Delhi's Baba ka Dhaba owner Kanta Prasad, who earns much limelight overnight after a YouTuber made a video of him has attempted suicide.
The Youtuber Gaurav Wasan make a video of his small eatery in Malviya Nagar, and his struggle in lockdown, which attracts fame and lots of customers to him overnight including celebrities.
He have been admitted to the Safdarjung hospital. Prasad was rushed to the hospital on Thursday night.
Kanta Prasad aged 81 had consumed alcohol and sleeping pills and was unconscious. A statement by his son Karan said that his father had taken alcohol and sleeping pills. Police have launched a further probe.
Though he gain popularity, he also fall into controversy, as Prasad complaint over the transfer of funds which he was receiving from all over India. He complaint Wasan of allegedly diverting the funds to his account.
Kanta Prasad also opened a restaurant with the huge funds he received, but had to be shut down in 2021 due to losses. He was forced to return to his earlier roadside stall and was seen appealing to followers that he never called Gaurav Wasan a 'chor'.
Youtuber Gaurav Wasan also posted on social media that he has reconciled with Kanta Prasad and shared a picture.