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Niraj Dave


Niraj has been on air (or allowed to be on air!) for around 10 years. After first starting out at Asian Sound Radio and other stations, he’s now moved here to Lyca Radio. He’s currently working on making his own podcast and YouTube channel too. If you’re after a perfect music masala mix, with funny banter and crazy, mind bending challenges thrown in the mix, you’ve come to the right place! Giving you a show to remember each weekend! 

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Know a little more about me…

1. How did you feel when you first started broadcasting on Lyca?

The feeling can’t be described in words. I was nervous initially and soon in few minutes the surroundings were magical and I was enjoying every moment of it and to add the listeners welcomed me with loads of wishes and blessings.

2. Most memorable on-air moment so far?

When I accidentally left the fader up and didn’t realise and I was singing along to the track at the top of my voice only to find out it had been broadcasted live.

3. Favourite Bollywood Singer?

Arijit Singh

4. Favourite Cuisine?


5. Favourite Bollywood Actor/Actress?

Salman Khan & Kareena Kapoor

6. Favourite Bollywood song?

Kal Ho Na Ho

7. If you had to pick four stars to star in your movie who would it be?

Tom Cruise, Emma Stone, Priyanka Chopra & Salman Khan

8. Favourite movie (Bollywood or Hollywood) and why?

“Growing up, I was a big Shahrukh fan. But I am a fan of family romantic movies, the ones that really make you emotional, are traditional, appropriate, and involve valuing your family, because that’s what Desi culture is supposed to be like.
DDLJ will always top the chart ❤️

9. If you could interview one person who would it be (past or present person)?

“The most inspiring couple

10. What is your favourite film line?

Mere bare mein itna Mat sochna, mein dil mein aati hun samajh mein nahin

11. What is your definition of "Happiness”?

“Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy.nIt is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling.”

12. Do you have a talent that we don’t already know about?

I like to keep secrets shh.. even I am discovering that talent so far 😬

13. If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?

I will prefer my ancestors house as where my childhood is treasured

14. What is your biggest fear?

My biggest fear is fear itself because that’s the only thing that stops you from living life to the fullest and is what leads to a life of regret.

15. What would you sing at Karaoke night?

Pyar Hume kis mod pe le aaya (Satte pe Satta)

Quick Fire

1. 30 days without your phone or 30 days without TV? TV
2. Netflix or YouTube? Netflix
3. Facebook or Instagram? Instagram
4. iOs or Android? iOs
5. Rich or Loyalty? Loyalty
6. Bath or Shower? Shower
7. Boots or Flip Flops? Boots
8. Amusement park or Beach day? Beach Day
9. Coffee or Tea? Coffee
10. Winter or Summer? Summer