Highlights

  • Raju Shrivastava died on Wednesday morning
  • The news was confirmed by Raju's nephew Kushal Srivastava
  • Comedian was admitted at Delhi's AIIMS after he suffered a heart attack on August 10

Latest news

Anti-hijab protest outside Iranian Embassy in London: 12 arrests, 5 cops seriously wounded

Anti-hijab protest outside Iranian Embassy in London: 12 arrests, 5 cops seriously wounded

Demolition of Narayan Rane's Juhu bungalow to go ahead: SC dismisses his plea

Demolition of Narayan Rane's Juhu bungalow to go ahead: SC dismisses his plea

On camera: Iranian woman chops of hair at slain brother's funeral amid protests in country

On camera: Iranian woman chops of hair at slain brother's funeral amid protests in country

Rohit Sharma with Harshal Patel but facts stacked against the fast bowler

Rohit Sharma with Harshal Patel but facts stacked against the fast bowler

At least 7 dead in fire at South Korea's shopping mall

At least 7 dead in fire at South Korea's shopping mall

Raju Srivastava is no more: Celebrities mourn the demise of Comedy King

Comedian Raju Srivastava passed away at the age of 58 on Wednesday. 

Raju Srivastava is no more : Comedian-actor Raju Srivastava passed away at the age of 58. He was admitted to Delhi’s AIIMS hospital after he suffered a heart attack during his gym session. The comedian was on ventilator support since August 10. The comedian died due to heart and brain-related complications. Raju Srivastava’s family confirmed his demise.

Raju's nephew Kushal Srivastava said, 'Yes, it is true. He passed away half an hour back. We all are at AIIMS. His entire family is here. We haven’t decided on the last rites yet.'

Several celebrities and Raju’s friends from the industry are mourning his demise.

Actor Anil Kapoor paid his condolence to the departed soul. Sharing the picture along with the comedian on his Instagram stories, the actor wrote, 'OM SHANTI'

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar also reacted to the unfortunate news. He took to Twitter and expressed grief about the comedian's demise. He tweeted, 'Saddened to hear the tragic news of Raju Srivastav's untimely demise. He made us all laugh with his amazing comic timing for so many years we have lost a gem. My deepest condolences to his family members & admirers.'

Shekhar Suman has also mourned his demise. He wrote on twitter, 'Wat I was dreading for the past one month has happened. Raju Srivastava has left all of us for his heavenly abode. Devastated to hear the news. May God grant him eternal peace.#OmShanti'

Actor Nimrat Kaur also paid condolences to the comedian. She tweeted, 'Deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of Late Raju Srivastava ji. May God bless his journey into the light #RIPRajuSrivastava'.

Also Watch| Comedian Raju Srivastava dies at Delhi's AIIMS, confirms family

Up Next

Raju Srivastava is no more: Celebrities mourn the demise of Comedy King

Raju Srivastava is no more: Celebrities mourn the demise of Comedy King

Demolition of Narayan Rane's Juhu bungalow to go ahead: SC dismisses his plea

Demolition of Narayan Rane's Juhu bungalow to go ahead: SC dismisses his plea

Watch: excavator falls into river after the bridge it had come to demolish collapses

Watch: excavator falls into river after the bridge it had come to demolish collapses

‘Democratic Azad Party’: Ex-Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad announces new party

‘Democratic Azad Party’: Ex-Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad announces new party

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC notice to Centre, Tamil Nadu govt on convict Nalini's plea

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: SC notice to Centre, Tamil Nadu govt on convict Nalini's plea

'Indiscipline': Cong observer Ajay Maken slams Gehlot camp MLAs for calling a parallel meeting

'Indiscipline': Cong observer Ajay Maken slams Gehlot camp MLAs for calling a parallel meeting

More videos

Thane: Infant suffers injury after monkey tries to snatch her from her mother

Thane: Infant suffers injury after monkey tries to snatch her from her mother

Jacqueline Fernandez granted interim bail in ₹ 200 crore extortion case, say reports

Jacqueline Fernandez granted interim bail in ₹ 200 crore extortion case, say reports

Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists submit mass resignation over Pilot as successor

Rajasthan political crisis deepens as Gehlot loyalists submit mass resignation over Pilot as successor

Top lawyer Mukul Rohatgi rejects Modi govt's offer to be Attorney General again: reports

Top lawyer Mukul Rohatgi rejects Modi govt's offer to be Attorney General again: reports

Rajasthan: BJP's 'India-Australia cricket match' jibe at Congress over Gehlot-Pilot CM tussle

Rajasthan: BJP's 'India-Australia cricket match' jibe at Congress over Gehlot-Pilot CM tussle

Teacher suspended after he asks tribal student to take off her soiled uniform in MP

Teacher suspended after he asks tribal student to take off her soiled uniform in MP

Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot camp MLAs threaten to quit to oppose Sachin Pilot; CM says 'not in my hands'

Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot camp MLAs threaten to quit to oppose Sachin Pilot; CM says 'not in my hands'

Why Sonia Gandhi asked Nitish, Lalu to meet again after 10 days to talk Opposition unity for 2024 polls

Why Sonia Gandhi asked Nitish, Lalu to meet again after 10 days to talk Opposition unity for 2024 polls

Tragic! Doctor, his children killed in a major fire at a newly constructed hospital building in AP

Tragic! Doctor, his children killed in a major fire at a newly constructed hospital building in AP

Uttarakhand: Last rites of Ankita Bhandari performed in Srinagar amid heavy security

Uttarakhand: Last rites of Ankita Bhandari performed in Srinagar amid heavy security

Editorji Technologies Pvt. Ltd. © 2022 All Rights Reserved.