YouTuber Gaurav Taneja said- ‘The request was made to the police not to share the photo to the media but…’
Famous YouTuber Gaurav Taneja runs a YouTube channel named Flying Beast. He was recently arrested on the day of his birthday. Gaurav Taneja’s wife had booked the Noida Metro to celebrate the birthday. He had appealed to the fans on social media to assemble at Noida’s Sector 51 metro station. What was it then, a crowd of fans of Gaurav Taneja gathered outside the metro. The police had arrested Gaurav Taneja for violating Section 144. He was later released on bail. Now the YouTuber has revealed that he had requested the Noida Police not to give his photo to the media.
Police took Gaurav away because of the crowd
When Gaurav Taneja was arrested, he started trending on social media. His pictures also went viral. Gaurav’s wife and pilot Ritu Rathi Taneja told in the vlog that Gaurav had got down from the car before reaching the venue. He didn’t arrive for a long time. Ritu was waiting in a room at Sector 51 metro station. They were told that police security would bring Gaurav as there was a huge crowd.
Photos went viral in 5 seconds
Ritu says, ‘I didn’t know anything about my husband. The biggest shock was seeing the pictures of Gaurav with the police that he has been arrested. Gaurav didn’t know that he should be called. He was in shock. The police took him away saying that they would bring him to me. Instead, he was taken to the police station. Her pictures were clicked saying it is for police records but within 5 seconds she was everywhere.
What did Gaurav Taneja say
At the end of the video, a voice is heard on the black screen, ‘I had requested the authorities not to send my photos to the media but within 5 minutes my photos were published in the media.’
Millions of people follow
Let us tell you that Gaurav has more than 7 million subscribers on YouTube. He is followed by 33 lakh people on Instagram. Gaurav and Ritu have participated in Star Plus show Smart Jodi.