Stand-up comedian Munavvar Farooqui is currently under discussion due to his arrest for hurting the religious sentiments of Hindus. Indore-4 BJP MLA Malini Gaur’s son Eknavya Gaur, based on a complaint, Munawar and four other comedians were arrested in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Eklavya alleged that comedians insulted Hindu gods during a show and also wrote jokes on Home Minister Amit Shah.
Here is all you need to know about Munawar Farooqui.
Who is Munawar Farooqui?
Munawwar Farooqi is a stand-up comedian from Junagadh, Gujarat. His journey into comedy began three years ago, when he performed his first stand-up act. His comedy is topical, observational and political. His YouTube channel, launched last year, follows over five million subscribers. On going by his channel, the comedian doubled in parody of famous songs to make political commentary.
Case in point – the “fence will regret” parody about NRC / CAA protests and the Delhi riots. Munawwar’s stand-up acts include commentaries on topics such as the 2002 Gujarat riots, Sushant Singh Rajput case and nepotism in Bollywood.
On Instagram, several actors met in the lockdown series with Razhakbhai, a fictional character from Munawar Faruqui.
Through Razzakbhai, Munavvar makes fun of everything under the sun – from Rosa in Lockdown, the television anchor of the popular web series Mirzapur.