20 Most Subscribed Youtubers in India 2020

Since the first video was uploaded on YouTube titled “Me at the zoo” by co-founder “Jawed Karim” on Apr 23, 2005; YouTube has come a long way, from a mere free video-sharing platform to a Social media giant.

Today with over 2 Billion active monthly users and over 500 hours of content being uploaded to the platform every minute, YouTube has been the biggest source of web traffic in the world.

In India, with over 308 Million users in 2020, YouTube accounts for 93% of the total digital video viewers. And as more and more Audience are gaining access to Internet and cheaper smartphones, YouTube Influencers are getting the celebrity status in country, even more than some B-Town celebrities.

YouTube is providing content from Gaming to technical news to whatnot, which the young generation are accepting with open hearts, especially considering the repetitive melodrama they were presented on Television. We have covered YouTube channels run by individual people from comedy vines to cooking channels to Music personalities.

So let’s look at the country’s top 25 individual YouTube Channel’s in terms of Number of Subscribers as of 2020. The list doesn’t include channel run by Bollywood celebrities or which has corporate stakes in it.


With 27.2 Million Subscribers, Carry Minati is the most followed YouTube star in India. Born on 12th June 1999 in Faridabad, this 21 year old sensation’s real name is Ajey Nagar. Popular for his rants of viral videos, CarryMinati’s channel content is mostly made up of gameplays, photos, and clips of viral videos.

Interested in gaming and rapping, he dropped his class 12th with arts stream from DPS, Faridabad to actively pursue a YouTube career in 2015. Through his second YouTube Channel “CarryisLive”, Ajey posts his Gaming Live Stream content and currently boasts a massive 8 Million subscribers.

Subscribers27.2 Million
Video views1.97 Billion
Channel typeComedy
Most viewed videoYALGAAR – CARRYMINATI X Wily Frenzy (186 Million)
Audience Gender55% Females 45% Males
10 Million subs26 February 2020
25 Million subs31 August 2020
1 Billion ViewsApril 2020
Links(followers)Facebook – @CarryDeol    (1.9 Million) Instagram – @carryminati   (10.3 Million) Twitter – @CarryMinati    (2.4 Million)
Monthly Earnings8.25 lakh approx.


With 22.4 Million Subscribers, Ashish Chanchlani Vines ranks second on our most subscribed Indian YouTuber list. Born on December 8, 1993 in Ulhasnagar, Maharashtra, Ashish Chanchlani is a 27 Year old comedian and entertainer who has gained popularity for his original comedic vignettes and parodies, as well as his own personal vlogs.

Also a Civil Engineer, Completing his 4 year B.Tech degree in Civil Engineering from Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Ashish started his humble YouTube Journey in 2014. He also has a sister named Muskan who is also a YouTuber @MissMcBlush.

Channelashish chanchlani vines
Subscribers22.4 Million
Video views2.6 Billion
Channel typeComedy
Most viewed videoTuition Classes aur Bache | Ashish Chanchlani (82.86 Million)
Audience Gender60% Females 40% Males
10 Million subs21 January 2019
20 Million subs16 August 2020
2 Billion Views9 June 2020
Links(followers)Facebook – @officialashchanchlani  (8.5 M) Instagram – @ashishchanchlani    (9.7 M) Twitter – @ashchanchlani (1.8 M)
Monthly Earnings12.50 lakh approx.


Amit Bhadana, the man behind the self-named YouTube channel is the 3rd Most subscribed YouTuber in India with 21.9 Million Subscribers. Born on September 7, 1991 in Johripur Village, Delhi, Amit Bhadana is a 29 Year old Law Graduate from Delhi University.

Starting his online Journey on Facebook, Amit Bhadana is mostly popular among the middle class Indian Audience. Most of his videos are based on girls vs boys, Brother vs sister and funny skits based on daily life of youth.

ChannelAmit Bhadana
Subscribers21.9 Million
Video views1.8 Billion
Channel typeEntertainment
Most viewed videoParichay – Amit Bhadana ( Official Music Video ) (82.86 Million)
Audience Gender51% Females 49% Males
10 Million subs12 September 2018
20 Million subs26 May 2020
1 Billion ViewsMid 2019
Links(followers)Facebook – @TheAmitBhadana   (8.9 M) Instagram – @theamitbhadana  (4.6 M) Twitter – @iAmitBhadana (674 K)
Monthly Earnings3.60 lakh approx


Gaurav Chaudhary is one of the most sought after YouTuber in India in the Technical/Gadget space. Born on May 7, 1991, in Ajmer, Rajasthan, the now 29 Year old YouTuber studied in Kendriya Vidyalaya and completed his B.Tech in Electronics and Communication from Bikaner. He currently lives in Dubai where he works as a Security Consultant.

He has two YouTube channels, the first “Technical Guruji”, is known for easy to understand, Tech Videos in Hindi while the other self-titled channel “Gaurav Chaudhary”, where he posts personal Vlogs circulating around Life Talks.

ChannelTechnical Guruji
Subscribers20.1 Million
Video views2.35 Billion
Channel typeScience & Technology
Most viewed videoMy YouTube Earnings Revealed!! How Much Money I Make From YouTube? (15 Million)
Audience Gender48% Females 52% Males
10 Million subs15 November 2018
20 Million subs14 November 2020
1 Billion Views20 January 2019
2 Billion Views26 July 2020
Links(followers)Facebook – @TechnicalGuruji (1.57 M) Instagram – @technicalguruji (2.3 M) Twitter – @technicalguruji (3.2 M)
Monthly Earnings8.75 lakh approx


Bhuvan Bam the Marathi man behind the YouTube channel “BB Ki Vines”, is an Indian comedian, singer, and YouTube personality from Delhi, India. Born on January 22, 1994, in Baroda, Gujarat, the 26 Year old YouTuber holds the record of being “the first Indian individual YouTube content creator to cross 10 million subscribers” & “the first Indian individual YouTube content creator to cross 1 Billion views.” Known for characters like “Titu Mama”, “Bancho” & “Masterji”, Bhuvan Bam started his career as a musician performing in restaurants. He later started composing his own songs. He did his schooling from Green Fields School, New Delhi and earned a bachelor’s degree from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College.

ChannelBB Ki Vines
Subscribers19.7 Million
Video Views2.93 Billion
Channel TypeMusic & Entertainment
Most viewed videoBB Ki Vines- | Titu Talks- Episode 2 ft. Johnny Sins | (38 Million)
Audience Gender52% Females 48% Males
10 Million subs12 September 2018
15 Million subs23 September 2019
1 Billion Views14 May 2018
2 Billion ViewsNovember 2019
Links (Followers)Facebook- @BBkiVines   (6.2 M) Instagram – @bhuvan.bam22  (11.1 M) Twitter – @Bhuvan_Bam (3.7 M)
Monthly Earnings7.75 Lakh approx


From Freelancing to Modelling to entrepreneurship, Sandeep Maheshwari has experienced it all. From being a drop-out in the 3rd year of his B.Com from Delhi University to becoming the country’s icon as a Motivational speaker, Maheshwari’s Journey of success is reflected in his YouTube Videos.

Born on September 28, 1980, The 40 Years old affirmation life coach is the founder and CEO of Imagesbazaar.com, (A Venture of “Mash Audio Visuals Private Limited Company), the largest collection of Indian images; and currently boasts a massive 17.7 Million subscribers on his YouTube channel.

ChannelSandeep Maheshwari
Subscribers17.7 Million
Video Views1.08 Billion
Channel TypeMotivational
Most viewed videoWorld’s Best Motivational Video – By Sandeep Maheshwari I Hindi (33.79 Million)
Audience Gender48% Females 52% Males
10 Million subs19 April 2019
15 Million subs1 June 2020
1 Billion Views3 October 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @SandeepMaheshwariPage (14 M) Instagram – @ sandeep__maheshwari (2.3 M) Twitter – @sandeepseminars  (211.7K)
Monthly Earnings4.80 Lakh approx.


Starting their YouTube Journey on November 6, 2016, Round2Hell’s success is the dream-turned-reality for its three owners. The channel is run by friends Wasim Ahmed, Nazim Ahmed and Zayn Saifi.

All hailing from Pakwara, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, Zayn was a College dropout whereas Wasim & Nazim were 12th standard pass out, when they started posting comedy vines on YouTube. After some initial hurdles the trio gained popularity and now at 17.1 Million, regarded as one of the most popular entertainment channel in the community.

Subscribers17.1 Million
Video Views1.63 Billion
Channel TypeComedy
Most viewed videoALADDIN | Round2hell | R2h (74 Million)
Audience Gender60% Females 40% Males
10 Million subs17 October 2019
15 Million subs2 August 2020
1 Billion Views18 January 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @round2hell (1.7 M) Instagram – @round2hell (1.2 M)
Monthly Earnings10 Lakh approx.


Not until last year, had many Indians heard about the YouTube Channel called “Total Gaming.” The Channel has took the internet by storm by becoming India’s biggest gaming content creator, well ahead of established name like CarryisLive & Mortal and Dynamo Gaming.

Total Gaming Owner is Ajay also lovingly known as “Ajju Bhai” by his fandom. Like YouTuber Corpse Husband and DJ Marshmello, Much of Ajju Bhai’s hype has been around his real name and Face reveal.

Born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, Ajju Bhai is a Diploma dropout and works as a Growth Hacker in Surat, Gujarat. Recently his “Total Gaming Esports” organization won the 50 Lakh Prize money at FFIC (Free Fire India Championship) 2020 fall competition and came out as the only Indian team to represent India at the Free Fire Continental Asia Series tournament 2020.

Ajju Bhai’s Total Gaming channel’s success is unprecedented; starting his “Free Fire Esport” channel in October 2018, he has Just 3.85 Million subscribers at the beginning of 2020 and then it became “The Most Subscribed YouTube Gaming Channel in India”, Gaining around 13 Million subscribers in 1 year.

ChannelTotal Gaming
Subscribers16.4 Million
Video Views2.11 Billion
Channel TypeGaming
Most viewed videoSolo vs Squad 2 AWM Try to make World Record – Garena Free Fire- Total Gaming (21 Million)
Audience Gender10% Females 90% Males
10 Million subs31 July 2020
15 Million subs30 October 2020
1 Billion Views21 July 2020
2 Billion Views15 November 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @totalgaming093 (2.73 M) Instagram – @totalgaming_official (2 M)
Monthly Earnings20 Lakh approx.


FactTechz is the brainchild of YouTuber Rajesh Kumar, who is the Owner & Host of this educational channel and does the Research, Script-writing & Voice-Over all by himself. Born on April 1, 2000, the now 20 Year old, started his YouTube Jourbey in 2016, at just the age of 16.

When FactTechz reached the milestone of 10 Million Subscribers on 17 July 2019, Rajesh Kumar, 19, became the “youngest Indian YouTuber to cross 10 million subscribers”, and only after that he revealed his face to the audience. The channel posts intriguing scientific/educational videos on various topics we encounter in our day-to-day life.

Subscribers15.1 Million
Video Views1.4 Billion
Channel TypeScience & Education
Most viewed videoहथेली पढ़ने का विश्लेषण | Palm Reading Explained (41 Million)
Audience Gender51% Females 49% Males
10 Million subs17 July 2019
15 Million subs13 November 2020
1 Billion Views31 December 2019
Links (Followers)Facebook – @ FactTechz (141K) Instagram – @ facttechz (234K)
Monthly Earnings4.50 Lakh approx.


Two motivational channel in our top 10 List does say the type of content Indian’s are striving for. Dr. Vivek Bindra is the man behind this self-titled YouTube channel, where he posts Motivational, Leadership and Business strategies videos.

Born on 5 April 1982, Dr. Bindra is a renowned International motivational speaker and leadership trainer, who traveled and trained in over 25 Countries. A Xavier’s school pass-out and Amity Business College Post graduate, Dr. Bindra is also the Founder and CEO of Bada Business Pvt. ltd.

ChannelDr. Vivek Bindra: Motivational Speaker
Subscribers14.4 Million
Video Views888 Million
Channel TypeMotivational
Most viewed videoDUBAI के पास इतना पैसा कहाँ से आया | महा मोटिवेशन | Case Study (27 Million)
Audience Gender70% Females 30% Males
10 Million subs2 November 2019
800 M Views3 August 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @DailyMotivationByVivekBindra  (6.5 M) Twitter – @drvivekbindra (101K)
Monthly Earnings2.30 Lakh approx.


Born on 13 November, 1995 in Bengaluru, Karnataka, Emiway Bantai is an Indian Rapper and hip-hop artist and probably the only one in our list to have some sort of Bollywood exposure. Emiway Bantai’s real name is Bilal Shaikh who adopted the stage name “Emiway”, combining two of his favorite rappers Eminem and Lil Wayne.

Starting his YouTube Journey at 18 Years of age, Emiway posted his first Song “EMIWAY BANTAI Ft. MINTA-GLINT LOCK” on May 24, 2013 and since then never looked back. A LHS (Lakshdham High School), Mumbai pass-out, Emiway has worked as a helper in the “Hard Rock Cafe” in his initial days.

ChannelEmiway Bantai
Subscribers13.1 Million
Video Views1.83 Billion
Channel TypeMusic
Audience Gender48% Females 52% Males
10 Million subs20 March 2020
1 Billion Views31 December 2019
Links (Followers)Facebook – @Emiway37 (2.1 M) Instagram – @emiway_bantai (2.8 M)
Monthly Earnings7.90 Lakh approx.


Harsh Beniwal the owner of the self-titled YouTube channel is a popular actor and Viner, living in New Delhi, India. Completing his higher education from Maharaja Agrasen Model School in Pitampura, Harsh is a B.C.A. second year drop-out from Shri Aurobindo College.

Born on February 13th 1996, Harsh started his YouTube career in May 6, 2015 at the age of 19. Popular for his vines and comedy sketches, Harsh Beniwal recently started his second channel “Harsh Beniwal 2.0”, where he and friend Purav Jha applies the child snapchat filter becoming character “Shonty and Poplu”, to make hilarious gaming videos.

Harsh had 7 Million subscribers at the start of 2020, and had the most successful YouTube year, gaining more than 4 Million subs in 2020.

ChannelHarsh Beniwal
Subscribers11.1 Million
Video Views987 Million
Channel TypeComedy
Most viewed videoA Day With Cringe TikToker (29.5 Million)
Audience Gender60% Females 40% Males
10 Million subs14 August 2020
900 M Views27 September 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @harshbeniwalofficial  (2.9 M) Instagram – @harshbeniwal (3.2 M) Twitter – @iamharshbeniwal  (778 K)
Monthly Earnings4.25 Lakh approx.


Techno Gamerz is the “Second Most Subscribed YouTube Gaming Channel in India” in 2020. The channel is run by Esports gamer “Ujjwal Churasia”, who started posting Gaming content on the channel on Oct 30, 2017 at Just 15 years of age.

Born on January 12, 2002, the now 18 Year old YouTube star mainly posts GTA V, Minecraft and PUBG Gaming videos on his channel, which is consumed generously by over 10 Million of his followers.

Whats interesting to note about “Techno Gamerz” channel is that it reached the 1 Million Milestone on 20 March 2020 and in less than 8 Months the channel gained over 9 Million subscribers. Also at the start of the year 2020, Techno Gamerz had just 41 Million total video views and it amassed over 1.84 Billion views in Just 1 year (2020). Ujjwal Gamer also runs a second livestream gaming channel by the name “Ujjwal”, which also has 3 Million subs.

ChannelTechno Gamerz
Subscribers10.8 Million
Video Views1.86 Billion
Channel TypeGaming
Most viewed videoI STOLE PRIME MINISTER’S CAR | GTA V GAMEPLAY (20 Million)
Audience Gender14% Females 86% Males
10 Million subs3 November 2020
1 Billion Views16 August 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @Technogamerz (56K) Instagram – @ ujjwalgamer (715K)
Monthly Earnings26 Lakh approx.


Nisha Madhulika, the women behind the self-titled YouTube channel is an Indian chef and restaurant consultant. Currently running the biggest Cooking Channel in India, she has won the “Top YouTube Cooking content creator” award in the “Social Media Summit & Awards 2017.”

Born on 25 August 1959 in Uttar Pradesh, India, Nisha Madhulika started her YouTube channel back in 2011 and now her YouTube is a one stop channel for mouth-watering authentic vegetarian food, especially easy to cook local Indian recipes.

Nisha Madhulika is one of the earliest YouTube personality from India, Gaining a very steady yet ever increasing popularity. 2020 has also been a good year for Nisha Madhulika, where she gained 2 Million new subscribers and 500 Million video views.

Subscribers10.7 Million
Video Views2.01 Billion
Channel TypeCooking
Most viewed videoPetha Sweet Recipe | पेठा बनाने की विधि | | Agra Ka Petha Recipe (39.82 Million)
Audience Gender48% Females 52% Males
10 Million subs8 August 2020
2 Billion Views10 November 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @nishamadhulika  (4.4 M)
Monthly Earnings3.70 Lakh approx.


Aayu and Pihu Show is a family entertainment YouTube Channel that captures the everyday shenanigans of kids, starring the Kalra Family from Kota, Rajasthan. Born on April 2, 2007, Pihu’s real name is Prakrita Kalra and she is currently 13 Years old. Her brother who goes by “Aayu”, in their content is an 8 year old super cute kid whose real name is “Aayush Kalra.”

Starting their YouTube journey on May 14, 2017 along with their parent Ruchi and Piyush; the “Aayu and Pihu Show” holds the record of most viewed individual YouTube channel in India with 3.75 Billion views and an average 10 Million views per YouTube Video.

At the start of Year 2020, the kid-centered YouTube channel has around 4.75 Million subs and 1.45 Billion video views. The channel has seen exponential growth this year, gaining around 5.25 Million new subscribers and 2.35 Billion video views.

ChannelAayu and Pihu Show
Subscribers10.1 Million
Video Views3.75 Billion
Channel TypePeople & Blogs
Most viewed videoMORAL STORY FOR KIDS | DOODH | MILK CHALLENGE (57 Million)
Audience Gender48% Females 52% Males
10 Million subs21 November 2020
2 Billion Views16 April 2020
3 Billion Views23 August 2020
Links (Followers)Instagram -@aayuandpihushow (133K)
Monthly Earnings20 Lakh approx.


Coming from humble village background from Ajmer, Rajasthan; Dilraj Singh Rawat is the owner of popular DIY experiment channel “MR. INDIAN HACKER.” Born on January 8, 1996, the now 24 Year old YouTuber completed his schooling from DAV Senior Secondary School, Ajmer. His second self-titled YouTube channel “DILRAJ SINGH” has also amassed over a Million subs over the years.

Like many other budding YouTubers on the list, this YouTube channel has also seen a tremendous growth in the year 2020. Starting at 5.75 Million subs and 760 Million views in January 2020, the fun and experimental Shenanigans of the channel has gained Dilraj around 4.25 Million new subscribers and 840 Million Video Views in 2020.

Subscribers10.1 Million
Video Views1.6 Billion
Channel TypeScience & Technology
Most viewed videoAnar On Table Fan – Top Awesome Diwali Experiment (53 Million)
Audience Gender40% Females 60% Males
10 Million subs15 November 2020
1 Billion Views23 May 2020
Links (Followers)Instagram -@ dilraj_singh_rawat (178K)
Monthly Earnings9 Lakh approx.


Kabita Singh is the host of India’s Second Biggest Cooking channel called “Kabita’s Kitchen.” Kabita Singh was born on February 21, 1978 in Kolkata, India. She grew up there completing her graduation in B.com (Hons.)- Accountancy from Maharaja Srischandra College and her MBA in Finance and Marketing from ICFAI University.

After her marriage in 2009, the super mom juggled her work in ICICI bank, her cooking hobby and raised a child. She eventually left the banking job becoming a full time YouTuber, posting her first video on November 2, 2014

Her channel primarily focuses on Indian cuisine and gained popularity for her easy to understand Hindi videos and succulent recipes. Starting 2020 with around 6 Million subscribers and 903 Million video Views, Kabita’s Kitchen YouTube channel has gained over 3.25 Million new YouTube Subs and 517 Million video views in 2020.

ChannelKabita’s Kitchen
Subscribers9.25 Million
Video Views1.42 Billion
Channel TypeCooking
Most viewed videoबाजार जैसी व्हेज चाऊमीन बनाने की सीक्रेट रेसिपी | Street Style Veg Chowmein Recipe (29 Million)
Audience Gender47% Females 53% Males
9 Million subs12 October 2020
1 Billion Views9 April 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @kabitaskitchen (1.7 M) Instagram – @kabitaskitchen   (581K)
Monthly Earnings3.55 Lakh approx.


Aditya Deepak Sawant is the 24 Year old Esports gamer behind India’s third biggest Gaming YouTube Channel called “Dynamo Gaming.” Born on June 3, 1996, Aditya started playing PUBG on PC from August 2017 but only after he switched to PUBG Mobile, did he gained a die-hard fan following.

Born and bred in Mumbai, Aditya aka Dynamo is popular amongst the battle royal audience for his catchphrase “Patt se Headshot.” The Mumbaiker has an educational background in Business Management and currently holds the title of “World’s Biggest PUBG Mobile Player.

Dynamo started 2020 with 6 Million subs and 417 Million video views and even amid the whole PUBG-Ban controversy managed to gain around 3 Million new subs and 354 Million video views.

ChannelDynamo Gaming
Subscribers8.96 Million
Video Views771 Million
Channel TypeGaming
Most viewed videoHUSTLE BUSTLE | The Story of Dynamo Gaming (9.5 Million)
Audience Gender35% Females 65% Males
8 Million subs17 July 2020
700 M Views9 August 2020
Links (Followers)Instagram – @dynamo__gaming (2.1 M)
Monthly Earnings3.90 Lakh approx.


Born on October 26, 1985, in Jhansi, U.P., Shruti Arjun Anand is the owner of this self-titled YouTube channel. Completing her schooling from Army Public School in Jhansi, she then graduated in B.Tech; and got employed in IT Sector in US.

Eventually when she came back to Noida, she didn’t want to commute to Gurgaon for her job. So she started making video blogs on make-up on weekends that eventually became her full-time occupation. Her YouTube channel started mainly as a DIY Makeup, lifestyle and fashion channel; but in the recent years it served more comedy sketches than beauty content.

ChannelShruti Arjun Anand
Subscribers8.48 Million
Video Views1.5 Billion
Channel TypeDIY/ Entertainment
Most viewed videoModern Mom (मोम) vs Desi Maa (माँ) (71 Million)
Audience Gender65% Females 35% Males
8 Million subs26 August 2020
1 Billion Views13 February 2020
Links (Followers)Facebook – @shrutiarjunanand  (677 k) Instagram – @shrutiarjunanand (359 K)
Monthly Earnings4.50 Lakh approx. (from this channel only)


Awarded as the “Best Music Content Creator in India” at the “Social Media Summit & Awards” in 2017, Sanam is an Indian pop rock band with members: Sanam Puri (lead vocalist/composer), Samar Puri (lyricist/lead guitar/composer), Venkat Subramaniyam (bass guitar) and Keshav Dhanraj (Drums).

Subscribers8.24 Million
Video Views1.52 Billion
Channel TypeMusic
Most viewed videoGulabi Aankhen | Sanam (167 Million)
Audience Gender45% Females 55% Males
8 Million subs3 October 2020
1 Billion ViewsOctober 2019
Links (Followers)Facebook – @sanamofficialmusic  Twitter – @Sanam_Official  Instagram – @sanamstagram   (245K)
Monthly Earnings3.30 Lakh approx.

Hope you like our content. If you wish to see us cover some other YouTubers or Social media personalities who should make the list, please feel free to comment below, we will include them in our next edition of India’s Top Content creators.

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