Guwahati: Comedian Raju Srivastava left for his heavenly abode on Wednesday. He was admitted to AIIMS Delhi on August 10 after experiencing chest pain and collapsing while working out at the gym.
His nephew Kunal Srivastava confirmed the news exclusively to ETimes TV. He revealed that his entire family is at AIIMS and they are yet to decide on the last rites.
As soon as the news broke out, messages of condolences started pouring in from all sides. Not only the TV fraternity but Bollywood celebrities also took to their respective social media handles to express their shock and share prayers for his family.
From Sonu Sood, Divya Dutta to Sanjay Gupta, messages poured in from all sides on Twitter. Take a look…
Forever in our hearts. Rest in peace Raju Srivastava Sir. My condolences to the family 🙏🏻— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) September 21, 2022
Raju was the funniest man alive.we will all miss him forever.I had the privilege and honour of judging him on many shows including "The Great Indian Laughter Challenge that catapulted him to unimaginable heights"He was unique and inimitable.Long live Raju!— Shekhar Suman (@shekharsuman7) September 21, 2022
RIP Raju Bhai 💔 pic.twitter.com/RfnAMh1hFN— sonu sood (@SonuSood) September 21, 2022
A man who made others laugh! A loss for all of us! Thank you #RajuSrivastav ji 🙏🏼— papon angaraag (@paponmusic) September 21, 2022
In your lifetime you gifted us laughs & more laughs, on & off the screen. Your untimely demise makes me very sad.— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) September 21, 2022
RIP Raju. 🕉 Shanti.
May the Almighty give your family strength in this hour of bereavement 🙏 pic.twitter.com/RWG6AcHrid