Dancing Uncle Professor Sanjeev Srivastava Viral Now
Guru Govinda: Twitter goes crazy over this electronic professor’s Govinda-style dancing
‘Dancing uncle’ Sanjeev Srivastava sweeps Indians off their feet with Bollywood dance. 46-year-old electronics professor sets the internet on fire with his cool dancing at a wedding.
Sanjeev Srivastava, an electronics professor.
हमारे विदिशा के भोपाल में कार्यरत प्रोफ़ेसर श्री संजीव श्रीवास्तव जी की ज़िंदादिली ने पूरे भारत में इंटरनेट पर तहलका मचा दिया है। मानो या ना मानो मध्यप्रदेश के पानी में कुछ तो ख़ास बात है… pic.twitter.com/8qM15uZVXF
— ShivrajSingh Chouhan (@ChouhanShivraj) June 1, 2018
But his recent claim to fame didn’t come from any classroom: This assistant professor at Bhopal’s Bhabha Engineering Research Institute has set the internet on fire with a video of his dance on a number from a 1987 Govinda-starrer Bollywood film ‘Khudgarz’.
Srivastava, 46, has literally won the Bollywood-mad countrymen over with his supercool moves on the decades-old Hindi film soundtrack.
The video has gone viral on social media platforms and news channels since it was uploaded on Thursday evening. His wife Anjali is the woman who is dancing with him in the video.
Not only in India, he has become a sensation in abroad too. Yes, he became an overnight international star. Don’t believe us? Watch this video below of a New York girl who imitated his dance moves.
It is so great to see a man, of my father’s age, to be living the life to the fullest. While most of us shy away from steeping on to the stage, this man here, doesn’t fear the stage at all. Unapologetically, he flaunted off his moves at a wedding that now the entire nation is enjoying watching his dance.
Sanjeev Srivastava Appointed Brand Ambassador of Vidisha Municipal Corporation
Professor Sanjeev Srivastava whose dancing video went viral on social media, has been appointed as the brand ambassador by Vidisha Municipal Corporation. Sanjeev Srivastava, 46, is an electronics professor who stormed the social media after his dancing videos from a wedding went viral.
The 46-year-old professor said that he is a die-hard fan of actor Govinda.
In the video, Srivastava, who has been rechristened by netizens as ‘Dancing Uncle’, could be seen dancing to Govinda’s chartbuster song– “Aap Ke Aa Jane Se” from the 1987 movie Khudgarz.Talking to ANI, a very elated Srivastava shared his amazement on the sudden fame.
The middle-aged dancing uncle said, “This is an unreal feeling. I can’t believe my dance video has gone viral. I thank everyone for the love and support. I have been dancing since 1982 and my idol is Govinda ji. Now I hope to get more opportunities.”
Not only commoners but famous personalities such as Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Bollywood actresses Raveena Tandon, Divya Dutta are in awe of the electronic professor’s electric dance performance.
Sanjeev Srivastava, an electronics engineer by profession, is an ardent fan of Bollywood star Govinda. Srivastava says he has been dancing on Bollywood numbers since decades, however, the popularity that a video clip of him shaking his legs on a Govinda number has brought is unreal.
Faaaaab!!!!!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 a big hug to him !!!!😊😊😊👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 https://t.co/IaJRpQ9Xsh
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) May 31, 2018
Retweeted Sanjeev Shrivastava (@SanjeevMP_):
— पल्लव अभिषेक (@pallawabhishek) June 3, 2018
Srivastava’s video of performing during a marriage function went viral a couple of days ago. And since then netizens have gone berserk over the 46-year-old’s dancing talent. His cool moves have now earned him the moniker ‘Dancing Uncle’ on the social media.
46 year old college professor from Bhopal Sanjeev Shrivastav is latest Indian social media star. His dancing moves on a famous Bollywood song in a wedding made him internet sensation overnight. Here is his #ViralVideos #SanjeevShrivastava #dabooji pic.twitter.com/DZtCKh9ofr
— Som Patidar (@patidarsom) June 1, 2018
— Aditi Sharma (@Aditi_912) June 1, 2018
Govinda from Vidisha, hats off sir.. his latest video @shailendranrb @govinda @manishndtv @AdityaRajKaul @KaptanHindustan @bhaiyyajispeaks #SanjeevShrivastava #DancingUncle #Vidisha pic.twitter.com/xNdhRsSPps
— anurag dwary (@anuragdwary1) June 1, 2018
This uncle kills it everytime with the Govinda moves. So cool! pic.twitter.com/fpaYLWeClU
— G dawg (@bootsandchicken) June 2, 2018
Srivastava has garnered so much popularity that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister took to Twitter to praise Srivastava’s electric performance. The chief minister said, “Professor Shri Sanjeev Shrivastav ji, who has been working in Bhopal, has created massive sensation over the internet in the whole of India. Believe it or not, there is something special in the water of Madhya Pradesh.”
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