Mysuru: Sandalwood star Upendra, popular as ‘Real Star’ took part in 75th Republic Day celebrations organised at Shakthidhama Vidyashala, Mysuru- Nanjangud road in the city on Friday.
Upendra along with Hatrick Hero Shivarajkumar, wife and Shakthidhama chairperson Geetha Shivarajkumar offered tributes to portrait of Dr Rajkumar and Parvathamma Rajkumar, the founders of Shaktidhama Trust.
Girl students of Shakthidhama Vidyashala sang patriotic songs, kindling patriotic fervour among those present.
Later sweets were distributed to students.
Shakthidhama Vidyashala is a Kannada medium girls primary and high school, run by Shaktidhama Trust headed by legendary actor of Kannada cinema Dr Rajkumar’s family.
It was founded in the year 1997, at the initiation of retired IPS Officer Kempaiah (who had served as Commissioner of Police and IGP (Southern Range, in Mysuru) a close friend of Rajkumar’s family.
– Team Mysoorunews