A disciplined and well organized event of three years of Dr Rajakumar Souharda awards adjacent to memorial of Dr Raj and his wife Dr Parvathamma Rajakumar – 8 Dr Raj Souharda and one Parvathamma Souharda awards were presented on birth anniversary day of Parvathamma Rajakumar.
The 2016, 2017 and 2018 – Raj Souharda awards were received by Dr Jayanthi, Vijaya Reddy, Rajan of Rajan Nagendra, 2017 awards to Lokanath, CV Shivashanker and veteran actor Rajesh, in the 2018 awards there is some change – out of three awards two will be Raj Souharda – given to MS Umesh and S Manohar well known editor and the other award in Parvathamma Rajakumar name was given to veteran actress B Jaya.
It is a trophy, shawl, fruit basket, sandalwood garland and Rs.1 lakh as presentation in ‘Raj Souharda’. In Parvathamma Souharda given to B Jaya, the addition is a silk saree on the first year presentation.
Raghavendra Rajakumar who comes well prepared for the address on the occasion recalled the days of his mother two months in cradle, Rajakumar father Puttaswamy announcing her as daughter in law. See it is ‘Cradle to Coffin’ – my parents both lay at the same place he stated. In my father there was clarity. He urged his parents in grave to give more strength to do such works.
Power star Puneeth Rajakumar thanked the good presence and Souharda winners in his vote of thanks.
On this occasion anchor Aparna announced the Rajakumar Trust Nethra Daana activities. So far 850 eyes were fitted to various people from Rajakumar Trust, an Ambulance and Swaraj Mazda is given to Shanker Eye foundation for activities. So far the spectacles given and eye test conducted for 2.50 lakh people in Karnataka.