Stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui became a popular household name with his brilliant stint on the reality show ‘Lock Upp’. He emerged out as the winner of Kangana Ranaut’s show and post that he was just unstoppable. Munawar also enjoys a huge fan base online however his decision to quit social media has left fans quite shocked and baffled. Yes, you read that right! Munawar is quitting social media due to personal reasons.
On Sunday, the comedian posted a video on his Twitter handle, informing fans about his decision to quit social media. In the clip, Faruqui could be heard saying, “Hii dosto, I am signing off Kitne waqt pe liye pta nhi but kuch chal reha hai thoda personal hai kuch aur mat samjhna. Jo aane wala video tha vo team ke pass hai vo share kardenge Main nhi dekh reha final cut bi. Take care, apna khayal rakhna bye.” Shortly after this, fans asked Faruqui to stay strong. One netizen tweeted, “We will surely give you space to heal from the things that is bothering you and we pray for your mental peace #MunawarFaruqui Come Back Stronger Mun #MKJW INSANE CRAZE OF MUNAWAR.” ALSO READ: WHAT! Munawar Faruqui DENIED Permission To Perform In Delhi For His Scheduled Show; Police Claim ‘Show May Affect Communal Harmony’- Report
Another wrote, “Sab theek ho jayega We love you Munawar You are gem of a person remember that You can handle any situation in life. God is with you.”
While Munawar did mention he is quitting social media due to personal reasons, the actual reason behind it is not known yet. Meanwhile, the 30-year-old comedian recently made headlines for declining the reality show ‘Bigg Boss 16’. During an Instagram live session, he revealed that his shooting dates were clashing with the show dates.