YouTuber Devraj Patel killed in road accident, Face of viral ‘Dil Se Bura Lagta Hai’ meme
Raipur (IT) – Devraj Patel, a well-known comedian and YouTuber from Chhattisgarh passed away in a tragic road accident on Monday. The accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. while Patel traveled as a pillion rider.
He was on his way back from filming a video in Nava Raipur when a truck collided with him, resulting in severe head and body injuries.
As a result, Devraj Patel, who was riding as a pillion passenger, got trapped under the truck’s rear wheel, according to the official’s statement.
Fortunately, the bike rider, Rakesh Manhar, escaped without any injuries. He promptly called an ambulance, and Patel was immediately taken to a hospital.
Tragically, the doctors declared him dead upon arrival. Devraj Patel, originally from Mahasamund, gained popularity for his video titled ‘Dil se bura lagta hai.’ Expressing his condolences, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel took to his official Twitter account to share an old video of Devraj Patel.
In his tweet, the Chief Minister paid tribute to the late YouTuber and wrote,
“Devraj Patel, who made his place among crores of people with ‘Dil Se Bura Lagta Hai,’ who made us all laugh, left us today. The loss of amazing talent at this young age is very sad. May God give his family and loved one’s strength to bear this loss. Om Shanti,” Mr. Baghel tweeted in Hindi.
“दिल से बुरा लगता है” से करोड़ों लोगों के बीच अपनी जगह बनाने वाले, हम सबको हंसाने वाले देवराज पटेल आज हमारे बीच से चले गए.
इस बाल उम्र में अद्भुत प्रतिभा की क्षति बहुत दुखदायी है.
ईश्वर उनके परिवार और चाहने वालों को यह दुःख सहने की शक्ति दे. ओम् शांति: pic.twitter.com/6kRMQ94o4v
— Bhupesh Baghel (@bhupeshbaghel) June 26, 2023
Soon after Mr. Baghel’s tweet, fans of the YouTuber expressed their sadness on the social media platform.
Born and raised in Mahasamund, he captured the hearts of millions with his unique style and relatable content.