Anurag Doval, known as ‘Babu Bhaiya’ and ‘The UK7 Rider’, is an Indian moto vlogger and social media influencer. He has participated as a contestant in the 17th season of the reality TV show Bigg Boss.
- 1 Wiki/Biography
- 2 Physical Appearance
- 3 Family
- 4 relationships/affairs
- 5 religion/religious views
- 6 Caste
- 7 livelihood
- 8 controversies
- 9 Awards, Honors, Achievements
- 10 bike collection
- 11 car collection
- 12 tattoo
- 13 Income
- 14 net worth
- 15 Favorite
- 16 Facts/General Knowledge
Anurag Doval was born on Wednesday, 18 September 1996 (age 25 years; as in 2023) in Dehradun, Uttarakhand. His zodiac sign is Virgo. His surname is Anu. In 2014, he completed his schooling from Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School Bhaniyawala, Dehradun. He earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from DAV College Dehradun, Uttarakhand. Later, he earned a Master of Arts degree in Economics and then a Bachelor of Education degree in Dehradun.
Height (Approx): 5′ 7″
Weight (Approx): 60 kg
Hair Color: Black
Eye colour: black
He belongs to a Brahmin family.
parents and siblings
His father’s name is Jagdamba Prasad Doval and mother’s name is Kala Doval. His father is a retired mathematics teacher from a government school in Uttarakhand, who took many initiatives to make education entertaining for his students. For his work he was awarded the State Level Best Teacher Award in 2009 and the President’s Award in 2010. Anurag’s mother is a housewife.
Anurag has a younger brother named Atul Doval; He is a songwriter and rapper.
Anurag is unmarried.
Anurag was in a relationship with Nepali moto vlogger Savya KC. They were about to get married when they faced a dispute, which resulted in their parting ways. After the separation, Anurag suffers from acute depression and thoughts of ending his life. He took a break from all social media platforms and sought solace in spiritual places like Haridwar and Rishikesh to restore his mental balance.
Anurag started dating Ritika Chauhan in 2022. There is not much information about his profession.
He follows Hindu religion. He is a great devotee of Lord Hanuman.
Anurag belongs to Brahmin caste.
Anurag’s father was a teacher so his dream was to become a teacher like him, which is why he obtained B.Ed degree. He is particularly skilled in economics, accounting and business studies, so he offered private tuition to students and charged each student Rs. 300 per month. He also taught part-time at a local school. At that time, he would teach students at home in the morning, then give three lectures at a school, and then attend his college classes in the evening. As a teacher, he earned Rs. 20,000 per month. However, this income dropped to one-third (Rs 7000 per month) during the COVID-19 pandemic.
He started his YouTube journey when he was 20, but he always gave priority to his studies. He needed to save money to buy a superbike. He started teaching students; While teaching and earning his bachelor’s degree, he uploaded only 3 videos per month. He saved Rs. He earned Rs 1 lakh after teaching school and providing private tuition, and his mother contributed Rs. Rs 96,000 to buy KTM RC 200 bike in 2018.
After the COVID-19 pandemic, he lost his teaching job, so he turned his full attention towards YouTube. He started uploading 3 vlogs a week. He had saved Rs. 4-5 lakh by April 2020, so he expressed his desire to buy super bike Kawasaki ZX10R, which is priced at Rs. Rs 9 lakh at that time. Anurag’s father took a loan of Rs. Rs 5 lakh to get him that bike. Anurag has named this bike Echo.
He traveled across India on his bike and shot videos in many places including Leh, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Assam. He became famous during his visit to Pakistan-Kartarpur Corridor as he was the first motor vlogger to visit the place.
Contestants in Bigg Boss 2023
He participated as a contestant in the TV reality show Bigg Boss Season 17 and was allotted the Brain House.
abused his ex girlfriend
Anurag came into limelight when his ex-girlfriend Savya KC accused him of betrayal and dishonesty. She claimed on social media that Anurag had met her opponents who were insulting her and asked for the return of the gift he had given her. This led to a strong reaction from Anurag’s fans who criticized him for his behavior with a woman. In response to the controversy, Anurag released a video explaining his side of the story, alleging that Savya had wronged him, distorted the truth for publicity and insulted his parents.
Lack of empathy
Anurag often faces criticism from people including his fans who consider him arrogant. It has been reported that he regularly flaunts his wealth, influence and wealthy lifestyle. There have been instances where he refused to interact with his fans and was accused of inappropriate behavior towards them.
Awards, Honors, Achievements
- InfluenceX 2023 – Regional Influencer of the Year Award in the East
- Femina Mamaearth Beautiful Indian Award 2023
Anurag is fond of bikes and has a big collection of bikes. He has modified all his bikes.
He has a KTM RC.
He owns a BMW S 1000R.
He has a BMW R1250
He has a Kawasaki Ninja H2.
He has a Kawasaki Z900.
He has a Suzuki Hayabusa.
He has a Ducati Panigale V4.
He owns a Kawasaki ZX-10R.
Anurag owns cars from brands like Mustang and Lamborghini.
He has a Toyota Fortuner GS
he has a toyota supra
he has toyota hilux
He has a Kia Sonet SUV
he has a ford mustang gt
He has a Lamborghini Sián FKP 37
he has a mahindra thar
Anurag is a tattoo lover and has many tattoos on his body, on his chest and arms.
A goat was tattooed on his neck.
He has a tattoo of the Illuminati on his right arm.
A tattoo of an eye of Ra, the word ‘Karma’ and his nickname, ‘The UK07 Rider’, are tattooed on his left forearm.
He has a tattoo of a goat on the upper part of his right palm and flowers on his forearm.
He has his mother’s name Kala in Hindi tattooed in the middle of his chest.
He also got tattoos on his fingers.
In an interview he had revealed that he earns Rs 2000. His income from all sources including social media and brand endorsements is around Rs 18-20 lakh per month.
Anurag’s net worth is Rs. 21-24 crores per year.
When he was just 6 years old, he was diagnosed with a brain tumor. After treatment and regular medication, he overcame the disease at the age of 14. He had eaten cabbage as a child which contained some bacteria which went straight to his brain and caused a tumor. He also suffered from asthma in his childhood.
- Anurag belongs to a lower-middle class family. His father was a teacher in a government school in Dudhli, Uttarakhand and earned Rs. Rs 1200 every month. Out of this they spend Rs. Rs 800 on Anurag’s medical bill.
He scored an excellent 95% marks in his 12th class examination. He wanted to buy a KTM 200 bike. However, his father’s financial constraints made it impossible to fulfill his wish. Anurag decided to earn money himself and started working part-time as a tutor to collect money for the bike.
Anurag does not have any biological sister but he considers Bhavya Chauhan as his brother. The many bike adventures they have gone on together have made their bond even stronger.
- He is not only famous in India but also has many fans in Nepal and Bhutan.
- He is friends with Bigg Boss OTT 2 winner Elvish Yadav. In an interview about his friendship with him, he said,
I strongly adhere to the principle of not building relationships based only on financial gain. It may be surprising, but Elvish gave me his support even before he became acquainted with me personally. At that time, his actions were not motivated by profit motives. During his stint inside the Bigg Boss house, my support for him was not motivated by any profit-oriented agenda, and the same is true even now. Anurag Doval with Elvish Yadav Anurag Doval with Elvish Yadav.”
He is engaged in several philanthropic projects, including contributing to orphanages and providing medical aid to the underprivileged. He gifted an e-rickshaw to a woman, enabling her to support her family, and a KTM bike to a boy.
- He calls his fans Brosena and Sistersena.
- He likes playing guitar very much.
- In May 2018, he set a record for covering a distance of 630 km from Dehradun to Delhi and then back to Dehradun.
- Anurag loves pets and has two dogs named Sandy and Julie.
- He is short-tempered and gets angry frequently.
- He occasionally consumes alcohol.
- He has earned millions of subscribers on his YouTube channel, TheUK07Rider, for which he was awarded YouTube Gold and Silver Buttons.