Elvish Yadav, who recently won a Rs 25 lakh cash prize after winning Bigg Boss OTT Season 2, has landed in trouble.
Elvish Yadav has landed in trouble.
Elvish Yadav has landed in trouble! The 26-year-old social media influencer, who recently won Salman Khan’s show Bigg Boss OTT Season 2, has been named in an FIR for allegedly supplying snakes and venom for rave parties. Five people have been arrested in the matter so far.
What is Elvish Yadav’s case?
According to police officials, as many as five people have been arrested in Noida for supplying snakes and venom for rave parties that were allegedly organized by social media sensation Elvish Yadav.
As per the officials, the five men have confessed that these parties were “organized at various farmhouses in Delhi and its adjoining areas and that Elvish Yadav shot videos with snakes for YouTube”.
The statement of the arrested further mentioned that the snake venom was taken by people at the rave parties that also hosted foreign nationals.
News agency ANI has also confirmed the development. In a tweet today, it wrote, “FIR registered at Noida Sector 49 Police Station against six people, including YouTuber and Bigg Boss winner Elvish Yadav, for making available snake venom at rave parties. They used to collect a hefty sum of money for supplying the venom at parties. Nine snakes were also rescued in a raid.”
As per a news report on NDTV, Elvish Yadav is yet to be arrested in the case.
Today’s fresh development comes a month after Yadav registered a police complaint after receiving extortion calls demanding ₹1 crore from unknown miscreants. As per the latest update, Gurugram Police has arrested one accused in the matter. A probe in this case is also underway.
Elvish Yadav: The rise and fall of the celebrity
Being brought up in Gurugram, Elvish Yadav has garnered immense fame since his YouTube debut. With two channels, he boasts an impressive subscriber count of approximately 14.5 million and 4.75 million on each account, respectively. Expanding his influence beyond YouTube, Elvish recently achieved triumph in the second season of Bigg Boss OTT. In a heated finale against Abhishek Malhan, he emerged victorious, making history as the first wild card contestant to claim the winner's trophy and a prize of ₹25 lakh.