Dancing Uncle Sanjeev Shrivastava: This is an unreal feeling. I can’t believe my dance video has gone viral
A passionate ‘Dancing Uncle’ Sanjeev Shrivastava has astonished everyone with his dance moves. He not only dances like dancing sensation Govinda but is a die-hard fan of his, which is much revealed by his dance on his idol’s song “Aap Ke Aa Jane Se” from the 1987 movie Khudgarz. The overnight internet sensation’s dancing videos from his Brother-in-law’s wedding went viral which stormed the social media to the high extent.
Son to a classical dancer, Sanjeev Shrivastava considers Govinda as his role model. Talking on personal front he is from Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh and works as Assistant Professor in the Electronics Department at the Bhabha Engineering Research Institute in Bhopal. He has been dancing since 1982 and has won many competitions as well. Now, his core inspiration has reacted on his video and he seems to be quite impressed. After watching his video Govinda said, “More than half a dozen heroes have copied my steps, and nobody has done it so well!”
In an interview, Shrivastava said, “This is an unreal feeling. I can’t believe my dance video has gone viral. I thank everyone for the love and support. I have been dancing since 1982 and my idol is Govinda Ji. Now I hope to get more opportunities.” He also quoted that his life has changed for good, but he is yet to understand how it all happened. He added “I feel as if God or angel came into my bedroom one night and moved their magic wand over me. And when I woke up the next day, the world became completely new”.
Everybody is praising him on social media. His stardom is not untouched to Bollywood Celebrities. Celebs including Arjun Kapoor, Raveena Tandon, Anushka Sharma, Dia Mirza, Divya Dutta and Sandhya Menon have tweeted on his moves. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister took to Twitter to praise his glorifying performance. The chief minister said, “Professor Sanjeev Shrivastava Ji, who has been working in Bhopal, has created massive sensation over the internet in the whole of India. Believe it or not, there is something special in the water of Madhya Pradesh. He is undoubtedly an inspiration to those who want to do something great in their life.