Thousands of Dr. Vishnuvardhan fans all around the state had gathered in front of the Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce building for demanding installation of Dr. Vishnuvardhan's statue inside the premises as has been assured by the then KFCC President H.D.Gangaraju. The Rs. 1.60 crore statue has been cavred with the money collected from the Vishnu fans in Bengaluru. Infact Vishnu fans in Bengaluru had organised lunch for around one lac fans today in Abhiman studios near Daada's Samadhi.
Vishnu fans who had assembled in Abhiman Studios to have a Darshan of their favourite departed star's Samadhi decided to go to the film chamber and install the statue. Despite the advise from some elders the agitated fans decided to move a step forward to pressurise the film chamber for fecilitating the installation of the statue. Later Vishnu fans were given an assurance that the film chamber will be discussing the matter on September 24 to decided on the issue.