Munawar Faruqui: Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Networth, Current Affairs

Munawar Faruqui is an Indian stand-up comedian, rapper and singer. He won the Kangana Ranaut’s reality TV show, Lock Upp in 2022. He participated in Bigg Boss 17 and he is the winner of Bigg Boss 2023. He is well known for his YouTube comedy videos Ghost Stories, Dawood, Yamraj & Aurat, and Doctor & Engineer. We are sure many of us were extremely excited about the wiki, bio, age, height, weight, Wikipedia, Networth, Current Affairs and relations of Munawar Faruqui. So, considering the demands of the audience, we have gathered all the information about the popular young star Munawar Faruqui.

Biography of Munawar Faruqui (Wiki, Age, and Family)

Munawar Faruqui’s real name is Munawar Iqbal Faruqui. He was born on 28th January 1992 in Junagadh, Gujarat, India. Munawar’s age is around 32 years in 2024. He was born into a Muslim family. Munawar Faruqui’s net worth is estimated to be around INR 8 crores (approx).

Biography of Munawar Faruqui

Real NameMunawar Iqbal Faruqui
Nick NameMunawar Faruqui
ProfessionStand-up comedian, Rapper and Singer
Date of Birth28th January 1992
Age32 Years
Birth PlaceJunagadh, Gujarat, India
Home TownDongri, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Net worthINR 8 crores Approx.


Munawar Faruqui was born in Junagadh, Gujarat in a poor Muslim family. His entire family believes in Islam. His house was destroyed in the communal riots of Gujarat in 2002, after that his mother committed suicide when Munawar was only 16 years old.

For a Fresh start-up, his family moved to Dongri, Mumbai in 2007. Munawar Faruqui’s parents’ name is not known but his father was a driver and used to make a living somehow. His father passed away in February 2020.

He has 3 sisters, one of whom is named Shabana. Munawar’s marital status is still unmarried and he does not have an affair with anyone, so his girlfriend’s (GF) name is Not Known.

Munawar Family

Father NameNot Known
Mother NameNot Known
Brother NameNot Known
Sister NameShabana & 2 other sisters


While in a conversation with Khanzaadi and Rinku Dhawan, Munawar revealed that he has studied till 5th standard. He then had to leave school due to family circumstances.

Munawar education

SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational Qualification5th standard
DebutLock Upp (2022) reality show
AwardsBigg Boss 17 Winner &Lock Upp Season 1 Winner


Munawar Faruqui’s career started growing as a standup comedian. In April 2020, he uploaded a standup comedy video named “Dawood, Yamraaj & Aurat” on his YouTube channel, which earned him his initial boost as a standup comedian. He released his debut song “Jawab” in collaboration with an Indian musician Spectra in August 2020.

On 28 February 2021, he uploaded a standup comedy video named “Ghost Story” on his YouTube Channel. Which gain him a lot of love from his fans.

In 2022, he became a contestant on Balaji Telefilms‘s reality television show Lock Upp, hosted by Kangana Ranaut. He was declared the show’s winner on 8 May 2022. The show was streamed on OTT platforms ALTBalaji and MX Player.

Bigg Boss 17 winner

He did a Punjabi song named “Todh” along with Prince Narula and Rony Ajnali on 5 November 2022.

In 2023, he became a contestant on the reality TV show Bigg Boss 17, hosted by Salman Khan. Not only that he was declared the Bigg Boss 17 show’s winner On 28 January 2024.

Girlfriend, Marital Status and More

Munawar Faruqui married Jasmine in 2017 but the marriage ended in a divorce in 2022. The ex-couple has a five-year-old son. He has been dating social media influencer Nazila Sitaishi Since December 2021. In Bigg Boss, his ex-partner Ayesha Khan accused him of two-timing her and Sitaishi and being involved with multiple women. Subsequently, on 18 December 2023, Sitaishi broke up with him on Instagram Live, accusing him of cheating.

Munawar Faruqui gf

Marital StatusDivorce

Munawar is always at the top of the controversy. In April 2020, Munawar Faruquie landed into controversy when one of his YouTube videos went viral, in which he made fun of Hindu deities Lord Ram Sita and Union Home Minister Amit Shah. After that, he apologized for this also. On January 2, 2021, Madhya Pradesh police arrested him during a comic act. Due to hurting religious sentiments. Police said they were arrested under Section 295-A, Section 298, Section 269, Section 188, and Section 34 of the Indian Criminal Code.

After about a month, Munawar Faruquie was released under the directions of the Supreme Court. After his release, he continued to do shows in different cities, but he started receiving many threatening messages and calls, which led to Munawwar canceling more than 16 shows in a row.

Net Worth

As of 2024, Munawar Faruqui is said to hold an amount near INR 8 crores (approx). This figure considers her show fees, along with her brand endorsements and other ventures.

Networth of Munawar Faruqui

Net WorthINR 8 crores (approx)
Net Worth (in Rupees)INR 8 crores (approx)
Income Source Show fees, brand endorsements and other ventures

Physical Stats and More

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  • In centimeters – 176.784 cm
  • In meters – 1.77 m
  • In feet & Inches – 5ft 8inches
  • In Kilograms- 66kg
  • In Pounds- 145.505 lb
Figure MeasurementNot Known
Age (2023)32 Years Old
Eye ColourDark brown
Hair ColourBlack

Social Media Account

Here, we list all the Social media handles of Munawar Faruqui. On social media, Munawar has a large following. On Instagram, he has 12.6 million followers.

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Munawar’s Favorite Things

Munawar's Favorite Things

Favorite Celebrities
  • Actor: Shah Rukh Khan, Manoj Bajpeyi
  • Actress: Deepika Padukone
Dream Holiday DestinationNOT KNOWN
Favorite ColorBlack
Love to doBlogging, Dancing, Singing, Playing musical instruments, Shopping, Traveling, Drawing, Playing computer games, Writing stories, Photography
Favorite FoodBiryani, French Fries, Manchow Soup
Bikes CollectionJawa 42, KTM RC200, Aprilia 150

Munawar Instagram

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Does Munawar Faruqui have a child?

Faruqui married Jasmine in 2017 but the marriage ended in a divorce in 2022. The ex-couple has a five-year-old son.

Who is Bigg Boss 17 winner?

Munawar Faruqui

How old is Munawar Faruqui?

32 years (Birth Date: 28 January 1992)

Who is the GF of Munawar?

Nazila Sitashi

What is relation between Munawar and Anjali?

Munawar and Anjali Arora had many linkup rumours when they were locked inside Lock Upp. There were instances when Anjali expressed her liking towards Munawar. She had said 'I love you' to him in the show.

Where was Munawar born?

Junagadh, Gujarat, India.

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