Ajey Nagar, better known as Carry Minati, is an Indian YouTuber and streamer from Faridabad, India. He is known for his comedic skits and reactions to various online topics on his channel CarryMinati.
His video starts as “Toh kaise hai aap log?” and then what follows makes you laugh so hard that you would literally fall off your chair. Yes, we are talking about CarryMinati. The famous Indian YouTuber who makes funny videos on viral stuff on the internet.
Let’s look at 10 interesting facts about CarryMinati:
1. His channel was banned from YouTube:
His videos received 3 copyright strikes and thus his channel was banned from YouTube. After a few mails to the copyright claim by Bhim Niroula, his copyright strikes were removed and thus his channel was reinstated.
2. Ajey Nagar:
His real name is Ajey Nagar. Nagar was born on 12 June 1999 in Faridabad, a city near India’s national capital New Delhi, where he is based.
3. He is active on YouTube since 10+ years:
Nagar started posting videos on YouTube since he was 10 years old. Initially, he posted videos where he performed mimicry of Sunny Deol and played video games.
4. College drop out:
He attended school till 2016, when he dropped out to pursue his YouTube career; he decided to skip his Class-XII Board examination after feeling hesitant about the economics examination, and later completed it through long-distance learning.
5. One of the top YouTube Roasters in India:
Popularly referred to as ‘CarryMinati’, or just ‘Carry’, Ajey Nagar is known for his distinctive and energetic Hindi-language commentary. He is mainly involved in creating diss songs (roasters), satirical parodies and comedy, apart from live gaming.
In 2020, Nagar published a YouTube video titled ‘TikTok vs YouTube’. The video resulted in the hashtag #CarryMinatiRoastVideo trending on Twitter. The video almost achieved the highest number of likes on any non-music video on YouTube, before it was deleted by YouTube India:
6. Huge Subscribers:
As of June, 2020 his channel has over 20 million subscribers! that’s huge isn’t it?
7. Holds 5 Awards!
Nagar holds a total of 5 YouTube Creator Awards which include 2 Silver Play Buttons (For CarryMinati and CarryisLive), 2 Golden Play Buttons (CarryMinati and CarryisLive), And 1 Diamond Play Button for CarryMinati.
8. YouTube Vs Tiktok – The End:
Ajey Nagar received some criticism from members of the Tik Tok community because of his viral video “YouTube Vs Tiktok – The End“. The Video was eventually removed as it infringed the rights of LGBT community as he used one of their category as an abuse while Roasting. The video’s popularity caused hashtags such as #CarryMinatiRoastVideo and #JUSTICEFORCARRY to trend on Twitter.
Later he made “STOP MAKING ASSUMPTIONS | YOUTUBE VS TIK TOK: THE END” video and that also received huge responses:
9. Dhinchak Pooja on CarryMinati:
A quick search of Dhinchak Pooja on YouTube throws up numerous ‘react’ videos, roasts, “how to annoy” videos – all piggybacking on the inherent hatred and jokes Dhinchak Pooja’s music brings along with it. And among all these funny videos , CarryMinati also posted a video “GIRL WITH SWEG” , in which he insults Dhinchak Pooja and her terrible songs. She appears to be fully aware of the attention. On her Facebook page, she posted a status slamming fellow YouTuber CarryMinati for making a video of her.
10. Many channel names:
In 2014, the channel’s name was AddictedA1 and Nagar used to upload recorded video game footage along with his reactions on the game. The channel was not very successful. In 2015, the Channel’s name became CarryDeol, on which Nagar uploaded footage of playing Counter Strike: Global Offensive while mimicking Sunny Deol. Subsequently, he changed the name of the channel to CarryMinati when he started ‘roasting people’.
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