Staff Reporter

BANGALORE: On the first death anniversary of the thespian Dr. Rajkumar, his family on Thursday announced that it would come out with movies with social message.

After paying tributes to Dr. Rajkumar at his samadi at Sri Kanteerava Studios, his son Raghavendra Rajkumar told presspersons that his father had acted in several movies with social message.

"As a tribute to him we will come out such films which an entire family can watch together," he said.

The family would set up a private trust to take up projects to fulfil several dreams of Dr. Rajkumar. "As a first step, we are planning to set up a hospital," Mr. Raghavendra said.

Dr. Rajkumar's eldest son Shivarajkumar said the entire family was committed to the cause of Kannada cinema. "For us, there is no life other than Kannada cinema," he said.