Southern superstar Puneet Rajkumar was admitted to Vikram Hospital in Bangalore this morning after complaining of severe chest pain. According to Dr Ranganath Naik’s statement to ANI, Puneet Rajkumar was already in critical condition when he was brought to the hospital and was “unresponsive and had cardiac assist”. Advanced cardiac resuscitation was initiated but unfortunately, the actor did not respond. He was only 46 years old.
As news of his death spread on social media, people in the industry began to express their condolences for the late actor. “Gail- one of our kind, beautiful and noble souls. I don’t know what I’m feeling. I’m feeling very devastated. Brother you have left us very confused and heartbroken. The sky is bright today. I still hope it’s not true.” And Madhavan wrote on Twitter.
“I can’t process it. I can’t believe you left us, Puneet. Kind, talented, fearless … a lot to give to the world. That’s not right brother. It’s heartbreaking,” actor Siddharth tweeted.
“I can’t believe what I’m hearing. Life is so unpredictable. Such a big loss for Indian cinema. Lots of love and light is being sent to her family and loved ones during this difficult time. RIP Puneet Rajkumar, ”wrote Pooja Hegde on microblogging platform.
@ Deeply shocked to learn of the sudden death of Punitharajkumar, a powerful actor who won the hearts of people with his incredible body. Condolences to the family, ”tweeted filmmaker Bonnie Kapoor.