|Being a committee member of Yuva Sena (a youth wing of Shiv Sena)
|Physical Stats & More
|in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
|in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Note: He is an associate of Yuva Sena (a youth wing of Shiv Sena).
|Awards, Honours, Achievements
|• In 2020, he won Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Award for his I Love Mumbai project.
• In 2020, he received appreciation from Free Press Journal for his contributions to make Mumbai a better place.
• In 2020, he won Intergovernmental Collaborative Action Fund for Excellence Award.
• In 2020, he won the Mumbai Achievers Award for being the Best Humanitarian of the year.
• In 2021, he received an honour for contribution in the pandemic by India Nightlife Convention and Awards.
• In 2021, he was honoured by Royal American University with Doctorate in Social Service.
• In 2021, he was honoured by the Dubai police with an Esaad card.
• In 2022, he received appreciation from the Iconic Gold Awards.
|Date of Birth
|25 September 1985 (Wednesday)
|Age (as of 2022)
|St. Stanislaus High School, Mumbai
|• MMK College, Bandra
• University of Mumbai
• Royal American University
|Doctorate in Social Service
|He resides at 7/A, Amar Jeevan, St. Martins Road, Next to Bandra Police Station, Bandra (West), Mumbai 400050.
|• Raid by Income Tax Department:
In 2022, Rrahul attracted controversy when the Income tax department raided properties of Rrahul when he was alleged of hawala transactions by Yashwant Jadhav, chairman of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) standing committee. The Indian Express
• Defamation Case by Rrahul:
In 2022, after raids were conducted on Rrahul's properties by the Income tax department, Nitesh Rane, a BJP MLA, made wrong comments on him and tweeted,
Mobile tower locations n CDR of Kanal on the 8th n 13th night will also help solving the Disha n SSR cases!!
Partners in crime ? Lokmat Times
Rrahul filed a defemation case against him for making such comments and tweeted,
I have further requested my legal team to charge the defamation charges and thereby give a monthly consideration to the respected families who they have gained their Perosnal political… God is Great !!! Satyameva Jayate !!! The Times of India
|Relationships & More
|27 January 2023
|14 June 2022
|Father- Narain Kanal
Mother- Sunita Kanal
Some Lesser Known Facts About Rrahul Narain Kanal
- Rrahul Narain Kanal is an Indian politician who is known for being a committee member of Yuva Sena (a youth wing of Shiv Sena).
- In 2015, Rrahul gave ninety per cent off on dishes sold in his restaurant to pay tribute to his favourite star Salman Khan . He has named his restaurant ‘Bhaijaanz.’ In an interview, he talked about this and said,
It’s just 0.1 percent of something that we could do to celebrate this day. The customers can have whatever they want and take 90 percent or 99 per cent discount as per their wish. This is a small tribute we would like to pay to Salman bhai. This entire restaurant is dedicated to Salman. I am not worried about the losses at all.”
- In 2018, he visited Ajmer sheriff along with Uddhav Thackeray to offer a chadar on the occasion of URS. In a Twitter post, he wrote,
Shiv Sena chadar to be offered at Ajmer shariff for the auspicious URS a will be leaving for Ajmer Dargah on the 18th of March… may god almighty always be with our beloved leader Shri.”
- In 2019, it was reported that Rrahul would contest the Maharashtra Assembly Election for Bandra (West) seat. In an interview, he talked about this and said,
If party allows me to contest the election from Bandra west I will follow the order because I know Bandra west area very well I am doing social service in this area since my collegehood every one knows me very well I know the civic issues of this area very well if I get a chance I will prove myself.”
- In 2020, Rrahul assisted Salman when he distributed kits to the needy on the occasion of Eid. In a Twitter post, Rrahul thanked him and said,
Thank you @BeingSalmanKhan bhai for reaching out to 5000 families in your own special way on the occasion of Eid and spreading happiness…Humans like you balance the society,Thank you for the Eid kits distributed to one and all…special way of bhai wishing Eid !!!”
- In 2021, during the pandemic, he was actively working to provide food, clothes and other necessities to the poor. In 2021, actor Salman Khan came forward to distribute food to the needy with Rrahul. He took to Twitter to talk about Salman helping the needy and said,
Today we shall reach out the areas of Bandra – Worli – juhu – BKC – Agripada… proud feeling that we could do our bit ans our mark of respect for tireless service of @MumbaiPolice @mybmc and health warriors.”
- In 2021, when IPL was postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Indian captain Virat Kohli started working towards Covid relief. He met Rrahul to get his assistance for the project and said,
Meeting our Captain…Respect and love for the movement he has started working on for COVID relief… No words just Respect and Prayers for all his efforts !!!”
- According to his official website, he is an adherent fan of Salman Khan and takes the disabled children of NGO Ashray to watch every movie of Salman Khan.
- He was elected as the first District President of the Yuva Sena in Mumbai. Later, he became the youngest Vice President of the District Yuva Sena Committee. He is also a member of the All India Youth Team of Yuva Sena.
- On 30 June 2023, the Shiv Sena suspended all office-bearers of the Yuva Sena from Bandra West, including Kanal, following which Kanal took to Twitter and said,
Feeling Sad !!! Very well know who has done this but removing people who have worked for you without a hearing is arrogance and you could remove me but not the people who have worked day and night yet. Chalo acha hai sabko pata chale ke Ego Aur arrogance kya hota hai !!! (it’s good that now people will know what happens with ego and arrogance).”