Raju Srivastava funeral Live, Comedian Raju Srivastava Passes Away at 58: Comedian Raju Srivastava's last rights took place at Delhi's Nigambodh Ghat on Thursday morning. He dies at the age of 58 after battling for his life for 41 days at Delhi's AIIMS.
Comedian Raju Srivastava dies at 58, Live Updates: Raju Srivastava was being treated at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi.
Comedian-actor Raju Srivastava passed away on Wednesday at the age of 58. His funeral took place at Delhi’s Nigambodh Ghat on Thursday morning in the presence of family and friends. Sunil Pal and Ehsaan Qureshi paid tributes to their colleague and friend even as PM Narendra Modi, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, and many others, shared their condolences.
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He had been on life support since then and had also shown some signs of improvement. Earlier, it was reported that Prime Minister Narendra Modi called up Raju Srivastava’s wife to check on his health and wished him a speedy recovery. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also called Srivastava’s family, wishing him a speedy recovery.
Ever since the news of the comedian’s demise emerged, his colleagues and friends from the industry have expressed their condolences. From the film world to politicians, leading figures condoled his death.
The who's who of the entertainment industry pays tribute to Raju Srivastava.
Raju Srivastava was active in the entertainment industry since the late 1980s. He appeared in cameo roles in films such as Maine Pyar Kiya, Baazigar, Bombay to Goa and Aamdani Atthanni Kharcha Rupaiya, among others. He became a household name after he took the stage as a stand-up comedian in the show, The Great Indian Laughter Challenge. Later, he also participated in the popular reality show Bigg Boss season three. He was also the chairman of Film Development Council Uttar Pradesh.
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