The film released in Gayathri Chitra Mandir near Thoomukuru. Many fans have assembled in large number to have a glimpse of Sudeep and K J Rudrappa; a hotel owner also came to the tour. Rudrapaa who is a big fan of Sudeep managed to meet him, and Sudeep also gave a warm welcome to the fans and hugged him. Out of extreme happiness, Rudrappa has suddenly felt it suffocated and immediately fallen on the ground. While on his way to the hospital, the fan left his life. The entire Sudeep fan fraternity was deeply saddened by this incident.