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Raju Srivastava Health Updates: Comedian's Health Improves, Family Requests To Ignore Death Rumours

Raju Srivastava's family has released a statement informing fans about the comedian is in stable condition now. They have requested fans to ignore fake news.

By Simran Srivastav
Updated: Sun, 14 Aug 2022 07:42 AM IST
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Raju Srivastava Health Updates: Comedian's Health Improves, Family Requests To Ignore Death Rumours
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After suffering a major heart attack, comedian Raju Srivastava is in stable condition. His colleagues Shekhar Suman and Sunil Pal shared some positive health updates for the comedian as he showed signs of improvement. Shekhar took to Twitter and shared that Raju moved his fingers and shoulders. Meanwhile, a statement was released by Srivastava's family that said that Raju Srivastava is in a stable condition. In the statement, his family urged his fans to ignore any fake news or rumour regarding his health

The statement reads, "Raju Srivastava Ji's health is stable and doctors are treating him. Please ignore any kind of rumours. Kindly pray for him."

 
 
 
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On Friday, his family released another statement on social media and informed the fans about his stable condition. The statement reads, "Dear all, Raju Srivastava Ji's condition is stable. We are praying for his speedy recovery. The doctors are treating him and are doing their best. Thanks to all the well-wishers for their continued love and support. Please ignore any rumour/fake news being circulated. Please pray for him. Raju Srivastava's Family."

 
 
 
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Earlier, Shekhar Suman gave Raju Srivastava's health update and tweeted that he moved his fingers and shoulders. "Good news ..Raju moved his fingers and shoulders..things looking slightly positive according to the doctors. Your prayers are working. Keep praying," he tweeted on Friday evening.

On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi telephoned Raju Srivastava's wife Shikha to enquire about his health and offered support. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath also spoke to Raju Srivastava's family to ask about his condition.

The comedian was running on the treadmill when he suffered cardiac arrest. He was admitted to the catheterisation lab for emergency angiography and was given cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) twice that day.

Raju Srivastava rose to fame after participating in the stand-up comedy show 'The Great Indian Laughter Challenge' in 2005. He also participated in Bigg Boss 3. Apart from Tv shows, he has starred in films like Maine Pyar Kiya, Baazigar, Bombay to Goa and Aamdani Atthani Kharcha Rupaiya.

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