The two sensations today of Kannada cinema – Yogish and Radhika Pandit bagged the state award in the same year for 2007-2008, they are pair in ‘Alemari’ and now they together received the fourth annual Rotary Award for 2012 on Saturday night at Nimhans Convention center.
Rotary International District 3190 consists of members of professionals, corporate and business entrepreneurs that and has 3500 Rotarians in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. Rotary Awards-2012 in recognition of artists, technicians, writers and others for contributing to the promotion of Kannada films is given annually.
In the previous year’s Rotary awards were given to Ajay Rao and Puja Gandhi, Srinagara Kitty and Ramya, Yash and Haripriya.
Music directors Rajesh Ramanathan, singers Anuradha Bhat, Aniket Prabhu, Sriram Iyer and performance from Sujith Shetty and team of Mumbai, music, fire dance from Sri Rajesh Vaidya and team from Chennai was part of the cultural event.