Munawar Faruqui is a popular stand-up comedian and rapper from India who was born on 28 January 1993 in Junagadh, Gujarat, India. He made headlines in early 2021 when he was arrested on charges of insulting religious sentiments during one of his performances.
He is famous for his comedy shows and content on Ghost Stories. His family became victims during the Gujrat riots in 2002. He worked as a graphic designer during struggling days and now he has become an Indian top Standup comedian.
- 1 Munawar Faruqui Biography
- 2 Early Life & Family
- 3 Wife & Girlfriend
- 4 Education
- 5 Career
- 6 Television
- 7 Social Media
- 8 Net Worth
- 9 Nickname
- 10 Favorites
- 11 Physical Appearance
- 11.1 Who is Munawar?
- 11.2 How old is Munawar?
- 11.3 What is Munawar's net worth?
- 11.4 What is his full name?
- 11.5 When was Munawar born?
- 11.6 Is Munawar dating?
- 11.7 Is Munawar married?
- 11.8 What is the Zodiac sign of Munawar?
- 11.9 Where is Munawar from?
- 11.10 Why was Munawar Faruqui arrested?
- 11.11 Was Munawar Faruqui released from jail?
Munawar Faruqui Biography
Munawar Iqbal Faruqui
28 January 1993
30 (As of now, 2023)
Junagadh, Gujarat, India
Stand-Up Comedian & Rapper
1 Crore INR (As of 2023)
Iqbal Faruqui (died in February 2020)
N/A (commit suicide)
Watching WWE, Dancing, and Playing Cricket
Early Life & Family
Munawar Faruqui was born on January 29, 1992, in the city of Junagadh in Gujarat, India. He was raised in a middle-class Muslim family including his father Iqbal Faruqui (Late) was a businessman and his mother who committed suicide when he was 16 years old. Munawar was known for his sense of humor, and he was often the life of the party.
Wife & Girlfriend
He shared his experience about marital life at a reality show that he was married and had one child together but later on, separated and filed a divorce. Although he kept his wife’s name private. According to sources his current girlfriend is Nazil Sitashi.
He did his schooling in Junagadh, Gujarat, and graduated in engineering from the College of Gujarat. He has also done a graphic designing course.
He started his career as a comedian which took off quickly in Mumbai. He became a regular performer at local comedy clubs, and due to his sense of humor, he gained a huge following. In addition to his live performances, Munawar also gained a large fan following on social media, where he posted videos of his comedy routines and interacted with fans.
His online presence helped him reach a wider audience. He participated in many tv shows and narks his success. He recently won an award in the Indian reality tv show Lock Upp, where he become the winner of the show. Jyotika Dilaik and Jinnie Jaaz are also among the list of most influential personalities on the internet.
- Coldd Lassi Aur Chicken Masala (2019)
- Lock Upp (2022)
He has 5.1m followers on Instagram with a verified badge.
He has 252k followers on Twitter.
He has 504k followers on Facebook.
He has 3.84m followers on Youtube.
Social Media Handles
As of 2023, His net worth is approximately 1 crore INR.
1.5 lakh per comedy show
Source of Income
His source of income is TV shows, paid promotions, and comedy shows.
His nickname is Faruqui
Shah Rukh Khan
5 feet & 9 Inches