Puneeth Rajkumar conferred 'Karnataka Ratna' posthumously
Karnataka's highest civilian award the 'Karnataka Ratna' was conferred posthumously on late actor Puneeth Rajkumar , on the occasion of the 67th Kannada Rajyotsava (the state formation day). He is the 9th recipient of this prestigious honour.
The Karnataka Ratna award consists a full silver plaque and a 50-gram gold medal.
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Karnataka Ratna was last awarded to Dr. Virendra Heggade for social service in 2009.