Read to know how Ajey Nagar came up with the cool name CarryMinati for his YouTube Channel.
MUMBAI: CarryMinati is a sensation among fans. The Indian YouTuber came into spotlight after his roast videos became viral.
He is popular for his comedic skits and reactions to various online topics on his channel. He now enjoys more than 30 million subscribers on YouTube. But did you know how he came up with the cool name for his channel?
Well, the YouTuber, whose real name is Ajey Nagar, began his YouTube career at the age of 15 and now he is dubbed as India’s no 1 YouTuber. Reportedly, his worth is estimated to be 27 crores, however, he has never confirmed about the same. During a conversation with Outlook India, CarryMinati spoke about how he came up with a cool name for his YouTube Channel. He said, “The alias for me is just a cool sounding name. In the counter strike, it’s quite common that people keep their alias with ‘Carry’, which means a player who shields his entire team and leads the army, eliminating opposition singlehandedly. Minati comes from the word Illuminati.”
Ajey Nagar was named the ‘Next Generation Leader’ by TIME Magazine in 2019. Talking about the experience, he said, “At first, I didn’t know how massive it was but after the feature, I realised the honour. It motivated me to invest greater efforts into what I was doing and it felt incredible to be internally celebrated for expertise that was still in its’ nascent stages in India.”
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