This list of top 10 Indian YouTubers is based on the popularity of top most video creators of some of the major categories. In this list of top 10 Indian youtubers, we have included only the independent creators.
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CarryMinati (Ajey nagar)
Ajey Nagar, also known as CarryMinati is a YouTuber and streamer with over 25 million subscribers. Nagar started his YouTube career at a very young age, he was only 10 when he started his first YouTube channel in 2010, his videos included football tricks, and mimic videos.
12th standard in Nagar’s life brought a major turning point with it. Nagar got nervous about his Economic exam in 12th standard. He skipped school and completed his education through distance learning. Nagar then decided to have a full – time profession in YouTube.
Carryminati is loved by many and has a huge fan base. He has over 9.6 million followers on instagram. He is followed by 2.3 million users on twitter.
Carryminati’s video YouTube vs TikTok – The End which was deleted because of violating the terms of service. It gained him 5 million subscribers in a week and got him in the top 10 list of YouTubers in India. It also broke a lot of records in the Indian YouTube history.
In 2019, Ajey Nagar was also named among its Next Generation Leaders by the Time Magazine.
Amit Bhadana secures his place in the list with 21.2 M subscribers.
Bhadana was born on 7 September 1994. He was always the class entertainer. After a year in college, Bhadana posted a dubbed video on his Facebook account. When the video got numerous likes and comments, he created his own Facebook page on which he posted dubbed comic videos. Bhadana was encouraged to make a YouTube channel by his friends.
Bhadana’s videos are in hindi or haryanvi language. His work is also loved because of the reason that he promotes his desi culture so proudly. His videos are edited, scripted and shot mostly by his friends.
Amit Bhadana got Dada Saheb Phalke award for best YouTube creator of India in 2019. He also broke many records on YouTube.
Aashish Chanchlani Vines
Ashish chanchlani, known for “Ashish Chanchlani vines” recently reached 20.4M subscribers on YouTube. After crossing 20M Ashish uploaded a video on his channel dedicated to all his fans.
Chanchlani always wanted to become an actor. To follow his dream he gave up his engineering degree midway. In 2009, he tried his luck in the content creation work. He posted his first video on YouTube in 2014. The video got viral which motivated Chanchlani to keep up the good work. Like others, Chanchlani also faced many hardships but he overcame them all. In February 2020, Chanchlani also directed a short film named ‘Akhri Safar’.
Chanchlani’s videos are relatable and funny which got him a huge fan base, his team also plays a important role in Chanchlani’s success.
Ashish Chanchlani is not only an amazing YouTuber but he also has a social – conscious. When India was facing Covid – 19 pandemic and was in need of any help that it could possibly get, Chanchlani contributed 3,00,000 to PM – Cares fund.
BB Ki Vines
Bhuvan Bam, who we also know by the name of BB is an Indian comedian, singer, songwriter and YouTuber.
Bam started his career by singing in the bars at New Delhi. Bam was inspired to open his own channel after seeing the success of an accidentally recorded video “I’m feeling horny”. Bhuvan then created his own channel in June 2015, which was named “BB Ki Vines” Bhuvan Bam’s first video on YouTube “The Chakhna Issue” was deleted from his channel.
Bhuvan Bam shoots his videos with the front camera of his phone which sets a great example that if you are talented but don’t have enough resources achieve your goals with the resources that you already have.
Every character in Bam’s video is played by Bhuvan himself. Some of the fictional characters who appear regularly are Sameer Fuddi, Babloo ji and Bhanchordas Chhatriwala.
Bhuvan also uploads his own music videos on his channel “BB Ki Vines”. Bhuvan was honoured with the “Most popular channel award” in 2016.
Gaurav Chaudhary aka Technical Guruji in known for his videos concerning technology in hindi.
Gaurav was born in Ajmer, Rajasthan. He completed his education from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani – Dubai Campus. The idea of opening a youtube channel was in Chaudhary’s mind from 2012 but he started Technical Guruji in 2015. Unlike other tech related videos, Chaudhary’s video were relatively easy to understand as it was in hindi.
His first video was a collaboration with another YouTuber Sharmaji Technical, the video was an instant hit. He hasn’t stopped from then, he also made another YouTube channel by the name of Gaurav Chaudhary.
Chaudhary managed to become a millionaire in just a few years. Not only tech related videos but he also make videos on some trending issues.
Gaurav didn’t steeped back when it came to give credits. In an interview, he gave Jio credit that was well deserved. He said that Jio is one of the reasons behind his success.
In a world where everyone says that life is hard Sandeep Maheshwari spreads and lives by the mantra ‘Aaasan Hai’.
Sandeep Maheshwari started his career in modeling, but when he felt exploited and harassed, he left that field and decided to help models. To fulfill his aim of helping models he set up an company by the name of ‘Mash Audio Visuals Pvt. Ltd’. In 2006 he started another company which unfortunately collapsed in just few months. But he didn’t give up and launched “ImagesBazar”.
Sandeep is not only a photographer and a successful entrepreneur, but is also a role model and mentor for millions. Each and every seminar and speaking session of Sandeep is absolutely free.
YouTube channel of Sandeep Maheshwari has a fan base of 16.6M as of now.
When 3 friends Zayn, Wasim, and Nazim started getting worried about their future, they decided to start a youtube channel. They first started with some football tutorials, but when the videos didn’t got much support or appreciation they thought of making comedy videos. Luckily people loved their content.
Round2hell has currently 15.4M subscribers. Seeing the success of their channel Wasim, Nazim, and Zayn made YouTube their full time career. The 3 friends have big future plans which includes series, science fiction, comedy ,short films and many more.
FactTechz is one of the fastest growing Indian YouTube channel. Rajesh Kumar is the creator of the channel FactTechz.
Rajesh’s dream was to become a scientist but his interest for growing technology and networking platform lured him towards YouTube. He created a YouTube channel in 2016. His first video was uploaded on September 18, 2016. He make informative and science related videos.
FactTechz has currently 14.4M subscribers.
Harsh Beniwal, is a famous YouTuber and instagrammer. Journey of Harsh beniwal started when a Dubsmash video of his went viral in 2015 and got him 10,000 followers on instagram. After getting support from his viewers and family, Harsh took a life changing decision, he decided to become a content creator. In the early years of his career as a YouTuber Harsh used to shoot videos from his phone. The videos were usually of few seconds but were funny and loved by his viewers.
Harsh beniwal has currently 10.2M subscribers, Because of his amazing acting skills Harsh also landed a role in Student Of The Year 2.
When Nisha Madhulika felt a void in her life, she started writing blogs on how to cook Indian vegetarian recipes. After writing blogs for few years in 2011, she started her YouTube channel. Her YouTube channel currently has over 10 million subscribers.
Nisha’s family is also to be given credit for her success. Her husband and sons have been supportive to her from the beginning. Her son also helped her to grow more by creating a website for her recipes. In 2014, Nisha was the YouTube top chef, she was also awarded as The Top YouTube cooking content creator.
This list of top 10 Indian YouTubers is based on their number of subscribers and popularity. We have also tried to include some major categories. This list of top 10 Indian YouTubers is based on our latest research. We also invite your suggestions for the list of top 10 Indian YouTubers.
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