The Hindu about his association with Mr. Vishnuvardhan, Mr. Ramadasa said that after acting in Siddalingaiah’s Bhootayyana Maga Ayyu, based on a novel by Gorur Ramaswamy Iyengar, Vishnuvardhan expressed a desire to meet the writer. Mr. Ramadasa then took both Mr. Vishnuvardha and Siddalingaiah to meet Iyengar in Gorur.

On seeing Vishnuvardhan, Iyengar had said that he would make it big in the film world. Mr. Ramadasa said his death was a great loss to Kannada cinema and as well to him personally. — Staff Correspondent

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