Veteran journalist and backbone of Chitraloka.com, R G Vijayasarathy was cremated at the Sampigehalli Crematorium in Bangalore. Vijayasarathy is a rare journalist who was loved by one and all in the fraternity. Just the news about Vijayasarathy dead broke, people from the film industry thronged in numbers to his residence at Basaveshwaranagar.
Vijayasarathy who breathed his last at the M S Ramaiah Hospital was brought to his residence around 11 AM. Shivarajkumar, Raghavendra Rajkumar, Puneet Rajkumar, Smt. Bharathi Vishnuvardhan, Shivaram, Anirudh, Upendra, Ajay Rao, Prem, Priya Hassan, Dwarkish, KFCC President Vijayakumar, Sa Ra Govindu, KFPA president Muniratna, secretary Soorappa Babu, Umesh Banakar, Chinnegowdaru, Samarth Prasad, A Ganesh, MG Rammurthy, Shailendra Babu, Madhusudhan, Jai Jagadish, Vijayalaskhmi Singh, Ravindra, Sumana Kittur, Nimishambha Chandrashekar, Ba Ma Harish, B R Keshava, R Chandru, were amongst many who paid respects to the late journalist at his residence. Vijayasarathy's friends from media also assembled at his residence in huge numbers and paid their last respects to him. Chitraloka.com editor K M Veeresh was there from morning till the last rites.
RGV was taken to the Sumanahalli Crematorium where he was cremated around 4.40 PM.