In this article we will learn about Saurabh Chandrakar’s biography. Which will cover his age, education, wife, wedding, net worth, family, Mahadev app and much more about his personal and professional life.
Who is Saurabh Chandrakar?
Saurabh Chandrakar is a 26 year old man from Bhilai, Chattisgarh, who co-founded Mahadev Gaming app in 2019 along with his engineer friend Ravi Uppal (age 50) whom he met in 2017. Prior to this, he used to work at a local garment store. During his job at the garment shop he used to bet on his mobile phone, while facilitating gambling betting services to other people in his locality.
Later, he opened a juice shop called ‘Juice Factory’ in Nehru Nagar, Bhilai, while his friend Ravi Uppal owned a Tyre shop. Afterwards, they both moved to Dubai for work. After moving to Dubai they came in contact with Sheikhs and registered a company called Mahadev Online Book.
Saurabh Chandrakar garnered public attention when he spent Rs 200 Crore, all in cash, on his extravagant wedding held in the UAE. This event was notable for its celebrity performances and attendees flying in from India on private jets and staying in 7 star hotels.
Saurabh Chandrakar Biography
Saurabh Chandrakar was born in 1997 in Bhilai, MP. He did his education till 12th from a local school in Bhilai. At the age of 17, he started working in garment shops. Where he came in contact with other bookies.
|Real Name||Saurabh Chandrakar|
|Profession||Co-founder of Mahadev Gaming|
|Date of Birth||Year 1997|
|Place of Birth||Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh|
|Languages Known||Hindi, English|
|School||Local School in Bhilai|
Saurabh Chandrakar Family
Saurabh Chandrakar comes from a humble family of Bhilai. His father used to work at Bhilai Municipal Corporation as a Grade IV officer. However his parent’s name is not available in the public domain.
Saurabh Chandrakar Wife, Marriage and Photos
Saurabh Chandrakar married his childhood friend Shalini in Feb 2023 who stayed in the same village as he lived. Reportedly, he spent approximately ₹200 crore rupees in his lavish wedding in Dubai. Saurabh hired several bollywood actors and actresses to perform at his marriage function. Not just that, he also arranged private charter planes to carry his family members from Chattisgarh to attend his marriage ceremony in Dubai.
Here is some photos of Saurabh Chandrakar with his wife Shalini:-
Saurabh Chandrakar Wedding Invitation Card
Saurabh Chandrakar Wedding & Celebs
Saurabh Chandrakar hired Yogesh Bapat’s event management company ‘R1 Events Private Ltd’ at a whopping sum of ₹100 crore. While ₹40 crores were spent on Celebrities who performed at his wedding. The celebrities who performed at his wedding are as follows:-
- Atif Aslam
- Sunny Leone
- Nushrratt Bharuccha
- Ali Asgar
- Krushna Abhishek
- Bharti Singh
- Tiger Shroff
- Vishal Dadlani
- Neha Kakkar
- Elli Evram
- Kriti Kharbanda
- Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
Saurabh Chandrakar Mahadev App
Saurabh Chandrakar along with Ravi Uppal developed the Mahadev betting app in 2019. The app was used to facilitate betting on Cricket, Teen Patti, Poker, Badminton, Tennis and even on Election Polls.
Mahadev app was operated from various parts of India and Dubai. The app was promoted on several social media platforms to attract vulnerable customers who wanted to participate in quick rich money scheme. The customers’s money on the Mahadev app often gets routed via dubious accounts to abroad.
The Mahadev Online Book Betting app, associated with Chandrakar, is described as an umbrella syndicate that arranges online platforms for illegal betting, enabling the creation of user IDs and supposedly laundering money through these activities.
Saurabh Chandrakar Income and Net Worth
- Saurabh Chandrakar when worked at a garment shop had an income of 12 to 14,000 rupees per month.
- After setting up Mahadev app, his illegal betting business started to grow with an exorbitant pace and he generated a net worth of over ₹5000 crore rupees.
Saurabh Chandrakar News and Updates
- As of the last update, Saurabh Chandrakar is believed to be hiding in Dubai amidst an ongoing investigation by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) into the Mahadev Online Book Betting App’s activities.
- In an another report, it is said that Saurabh and his close relatives have changed their identities.
- Meanwhile, ED has raided at the Mahadev Betting centres and seized over 417 crore property in the betting app scam.
- Lookout notices and non-bailable warrant has been issued against the founders of the Mahadev app.
- Durg Bhilai Police recently arrested Naseem who was in direct contact with Saurabh Chandrakar and Ravi Uppal. Naseem used to make money by selling Chandrakar IDs for 4 to 5 Lakh rupees to the other operators.
News Source: Bhaskar