Faisal Wani is a Srinagar-based YouTuber, whose post depicting the headbutting of suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma, got arrested for causing fear among the public.
Faisal Wani is from Srinagar. Not much is known about Faisal’s education.
Height (approx.): 5’11”
Hair Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
There is no information about his family.
He follows an Islamic religion.
Faisal is a Fitness trainer. He started his YouTube fitness page titled deep pain fitness which was terminated after Nupur Sharma’s case due to multiple or severe violations of YouTube’s policy prohibiting content designed to harass, bully or threaten.
Arrested for sharing Nupur Sharma’s Beheading Video
In June 2022, Faisal Wani released a VFX video about Nupur Sharma which went viral all over India. In the video Faisal digitally enacted the beheading of former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma, which caused fear among the general public. He later deleted the video and posted an apology video in which he said he did not have any intention of hurting the sentiments of people or any religion.
I had uploaded a video last night about Nupur Sharma. It was a VFX video which went viral all over India and an innocent person like me got implicated. I never have any intention to hurt any other religion, because Islam teaches us to respect other religions,” Wani said in the new video. He said he deleted the controversial video after it went viral. “I respect all religions. Yes, I had made that video, but I had no intention to violate anything. I deleted the video last night itself , but I apologise for it. I am sorry,” the YouTuber said in the video with folded hands. “If anyone is hurt because of this, I am extremely sorry. I had no intention to hurt anyone,”
On 18 June 2022, Faisal got arrested in Srinagar and was charged under section 505 for making statements or spreading rumours to cause fear.
Faisal owns a Royal enfiled.
- Faisal is seen uploading pictures with guns on social media sites.