Stand-up comedian, Raju Srivastav needs no introduction. He has always tickled our funny bone with his amazing comic sense. His witty talent and observational comedy are not hidden from the world. Not only in the film industry but in politics also he is a big name. The popular Comedian Raju Srivastav has been declared as Chairman of Uttar Pradesh Film Development Council while Tarun Rahi of Amrohaa has been elected as its Vice Chairman, apart from them Vijay Tripathi from Lucknow and Dr. Abha Dwivedi of Kanpur will be its members, whereas JPS Rathore got the status of Minister of State. Comedian Raju Srivastav never escapes from making his efforts in the development sector. He tried every bit to contribute his best to film development.
As soon as Raju Srivastav was announced as the chief of Uttar Pradesh Film Development Council, Kanpur was all in excitement. After being selected for the big post, Raju Srivastav said that first of all, he will make sure that only good and social films are being made. He also told that all the artists in UP will be given the opportunity to work. Apart from actors, other positions like Lightman and Make-up man will also be open for the UP candidates.
PM Narendra Modi had nominated Mr. Srivastav to be a part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. He was also seen promoting a lot of cleanliness events in various cities. During the Abhiyan, he has made various music videos and shot Tv commercials with a social message for Swacha Bharat Abhiyan.
Raju Srivastav started his journey with Bollywood movies. He essayed roles in movies like Maine Pyar Kiya, Baazigar and Bombay to Goa. He also participated in the talent show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge.’