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Idol maker Puttaraju of K R Nagar passes away

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Mysuru: Idol maker Puttaraju of Anjaneya layout in K R Nagar town passed away due to heart attack on Thursday. He was 75.

Puttaraju was a popular idol maker, who was known for making the idols of Lord Ganesha. Besides, he had made idols for several temples in the taluk.

He was also an artiste who had acted in several dramas. 

The last rites were performed at the burial ground in the town.

He is survived by wife, daughter and three sons including K P Hareendra sub- editor at Vijaya Karnataka daily, Mysuru bureau. 

– Team Mysoorunews

 

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