Kritika Malik is an Indian YouTuber and actor known for being the second wife of the famous YouTuber Armaan Malik.
Kritika Malik, also known by the nickname Golu, was born on Sunday, 20 March 1994 (age 30 years; as of 2023) in New Delhi, India. Her zodiac sign is Pisces. She completed her schooling at Kamal Public Senior Secondary School, Vikaspuri, New Delhi, and is a graduate.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 65 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Body Measurements (approx.): 36-32-36
Family & Caste
Parents & Siblings
Her father’s name is Tarun Basra and her mother’s name is Lalita Basra (YouTuber.)
She also has a younger brother named Kushal Basra and a younger sister named Swati Basra (YouTuber).
Husband & Children
Kritika gave birth to a baby boy on April 6, 2023 named Zaid Malik.
She lives with her husband, Payal, and their son Chirayu Cheeku Malik.
Kritika is also the mother of the twins Ayaan Malik and Tuba Malik (b. 26 April 2023; biological mother- Payal Malik)
She was in a relationship with Armaan Malik before they tied the knot together.
Kritika Malik follows Hinduism.
Social Media Influencer
Kritika started her career by making Tik Tok videos with her husband for fun. After the banning of the social media app, the duo along with Payal Malik started their YouTube channel. She has more than 5 Million followers on Instagram.
As an Actor
Kritika along with her husband and his first wife is often seen in Punjabi and Haryanvi music videos. Her debut video was in 2021 with Maachis.
Since then, she has worked in other music videos like Mera Ni Hoya (2021), Kamaal Hojya Ga (2022), Kami (2022), and Pagal (2022) among others.
Armaan Malik’s Name Controversy
There was a controversy involving Armaan Malik and his wives, sparked by a tweet in which the singer criticized a YouTuber for using his name for publicity. During an interview, Armaan Malik‘s wives were asked about his reaction and the accusation that their husband had used the singer’s name. They refuted the claim, stating that they had never mentioned Armaan Malik’s name in their content from the start. Kritika pointed out that the accusations against her husband were unfounded, as he was born before the singer. Bollywood Shaadis
New Girlfriend Prank Sparks Controversy
Armaan staged a prank in which he brought home a new girlfriend, leading to a fight between Kritika and Payal. While the video was intended as a joke, it generated controversy online. Armaan had previously pulled a similar stunt by introducing a new “wife.” India TV News
Simultaneous Pregnancies Make Headlines
Trio’s Sleeping Arrangements Draw Mixed Reactions
- Kritika has a small star tattoo on her left hand done with black ink.
- On her right arm, she also has an infinity symbol with doves along with the words ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’.
- Kritika has a small-sized tribal symbol on the ankle.
- She has the name of her husband, Sandeep, inked on her left arm.
- Kritika has inked a beautiful tattoo on her waist that says ‘Don’t forget to love yourself’ which is added with doves.
- Actor: Ranbir Kapoor
- Food: Chole Bhature, Momos
- In an interview, Kritika revealed that she is a huge dog lover, and if given a chance to transform herself into an animal, she would be a dog. Kritika can also mimic the sound of a pup which he considers her hidden talent.
- Kritika once revealed that she slapped her classmate because she ate all her lunch. Family Fitness – YouTube
- While Kritika doesn’t forget things, she once forgot her purse in a public washroom.
- Payal and Kritika also have a talk show channel on YouTube.
- Kritika became pregnant with her first child in 2019 but she suffered from a miscarriage just after 4 months of conception. She then got pregnant in 2021 and 2022 which were also miscarriages. She then went forward with an IVF procedure. Family Fitness – YouTube
- With her marriage with Armaan, her family did not talk to her for a long time but later on accepted both Kritika and Payal as their daughters.
- She has also been featured in a music video with the Indian Model, Prince Narula.
- The entire family has a fondness for animals and they own several pets, including a toy pomeranian named Jimmy, two huskies named Raja and Rani, a pitbull named Chippy, a cat named Gabbar/Gabru, and a chameleon named Chipkan.
- Kritika and Payal were best friends before her marriage to Armaan. She used to visit their house frequently and after confessing her love for Payal’s husband, the couple got married within 6 days.
- Kritika in an interview said that she watches a lot of Crime Patrol (an Indian Crime TV Show) during her pregnancy after she learned that Payal did the same during her pregnancy with Chirayu.
- Kritika’s marriage was fixed with some NRI from the USA before she met Armaan. Family Fitness – YouTube
- Kritika is fluent in Hindi and English but can also speak Punjabi.
- Hair Garden Salon is the name of the beauty salon owned by Payal and Kritika in Zirakpur.
- Kritika and Payal are fitness enthusiasts and often go to the gym together.