Puneeth turned 42 on March 17, and his fans were waiting outside his house in Sadashivnagar on Thursday midnight to wish him personally. It is what they had got with him won the star's, heart.

 

"I am very happy that my fans care for me and had gathered in such big numbers, but I am also said that I couldn’t meet all of them personally. Many of them have come from different districts and travelled miles just to wish me. I am heavily indebted to the love shown by all my fans," said Puneeth.

 

 

Dressed in black T-shirt, Puneeth was in surprise as one of his fans, Chetan gifted him a bicycle. Puneeth said this time people have learnt about his liking for "Nati Koli" and "Vegetable Pulav" too.

 

"After Chakrayuha and Dodmane Huduga, my third film for this year is set for release. Fans and the film fraternity has released the audio of the film in which there is a special number called "Appu Dance" where the fans can see me making some really good dance moves," he said.