The country’s well-known comedian Raju Srivastava died on Wednesday morning in AIIMS, Delhi. He was admitted to the hospital for the last 40 days. Raju, admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, was unconscious for the 33rd consecutive day (September 12) after a heart attack on August 10.
He was being treated in AIIMS under the leadership of well-known doctor Nitish Naik. According to the information, except for the brain, all the organs of Raju Srivastava were working properly.
Raju Srivastava, admitted to the ICU of AIIMS, had a fever several times due to infection during the last one and a half weeks. Apart from the brain, all his organs were working. The team of doctors was constantly monitoring his health.
The whole country is saddened by the death of Raju Srivastava. Many top leaders have expressed deep grief over the demise of Srivastava. Expressing grief, Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said that apart from being a seasoned artist, he was also a very lively person. He was also very active in the social field. I extend my condolences to his bereaved family and fans.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also expressed grief over the demise of Raju Srivastava through a tweet.
Raju Srivastava brightened our lives with laughter, humor, and positivity. He leaves us too soon but he will continue to live in the hearts of countless people thanks to his rich work over the years. His demise is saddening. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/U9UjGcfeBK
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 21, 2022
Due to the death of Raju, his wife Shikha, daughter Antara, son Ayushman, elder brother CP Srivastava, younger brother Deepu Srivastava, nephew Mayank and Mridul have been in bad condition.
Contributed by: Uttam Kumar Ojha