Raju’s death has sent a wave of grief across the country and everyone is expressing their condolences to him. In this episode, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a tweet that Raju Srivastava lit up our lives with laughter, humor and positivity.
Noted comedian Raju Srivastava died on Wednesday at a hospital in Delhi. Raju was 58 years old and was hospitalized for more than 40 days. Let us tell you that on August 10, he suffered a heart attack while training in a hotel in Delhi. He was then admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he underwent ‘angioplasty’. Since then he was on a ventilator and never regained consciousness. According to official sources at the hospital, Raju Srivastava was declared brought dead around 10.20 am on Wednesday. Raju Srivastava’s last rites will be performed in Delhi at 9.30 am on Thursday.
Meanwhile, Raju’s death has sent a wave of grief across the country and everyone is expressing their condolences to him. In this episode, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a tweet, “Raju Srivastava lit up our lives with laughter, humor and positivity. He left us very soon, but through his rich work over the years, he will live on in the hearts of countless people. My condolences to his family members and fans.
Condoling the death of Raju Srivastava, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh tweeted, “Deeply saddened by the demise of the famous comedian Raju Srivastava ji. Apart from being an accomplished artist, he was also a very lively person. He was also very active in the social field. My condolences to his bereaved family and fans. about Shanti.”
Home Minister Amit Shah said that Raju Srivastava had a unique style and impressed everyone with his amazing talent. He said: “His death is a great loss to the art world. My condolences to his family and fans. May God give them strength to bear this grief.
BJP president JP Nadda said he was speechless after hearing the news of Raju Srivastava’s death. He said: “Raju Srivastava left a distinct mark in the world of comedy. My thoughts are with his family and fans in this hour of grief.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur described Srivastava as a wonderful artist and a lively person and said that with his art and talent he became an inspiration to many artists. He said, “Raju Srivastava’s demise is sad. His demise is the end of the era of a comedy genre, it is not possible to fill the void created by his death.
On the other hand, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that the death of Shri Raju Shrivastava ji, who entertained everyone throughout his life with his innovative artistry, is extremely sad. I express my condolences to the bereaved family and pray to God for peace for the departed soul. Here is a byte.
Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan wrote, “Raju Srivastava, may your soul rest in peace. Om Shanti.” Comedian Rehman Khan said that there can be no one like Raju Srivastava. He tweeted, “Raju bhai there was no one like you, no one will come, you will be greatly missed. May your soul rest in peace.” Actress Nimrit Kaur and director Sanjay Gupta also condoled the death of Raju Srivastava.
On the other hand, Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav has said that God rest the departed soul of famous comedian Shri Raju Shrivastava ji who was honored with ‘Yash Bharti’. Heartfelt tribute!
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said Raju Srivastav ji made us laugh a lot in his life but today it is very sad to hear this news… Mann said he worked a lot with him and learned a lot… Raju ji may not be with us physically but his performance will live on in our hearts forever. Mann wrote- We will miss you “Gajodhar Bhaiya”.
At the same time, Shekhar Suman, who has been a judge in many of Raju’s shows, has said that Raju was a lively person, we will always remember him. Shekhar Suman said that Raju Srivastava was unique and unique. At the same time, Archana Puran Singh and Kapil Sharma have also expressed grief over Raju Srivastava’s death. Along with this, various artists who have worked with Raju also share their memories associated with him.
As for Raju Srivastava’s political career, let us tell you that after being a part of Samajwadi Party for some time, he joined Bharatiya Janata Party in 2014. He was also currently the Chairman of Uttar Pradesh Film Development Council. Raju Srivastava is survived by his wife and two children.
Active in the entertainment industry since the late 1980s, Raju Srivastava gained immense popularity after participating in the first season of the stand-up comedy show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’ in 2005. He acted in films like ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’, ‘Baazigar’, ‘Bombay to Goa’ (remake) and ‘Aamdani Athani Kharsha Rupaiya’. He was also seen in ‘Bigg Boss’ season three.