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Health of Parvathamma Rajkumar is stable: Hospital

Health of Parvathamma Rajkumar is stable: Hospital

Parvathamma Rajkumar health condition still critical

Parvathamma Rajkumar

Health of Parvathamma Rajkumar is stable: Hospital

Parvathamma Rajkumar

Parvathamma Rajkumar (born 6 December 1939) is an Indian film producer and distributor. She is the wife of veteran Kannada actor Rajkumar. She produced successful films featuring Rajkumar and their sons Shiv Rajkumar, Puneeth Rajkumar and Raghavendra Rajkumar under the production house named “Poornima Enterprises”. Actresses who found fame in her productions include Malashri, Prema, Rakshita, Sudha Rani and Ramya. She was awarded with doctorate from Bangalore University.

Amongst the awards she has received are the Phalke Academy award, Kannada Rajyotsava, and a lifetime achievement award from the Government of Karnataka. By 2012 she had produced 80 films. She has spoken in defence of Kannadigas, regarding Karnataka’s position in interstate water disputes and against infringement of the Kannada film industry’s works.

Parvathamma Rajkumar
Born Parvathamma Gowda
6 December 1939 (age 77)
Saligrama, Kingdom of Mysore, British India
Residence Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Spouse(s) Rajkumar (m. 1953; d. 2006)
Children 5 (including Shiva, Raghavendra, Puneeth)


She was born at [saligrama] of Mysore district in Karnataka on 6 December 1939 to Appaji Gowda and Lakshmamma, the second child among four sons and four daughters. Singanallur Puttaswamaiah, her future father-in-law, placed a silver coin in her cradle and allegedly vowed to make Parvathamma his daughter-in-law. Parvathamma was married to Rajkumar at the age of 13 on 25 June 1953.


She established a family firm for film production called Vajreshwari Combines or Poornima enterprises. The first movie she produced was Trimurthi with her husband in a lead role; Trimurthi was a great success. Her brothers S.A. Chinne Gowda, S.A. Govindaraj, and S.A. Srinivas are also film producers.

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She has produced over 80 films and launched her three sons as film stars. Her most successful films with her husband in a lead role include Trimurthy, Haalu Jenu, Kaviratna Kalidasa and Jeevana Chaitra. She produced Anand, Om, Janumada Jodi, and several other movies with her older son Shiv Rajkumar in lead role. Her son Raghavendra Rajkumar played the lead in Chiranjeevi Sudhakar, Nanjundi Kalyana, Swasthik and Tuvvi Tuvvi Tuvvi. Her youngest son Puneeth starred in Appu, Abhi and Hudugaru,

Parvathamma Rajkumar
Film producer
Parvathamma Rajkumar is an Indian film producer and distributor. She is the wife of veteran Kannada actor Rajkumar.
Born: December 6, 1939 (age 77), Saligrama, India
Spouse: Rajkumar (m. 1953–2006)
Siblings: Saritha, S. A. Chinne Gowda, S.A. Govindaraj, S.A. Srinivas
Children: Puneeth Rajkumar, Shiva Rajkumar, Raghavendra Rajkumar, Lakshmi, Poornima
Parents: Appaji Gowda, Lakshmamma
BENGALURU: Parvathamma Rajkumar, a film producer and wife of legendary late Kannada actor Rajkumar, has been on treatment at MS Ramaiah Hospital and her condition is stable, as on Saturday.

The 78-year-old who was hospitalised on May 14 has been battling renal problems along with difficulty in breathing. She has been on Ventilation. Three days ago she underwent a procedure called Tracheostomy, wherein a tube was inserted into windpipe in the neck to open up restricted airway if any and enable breathing. A day after the procedure, she had developed fever.

“Her condition has not changed for the last 24 hours. She remains stable, still on assisted ventilation and her vital parameters are within normal limits. She is on dialysis. No further episodes of fever. There is significant improvement in her sensorium,” said an official statement from the hospital.

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