Munawar Faruqui is a famous standup comedian, YouTuber and Social Media Celebration. Who has become famous among the people through YouTube videos. His YouTube videos Politics in India, NRC Dongri, and Jawab were quite popular. These days he is seen as a contestant in ALT Balaji and Mxplayer reality show Lockup.
Munawar Faruqui Biography
Munawar Farooqui Was Born On 28 January 1992 In A Muslim Family Of Junagadh, Gujarat. Munavvar currently lives with his family in a place called Dongri, Mumbai. He completed his schooling from his birth place Junagadh. Further, he obtained a bachelor’s degree from a university from Gujarat itself.
Munawar Iqbal Faruqui
Standup Comedian, Writer & Rapper
His controversial statement
Date Of Birth
28 January 1992
Junagadh, Gujarat, India
Dongri, Mumbai, India
Dongri, Mumbai, India
Gujarati, Marathi, Hindi, English
Zodiac Sign/Star Sign
Debut in Tv
MX Player Show: Lock Upp (2022)
Munawar Faruqui Physical Stats
Height in Feet
In Centimeter: 175 cm In Meter: 1.75 m In Feet: 5′ 9″ inch
Weight in kilogram
Weight in pounds
Munawar Faruqui Family
His full name is Munawwar Iqbal Farooqui. His father was a driver. Munavvar has three sisters, out of which only one name has come to the fore, whose name is Shabana.
Munawar Faruqui Affairs
Munawar Faruqui Education
Munawwar Farooqui completed his schooling from Junagadh, Gujarat. After completing his schooling, he completed his further studies from a college in Junagadh.
Private college in Gujarat
Private High School in Junagadh
Graduation in Art Direction and Graphic Design
Munawwar Farooqui Career
Munawwar started his career as a salesman. He first started selling utensils in a utensil shop. After which he started working as a graphic designer, in the year 2019, he came with his first stand-up comedy titled Dodh Dahyo.
In July 2019, Munavvar did his first one-hour Gujarati show in Malad, Mumbai. After this, in the year 2020, Munavvar started uploading his comedy videos on his channel on youtube. He uploaded his first video on youtube on 24 January 2020, titled “Politics in India” . People started recognizing Manuvar through this video and very soon he started getting success and popularity on youtube.
In the year 2020, he uploaded Da Chowkidar Song on YouTube, in this song he was seen making fun of the Prime Minister of India, Modi ji. In the same year, he made another video about the song NRC Par, which was very much discussed in those days.
Farooqui is a popular standup comic, and he toured almost the entire country in the year 2019 with his standup special “Dongri to Nowhere”.
Farooqui is a comedian as well as a singer and rapper. He released one of his songs during covid-19 named “Jawab” . Rapper “Spectre” was also with him in this song.
Apart from this, recently there is also a contestant of the show “Lock Up” coming on Alt Balaji. Kangana Ranaut is hosting this show and the producer of this show is Ekta Kapoor.
Munawwar Farooqui lock up winner
Munawwar Farooqui, a standup comedian, rapper and writer, will be seen in Kangana Ranaut’s new reality show Lock Up, which will be hosted by the actress and comedian.
He will be the second candidate for the upcoming reality show Bigg Boss, which is based on the iconic Indian television show of the same name. The event started live telecast on ALTBalaji and MX Player on February 27, 2022 and will continue till the end of the year.
The first season of Lock Up is just over and people are very much curious that who will become the winner, so let me tell you that on 8 May 2022, Munawar Farooqui has become the winner of Lock Up!
Munawar Faruqui Net Worth
Munawwar Farooqui’s net worth is estimated to be around 50 lakhs. It charges around 1.5 lakh rupees for a show.
Munawar Faruqui Controversy
In April 2020, Munavvar came into controversy after his YouTube video went viral. In this video, he was seen making fun of Lord Ram and Sita and Godhra massacre of 2002. In this video, he depicted the massacre in the form of a fictional film directed by Amit Shah and produced by RSS.
After which a case was registered against Munawar at the Mumbai Police Station by Ramesh Solanki, a Hindutva activist and former president of Shiv Sena.
Soon after this, he was trolled very badly on Twitter and a lot of tweets were made with #ArrestMunawarFaruqui . After which Munawwar apologized to everyone because of his mistake which he had inadvertently done.
A few days later, in a video, there was a dispute between Munavvar and Gaur. In this video Gaur Munawwar is accusing Farooqui of making fun of Hindu Gods and hurting the sentiments of Hindu society, after which Munawwar tries to calmly explain to him that nothing like this had happened.
Later, Inspector Kamlesh Sharma of Tukaganj police station told The Indian Express that there was no video evidence against him to support the charge of insulting Hindu deities and Home Minister Amit Shah.
On 1 January 2021, Munawwar Farooqui was arrested along with four other comedians during their Indore show. Eklavya Laxman Singh Gaur, son of BJP MLA Malini Gaur, had filed a case against Munawwar Farooqui for hurting the sentiments of Hindu society. After which the Madhya Pradesh Police arrested Munawwar Farooqui.
Munawar Faruqui facts
In April 2020, she uploaded a standup comedy video on her channel named “Dawood, Yamraj Aur Aurat”, which helped her earn her initial stardom. She released her first song “Jawab” in August 2020 in collaboration with Spectra, an Indian musician.
In February 28, 2021, she uploaded a standup comedy video named “Ghost Story” on her YouTube channel.
n 2022 he became a contestant in Kangana Ranaut’s reality television show Lock Up.
He earlier lived in Gujarat but after his house was destroyed during the communal riots of Gujarat in 2002, his family moved to Mumbai.
When he was only 16 years old, then his mother died, because he was troubled by that life, so he committed suicide.
In 2007, his father had come to Mumbai with the whole family, to start a new life.
In 2008, his father’s health deteriorated and he took the bed, then Munawwar took the responsibility of his house in his own hands.
He used to work in a pot shop along with his school and also took a computer class in the evening.
he worked as a graphic designer in a good company. In 2017, when various OTT platforms were starting in India, they came to know about comedy and Farooqui started working as a comedian.
Munawwar uploaded his first standup comedy video to YouTube channel in January 2020 and soon, he started gaining massive popularity. On 24 January 2020, Munavvar released his first video titled ‘Politics in India’, which was a huge success.
Farooqui’s first ticketed show opened in Mumbai in February 2020. The month his father died. Talking about his dilemma in an interview in 2021, Farooqui said, “Last year I lost my father in February, but in the same month I also got my first show in Mumbai. There have been days when I was crying in the green room just before I was called on stage. ,