Aayushmaan Srivastava is an Indian sitar player who is known for being the son of famous comedian Raju Srivastava, who died of cardiac arrest on 21 September 2022. The Hindu
Aayushmaan Srivastava was born in Mumbai. He attended Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai. He pursued the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) from 2011 to 2013 at Oberoi International School, Mumbai. In 2013, he started pursuing AS (Advanced Subsidiary) and A (Advanced) international studies at Podar International School, Mumbai. In 2015 he pursued a bachelor’s degree in science at the London School of Economics and Political Science, London. Aayushmaan Srivastava – Linkedin
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
Aayushmaan’s father, Raju Srivastava, was a comedian. His mother, Shikha Srivastava, is a homemaker. He has one sister, Antara Srivastava, who is a film director.
His father died on 21 September 2022 after undergoing treatment for 41 days at New Delhi’s AIIMS, where he was admitted in August 2022 after he collapsed while working out in a gym in Delhi. The Hindu
Aayushmaan made his acting debut in 2021 with the short film Speed Dial in which he played a minor role as a sitar player.
In 2019, he promoted a campaign started by Kailash Kher in which he played the sitar in the commercial. Aayushmaan Srivastava – Instagram In 2019, he got to play the sitar with Baba Pt. Kartick Kumar on the occasion of Guru Purnima.
In 2020, he appeared in the Amazon Prime series ‘The Forgotten army.’
Awards, Honours, Achievements
- In 2020, his name was in the Guinness world record for the largest Indian cinematic music band for being part of 1,046 musicians performing tracks for the Amazon Prime series ‘The Forgotten army.’
- In June 2022, he was honoured by the Governor of Maharashtra Bhagat Singh Koshyari for his performance at the Raj Bhavan, Mumbai.
- He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- His hobbies include travelling and playing football.
- He is passionate about football since he was a child, and he has a huge collection of jerseys of the Arsenal Football Clubs.
My fantastic collection of Arsenal jerseys..1 jersey was of RvP's but i couldnt find it anyway.#TrueGooner #AFC=Life. pic.twitter.com/w3u7UE1G
— Aayushmaan Srivastava (@AayushmaanSr) December 26, 2011
- In 2009, he posted pictures on his Facebook account featuring him in the Bigg Boss house in Lonavala, where he went to meet his father.
- In 2022, his father suffered a heart attack while working out in a gym after which he was admitted to AIIMS hospital in Delhi for treatment.
- He is a passionate animal lover and often posts pictures of them on social media.