Raju Srivastava was one of the most popular comedians in India. He was known for his observational comedy and his ability to make people laugh. Raju Srivastava was born in Delhi in 1963.
He started his career as a stand-up comedian in the early 1980s. He rose to fame in the 1990s with his appearances on the popular TV show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’. Raju Srivastava was also a regular performer at comedy clubs in Mumbai and Delhi.
In recent years, he had been appearing on various comedy shows on television. Raju Srivastava is survived by his wife and two children. His death has come as a shock to the entertainment industry and his fans. Raju Srivastava will be remembered as one of the most loved and respected comedians in India.
Raju Srivastava, a beloved comedian and filmmaker, has passed away at the age of 58. Srivastava was active in the entertainment industry since the 1980s and shot to fame after participating in the first season of the reality stand-up comedy show “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge” in 2005.
In addition to his work in comedy, Srivastava was also the chairman of the Film Development Council Uttar Pradesh. Raju Srivastava’s chief advisor Ajit Saxena announced that despite best efforts by the doctors, the comedian could not be saved. Raju Srivastava will be deeply missed by his fans and the entertainment community.
“Raju bhai finally took a break from the worldly journey to fight the gloom of God’s world. Hundreds of memoirs of his journey from the days of struggle to the pinnacle of fame are floating before the eyes. Last salute to the Sikandar who made people smile,” said poet Kumar Vishvas in a tweet.