Dhruv Rathee is an Indian YouTuber, vlogger, and social media activist known for his content on social, political, and environmental issues.
Born into a Hindu Jat family in Haryana, India, Rathee received his primary education in Haryana before pursuing higher education abroad.
He holds bachelor's & master's degrees in mechanical engineering & renewable energy from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany.
Initially a travel vlogger in 2013, he shifted to political and social topics by year-end, gaining prominence as a political commentator.
His YouTube channel delves into diverse topics like fact-checking, political analysis & explanations of significant events.
Rathee introduced "Pee News," a satirical segment dedicated to fake news alongside his serious content.
From 2017 to early 2020, he wrote opinion columns for ThePrint, expanding his reach in the realm of political commentary.
Rathee resides in Germany and married his long-time girlfriend Juli Lbr in Vienna, Austria, in November 2021.
He has faced controversies, including a video blocked by India's Ministry of Information & Broadcasting & copyright charges from Dabur.
As of September 2023, he boasts approximately 17.1 million subscribers across all his channels & has accumulated a total of 3.2 billion video views.