Bhopal : 50 years old Sanjiv Shrivastav (Dancing Uncle for netizens), also known as Dabbu is breaking internet with his electrifying dubstep dance on Govinda’s 90s hit song ‘Aap ke aajane se‘ from Khudgarz Movie. Sanjeev Shrivastava, a professor from Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh have YouTube channel by the name Dabbu Sanjeev also hosts the videos that have gone viral earlier.
He instantly became famous after a user posted his video with caption “best wedding performance selected by UNESCO” on Twitter. His video has collected over 6,000 ‘retweets’ and over 11,000 likes – and still very much counting.
Best wedding performance selected by UNESCO pic.twitter.com/XPmLbmRKld
— Gautam Trivedi (@KaptanHindustan) May 30, 2018
This video then spread like wildfire on every social media, many people enjoyed his dancing and expression along with gish wife Anjali Shrivastav.
At the age of 50, I would want to be this awesome, Flawlessly done sir. Only 90’s kids would know the stardom & impact of Govinda in one’s life. pic.twitter.com/3bGm7j6hZW
— Bhaiyyaji (@bhaiyyajispeaks) May 31, 2018
According to India Today reports, he is currently working as an assistant professor of Electronics at Bhabha Engineering Research Institute in Bhopal. The viral video is originally a clip from Shrivastav’s dance at his brother-in-law Kushagra Shrivastav’s wedding in Gwalior on May 12.
Shrivastav revealed how he has always been passionate about dancing even though he didn’t receive any formal training. In fact, he had also won the Madhya Pradesh competition, held in Bhopal during the 80s, for three consecutive years. He had been a regular stage performer till 1998.
Some people praised his dance in different ways, creating his cartoonist portrait.
— Allen Shaw (@theolddrifter) June 1, 2018
Even Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan lauded Mr Saniv, he tweeted
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
Among other celebrities, Raveena Tandon praised him too, she tweeted ” Faab! A big hug to him”
Faaaaab!!!!!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 a big hug to him !!!!😊😊😊👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻 https://t.co/IaJRpQ9Xsh
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) May 31, 2018