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Powerstar of Sandalwood ” Puneeth Raj Kumar”celebrates his Birthday today.

Puneeth Raj Kumar is a South Indian actor and singer. He is entitled is Powerstar of Sandalwood, Son of Karnataka, Prince of Sandalwood. Here are few unknown facts that Southern Express gathered for Puneet’s fans on his birthday.


Puneeth has started his career when he was 6 months old baby. His debut film was PREMADA KAANIKE. He was awarded the National Film Award for Best Child Artist for his fabulous performance in the movie ‘BettadaHoovu’. Later, Puneeth started his career in a mining business before becoming an actor. But with the suggestions of his family and his passion for films he re-entered into Sandalwood Industry with the film APPU. Puneeth is currently one of the highest-paid actors in the Sandalwood Industry as all of his films were a huge hit and have stayed in theatres for a minimum of 100 days which is certainly a rare achievement in the Indian Film Industry. Like his father Dr. Raj Kumar, Puneet is also a good singer. As most of his films have his songs.

He is the Brand ambassador for fSquaremalabar Gold, Manappuram, a dance show titled ‘DHEE’.He started promoting KMF’s Nandini’s Milk products free of Remuneration with thoughts of making pure & protein milk to reach everyone through the masses.




Kittu Krishna

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