Prottoy Heron is a young and talented content creator from Bangladesh, who has gained popularity for his hilarious and creative videos on YouTube and TikTok. He is the founder and leader of The Ajaira LTD, a YouTube channel that produces comedy sketches, parodies, pranks, and social experiments. He is also known for his Taheri Jikir Cover Song, which went viral on social media and became a meme.
Early Life and Education
Prottoy Heron was born on June 4, 2001, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He grew up in a middle-class family with his parents and two siblings. He completed his primary and secondary education from Dhaka Residential Model College, where he developed an interest in acting and filmmaking. He participated in various cultural and extracurricular activities in his school, such as drama, debate, and photography. He is currently pursuing his higher studies at the University of Dhaka.
Career and Achievements
Prottoy Heron started his YouTube career in 2016, when he created The Ajaira LTD channel with his friends. The channel’s name is derived from the Bengali word “ajaira”, which means “useless” or “nonsense”. The channel’s motto is “Wasting time is also an art. The channel produces funny and entertaining videos that often satirize the social and political issues of Bangladesh. Some of the popular videos of the channel are “Bangla Funny Dubbing”, “Bangla Funny Song”, “Bangla Prank Video”, and “Bangla Social Experiment”. The channel has over 5.6 million subscribers and over 700 million views as of April 2023.
Prottoy Heron is also active on TikTok, where he posts short videos of his comedy skits, lip-syncs, and dances. He has over 2.5 million followers and over 50 million likes on the platform as of April 2023. He is famous for his Taheri Jikir Cover Song, which is a parody of a religious song that praises a popular Bangladeshi dish called Taheri. The song became a viral sensation on social media and was widely shared by celebrities and fans. The song also sparked a controversy, as some people accused Prottoy Heron of mocking the religion and culture of Bangladesh. Prottoy Heron later apologized for any offense caused by the song and clarified that it was meant to be a joke.
Prottoy Heron has also collaborated with other famous content creators and celebrities from Bangladesh, such as Salman Muqtadir, Shamim Hasan Sarkar, Tawhid Afridi, and Tahsan Rahman Khan. He has also appeared in several TV shows and web series, such as “Bhalobashar Shohor”, “Dhaka Metro”, and “Boka Pakhi”. He has also received several awards and nominations for his work, such as the Meril Prothom Alo Award, the Bishwo Shahitto Kendro Award, and the Bangladesh Internet Week Award.
Personal Life and Controversies
Prottoy Heron is unmarried and has not revealed much about his personal life. He is a Muslim by religion and a Bangladeshi by nationality. He is a fan of Bollywood and Hollywood movies and likes to watch the works of Shah Rukh Khan, Tom Cruise, and Leonardo DiCaprio. He is also fond of music and likes to listen to the songs of Arijit Singh, Ed Sheeran, and Justin Bieber. He is a sports enthusiast and likes to play cricket and football. He supports the Bangladesh national cricket team and the Real Madrid football club.
Prottoy Heron has also faced several controversies and criticisms for his content. He has been accused of plagiarism, vulgarity, defamation, and cyberbullying by some of his critics and rivals. He has also been involved in legal disputes with the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC), the Cyber Crime Unit of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP), and the Bangladesh Film Censor Board (BFCB) for violating the rules and regulations of the internet and media. He has also received threats and hate messages from some of his haters and extremists. However, Prottoy Heron has always defended himself and his content, saying that he is an artist and a comedian who does not intend to harm or offend anyone. He has also thanked his fans and supporters for their love and appreciation.