Dhruv Rathee is a renowned Indian YouTuber, Mechanical Design Engineer and social media activist known for his controversial political commentary and, also environmental and social issues raised by him. He has also been a guest on podcasts like Ranveer Show Hindi and Hustler’s Bay. This article will explore more about Dhruv Rathee’s life, his family, his career, his relationship and much more.
Dhruv has been identified as an AAP supporter and is known for his liberal views.
|Birth date||8 October, 1994|
|Birth place||Haryana, India|
|Age||27 years (2021)|
|YouTube Channels||Dhruv Rathee, Dhruv Rathee Vlogs|
FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIP
The names of Dhruv’s parents are not known yet. He belongs to the Jatt community of Haryana. This section will be updated soon.
Dhruv has been in a committed relationship with Juli Lbr, a German medical student, vlogger and Dhruv’s part time camera-woman, since 2014. The couple makes travel and entertainment vlogs for their YouTube channel. They get lots of love from their fans.
Dhruv did his high schooling from a CBSE school in Haryana, India and then went to Germany for his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. He also pursued a degree in Master’s in Renewable Energy Engeering. Since he was teenager, he used to participate in campaigns like Green peace and Sea Shepard.
CAREER AND NET WORTH
In 2014, Rathee released a debut video on his channel, titled “BJP Exposed: Lies Behind The Bullshit”, targeting Narendra Modi’s government that had been elected earlier that year. In 2016, Rathee earned online visibility after he “debunked” YouTuber Ajay Sehrawat’s claims of Arvind Kejriwal’s “ineffective” administration. Rathee said, “When I saw people sharing Ajay Sehrawat’s videos without checking the facts, I realised the need to present actual research in front of them so that they understand the truth.” His political analysis encompasses wide range of national issues, while being highly critical of the Narendra Modi government and the Hindutva politics. Rathee released a series of fact-checking videos on his YouTube channel covering various topics including 2016 Uri attack, 2016 Indian Line of Control strike, 2016 Indian banknote demonetisation and Gurmehar Kaur row. He launched Pee News, a satire “fake news” segment, in which he criticised BJP and Hindutva politics. He started a series called The Dhruv Rathee Show in which he continued to be critical of the central government. Since 2017, he has been writing opinion columns for ThePrint. Currently, he lives in Germany.
He has nearly 6 million subscribers on his YouTube Channel “Dhruv Rathee” and around 900K+ subscribers on his channel titled “Dhruv Rathee Vlogs” that he runs with his girlfriend. He has also appeared in Forbes Magazine. He has a golden play button for YouTube currently. His net worth iss estimated around $4 million.
|Height||6 ft 1 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||78 kg (172 lbs)|