Rubal Dhankar is a Delhi Police Constable and a fitness model. Rubal shot to fame in 2016, after he participated in Roadies X4 reality show. He is considered as one of the fittest men serving in the Indian Police.
Rubal Dhankar was born on Thursday, 6 August 1987 (age 33 years; as in 2020) in New Delhi, India, whereas his roots are from Faizpur Ninana in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh. Leo is his zodiac sign. Growing up in Delhi, he did his schooling from the Govt Boys Senior Secondary School No 2, Narela, Delhi, and thereafter attained a B.Com degree from the Delhi University. In 2010, he got recruited as a constable in Delhi Police.
Height (approx.): 6’ 1”
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Rubal Dhankar was born into a middle-class family belonging to Hindu Jaat community.
Parents and Siblings
His father, Kanwarpal Dhankar, is a Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police. His mother, Munesh Dhankar, is a homemaker. His younger brother, Vivek Dhankar, is also working in Delhi Government.
Relationship & Children
He is married to Deepa Dhankar, who runs a gym in Narela, Delhi.
The couple together has two children, a son (Aahnik Dhankar) and a daughter.
In 2010, he cracked the Delhi Police exams and got recruited as a Constable in Delhi Police.
But he didn’t stop there. In the desire to achieve something bigger, to make a name for himself, and to reform the image of Indian Police in the public’s eyes, he auditioned for the Roadies X4 in 2016. His confidence and umpteen strength impressed the judges, and he was selected as a participant in the show.
He emerged as a strong contender and went ahead to reach the semi-finals; however, he was eliminated in the semi-finals. After getting evicted from Roadies, he started a YouTube channel by his name, where he started uploading fitness-training, body-building, and motivational videos. In a short time, he became a poster boy for fitness among the youth of India.
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He followed in his father’s footsteps who himself was a bodybuilder and started bodybuilding at a very young age. His father always inculcated the idea in him that fitness comes before anything else in life.
- A number of people from Rubal Dhankar’s family & relatives have served and are serving in the Indian Army and police. His grandfather fought in the 1971 Indo-China war.
- In 2009, a week prior to his physical test for recruitment in Delhi Police, Rubal unwent a surgery that ended up in his partial facial paralysis. Unfortunately, that year he failed to pass the physical test; however, he didn’t give up hope and cleared the test next year.
- In 2016, Rubal became the first person from the Delhi Police Department to clear Roadies auditions.
- After grabbing public attention in Roadies, Rubal Dhankar was offered to act in many TV serials and South Indian films, but he turned them down as he doesn’t consider himself as a decent actor.
- Rubal Dhankar went through a month-long depression after he was evicted in semi-finals from Roadies X4.
- Rubal’s favourite exercise is Biceps Curling. He has biceps of 19.5 inches.
- Rubal runs 3 YouTube channels; Rubal Dhankar, Rowdy Dhankar, and Rowdy Vlogs.
- He has also worked with several famous Haryanvi YouTubers, including Lali Shaukeen and Sanju Sehrawat.
- He owns a Royal Enfield Bike and a Kia Seltos SUV.