Abhirup Kadam is an Indian wildlife rescuer based in Mumbai. In 2023, he participated in season 19 of the youth-based reality TV show MTV Roadies.
Abhirup Kadam was born in 2003 (age 23 years; as of 2023) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He has been friendly with wild animals since childhood.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
Not much is known about his parents.
He is unmarried.
Abhirup Kadam started his career as a wildlife rescuer at a young age. He is associated with the non-profit organisation named Maharashtra Animal Rescue Association (M.A.R.A.), which aims at protecting wildlife animals and creating general awareness about animals among the general public. Abhirup has rescued several venomous animals including snakes, frogs, iguanas, and scorpions. He has also rescued some street dogs. Abhirup often organises several wildlife tours.
On 7 May 2019, he created a self-titled YouTube channel on which he uploads videos related to animal rescues. He has more than 540K subscribers on his channel. Abhirup has also received a Silver play button for his YouTube channel.
He has collaborated with many YouTubers like Anirudhh Sharma and Muskan Sharma for his videos.
In 2022, he was featured in a music video titled Not a Tourist.
In 2023, he was interviewed by Jman for a National Geographic show.
In the same year, he appeared as a contestant in the youth-based reality TV show MTV Roadies: Karm Ya Kaand.
Tattoos & Piercing
He has got several tattoos inked on his body. Some of them include a rose with a snake on his right forearm and a baby tiger on his right arm. Abhirup has got the tattoos of most of his pets inked on his body.
He has an industrial piercing on his left ear.
- Beverage: Tea
- Dessert: Vanilla Ice-cream
- Colour(s): Blue, Green
- Abhirup Kadam loves playing the guitar in his leisure time.
- He has sung various cover songs and uploaded them on his Instagram account.
- His family members fondly call him Abhi.
- Abhirup has several pets including a ball python named Enchi, an iguana named Siri, and a Brazilian red and white tarantula (Nhandu chromatus).
- During his MTV Roadies auditions, Abhirup revealed that he had been beaten by venomous snakes 4 times during his rescue operations.