- Paravathamma Rajkumar, 78, died of cardiac arrest
- Paravathamma will be cremated at Kanteerava Studio in Bengaluru
- Kannada film industry has decided to remain shut today as mark of respect
According to the sources, Paravathamma will be cremated at Kanteerava Studio in Bengaluru, next to her husband Rajkumar, who had died on April 12, 2006.
Kannada film industry has decided to remain shut today as a mark of respect for the late producer Paravathamma Rajkumar, reports PTI.
Paravathamma Rajkumar is survived by three sons- Shiva, Raghavendra, Puneeth and two daughters Poornima and Lakshmi.
Paravathamma Rajkumar was awarded the Phalke Academy Award, Kannada Rajyotsava and a lifetime achievement award from the Karnataka Government. She has produced over 80 films. Her best known films are - Trimurthy, Haalu Jenu, Kaviratna Kalidasa and Jeevana Chaitra.
(With PTI inputs)
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