Raju Srivastava also drove an auto in Mumbai for some time.
He had roles in films like Tezaab, Maine Pyar Kiya, Baazigar, Aamdani Athani Kharcha Rupaiya.
The talent of Raju Srivastava, who reached Mumbai to become a comedian in the 80s, was recognized very late.
New Delhi. Raju Srivastava made his mark in every household of India with his jokes and ‘Gajodhar Bhaiya’ became his only name. The journey of life of Raju Srivastava, who is always laughing and laughing, was not as happy as many might have felt seeing him doing mimicry on stage. When Raju Srivastava reached Mumbai to become a comedian, he even drove an auto for some time until he got work in films. Although his film career could not pick up much pace despite doing some small roles in Hindi films like Tezaab, Maine Pyar Kiya, Baazigar, Aamdani Athani Kharkha Rupaiya.
Born on 25 December 1963 in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, Raju was born with a sense of humor. Art was in his blood. His father Ramesh Chandra Srivastava was a famous Hindi poet. During his school days, Raju started mimicry and became famous in his locality. After this Raju Srivastava came to Mumbai to become a comedian in the 80s. The world appreciated his skill, but it was too late. After 20 years of hard work, he got a big success in 2005. This year Raju Srivastava got his first big stand-up comedy show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’. After which Raju never looked back. Whereas before that he had done a very good job and his name did not need any introduction in the film world.
However, after the comedy show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’, Raju became a popular stand-up comedian. His clean comedy is liked by people of all ages. The place in the heart of Raju Srivastava for his native UP and its people has never diminished. It is another matter that he left no stone unturned to pull up the people of UP and made people laugh fiercely through ‘Gajodhar Bhaiya’.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 21, 2022, 13:17 IST