Manikandan- Biography, Girlfriend, Age, Height, Net Worth, Career


Manikandan is a well-known entrepreneur, bodybuilder, fitness freak, media face, Internet influencer, and social media star from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He was born in 1992 and is 29 years old. He became well-known in the country due to his attractive appearance.

He has won numerous bodybuilding titles and has triumphed in numerous competitions across the globe. Let me tell you that in 2017, 2018, and 2021, he was crowned ‘Mr. World.’ Aside from that, he gained notoriety after his girlfriend claimed Manikandan had threatened her.

In addition, he recorded videos of their private moments. On November 21, 2021, he was allegedly arrested by Poonamallee All Woman Police (Sunday). Read the full article to learn about the famous Bodybuilder Manikandan’s age, girlfriend, height, bodybuilding records, family, wiki, biography, career, and facts.

Manikandan Early Life

R Manikandan is his full name. His birthday celebration date is currently unavailable on the internet. He was born in Kattupakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, in the year 1992. He is still in his hometown, but he is not living with his family. He is a 29-year-old man (as of 2021).

He comes from a lower-middle-class family and puts in a lot of effort in his studies. He also did odd jobs to help pay for his school fees. He also completed his education on his own, never putting pressure on his parents to pay his tuition. He is a graduate, according to reports, who has also begun his higher education. He soon abandoned his engineering studies to pursue his bodybuilding ambitions.


Facts of Manikandan

Full Real Name R Manikandan.
Famous Name Manikandan.
Date of Birth 1992.
Age (as of 2021) 29 years old.
Place of Birth Kattupakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Profession Bodybuilder, Entrepreneur, and media face.
Net worth INR 2-3 Crores (approx.).
Religion Hinduism.
Caste Will update.
School/College A local school in Chennai.
Education Graduate.
Nationality Indian.
Father Name Not Known.
Mother Will update.
Brother Not Known.
Sister Kousalya Deepak.
Marital Status Unmarried.
Wife None.
Relationship Status Committed.
Girlfriend Sandhya Mohan.
Children None.
Height (approx.) In Feet Inches: 5′ 9″
In Meters: 1.73 m
In Centimetres: 173 cm
Weight (approx.) In Kilograms: 76 kg
In Pounds: 167 lbs
Hair Color Black.
Hair Length Short.
Piercing None.
Eye Color Dark Brown.
Tattoos  Tattoos on the back, chest, and legs.
Shoe Size  7 UK.

Manikandan Parents, Siblings, Religion & Caste

Manikandan is grateful to his family for never stopping him from pursuing his dreams. We were unable to locate his mother’s name after he shared some photos with her. He has kept a lot of information about his father to himself. His mother is a housewife, according to some reports, and his father is a small shop worker.

We discovered that he and his sister have a very close relationship after scrolling through his social media accounts. His sister’s name is Kousalya Deepak. Every year, he and his sister celebrate the Raksha Bandhan festival. He is, after all, a devout follower of Hinduism. We haven’t been able to find his caste despite extensive internet searches.


Manikandan Girlfriend & Dating

R Manikandan is an intelligent and gifted bodybuilder. He was in a relationship with Sandhya Mohan. They met through social media. The two started dating after interacting for a year. They were said to be in a live-in relationship.

As far as we know, there is no information about the couple’s wedding. Instead, rumors began to circulate that Manikandan had threatened and physically abused his girlfriend.

Manikandan, Mr. World, Has been arrested.

Sandhya took to her Instagram account on November 20, 2021 (Saturday), and posted pictures of bruises. Her boyfriend Manikandan had beaten her, she captioned. Manikandan also recorded their private video and refused to delete it, according to Sandhya.

In addition, he recorded videos with other girls. Manikandan told her to keep her mouth shut. Sandhya Mohan’s Instagram post went viral after that. Poonamallee All Woman Police filed a woman harassment case and arrested him on November 21, 2021 (Sunday).

Manikandan Bodybuilding, Competition, and Professions

Manikandan completed a number of projects in order to further his education. In an interview, he said he worked in small shops, clean restrooms, hotel housekeeping, and other places. He also worked part-time at Chennai’s Le Royal Méridien. At the same time, he began training for bodybuilding competitions.

Manikandan  BodyBuilding Records / Fitness Fanatic

He was overweight in middle school and began working hard to slim down. He joined a gym in 2015 and began working on his body. After that, he began competing in various bodybuilding competitions. He won the title of ‘Mr. World 2017’ and a gold medal after a lot of hard work. China hosted the competition.

He was crowned Mr. Tamil Nadu in 2017 and Mr. South India in 2017 in the same year. Let me tell you that he was the first Indian to place in the top five in the international men’s physique competition “FIT PARADE 17.” He also won the ‘Mr. World 2021’ competition in Men’s Physique, according to his official Instagram bio.

Manikandan is also a businessman who has opened his own gym. Toneez Fitness Centre is the name of his gym. His gym has locations in both Chennai and Hyderabad. He uses his social media account to promote his gym and also provides training to gym hopefuls.

Manikandan Car, Home And Networth

Manikandan and his family live an opulent lifestyle. Along with his mother, he lives in a posh home. He also owns branded electronics, automobiles, and cell phones. His net worth is estimated to be in the range of USD 2-3 crores.



  • Manikandan has an American pitbull dog as a pet.
  • Mr. Tamil Nadu was awarded to him four times.
  • His article was also published in a local publication.
  • As a chief guest, the well-known bodybuilder was invited to a number of events.
  • On his back, chest, and legs, he has numerous tattoos.
  • In his spare time, he enjoys riding bicycles.
  • For his medals and trophies, R Manikandan created a separate corner in his home.
  • He enjoys spending time with children.
  • Manikandan was named the Datri organization’s brand ambassador in September 2021.

FAQs of Manikandan

Q. 1 Who is Manikandan? 

Ans. Manikandan is an Indian bodybuilder, entrepreneur, and media face.

Q. 2 What is Manikandan’s age? 

Ans. 29 years old (as of 2021).

Q. 3 What is the name of Manikandan’s girlfriend? 

Ans. Sandhya Mohan.

Q. 4 When was Manikandan arrested? 

Ans. 21 November 2021.

Q. 5 Where was Manikandan born? 

Ans. Kattupakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.