industry.
Famous Songs Of Raghavendra Rajkumar
Like his father, Raghavendra Rajkumar too sings his own songs in the movies. His songs 'Nijava nudiyale', 'Maduveya vayasu', 'Ombattu Ombattu', 'Ambarada taare', 'Anuragada alegalu', are very popular.
As A Producer
In 2010, became a full time producer and took over the responsibility of their home banner Vajreshwari Combines. He produced the movies like Jackie, Hudugaru, Anna Bond and Yaare Koogadali.