Veteran comedian Raju Srivastav, who was a student at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), has away at the age of 58. On August 10, after complaining of chest pain while using a treadmill at the gym, Raju Srivastava suffered a heart attack and was taken to the hospital. The following day, he underwent an angioplasty as well.
At the AIIMS in Delhi, Raju Srivastava was receiving life support. After 15 days under ventilator support, the comic came to. He was put back on ventilator support on September 1 nevertheless, following a temperature of up to 100 degrees.
After taking part in the inaugural season of the stand-up comedy programme “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge” in 2005, Srivastava, who has been employed in the entertainment sector since the late 1980s, gained popularity. In addition to others, he played roles in movies like “Main Prem Ki Deewani Hoon,” “Aamdani Atthanni Kharcha Rupaiya,” and “Maine Pyar Kiya.”