YouTube pays me Rs 4 lakh per month for my online lectures: Nitin Gadkari
New Delhi : Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday spoke about how he utilized his time during the coronavirus lockdown and revealed how much money he is making on YouTube via online lectures.
Speaking at an event in Haryana, he said, "In Covid-19 time, I did two things - I started cooking at home and giving lectures through video conference."
"I delivered many lectures online, which were uploaded on YouTube. Owing to huge viewership, YouTube now pays me Rs 4 lakh per month," he added.
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar, Gurugram Lok Sabha member Rao Inderjit Singh and senior officials of the state govt, district administration, and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) were also present at the event.
The Delhi-Mumbai Expressway, being built at the cost of around ₹95,000 crore, would be completed by March 2023 with a majority of the work having already been allotted to contractors, Gadkari said after reviewing the status of the ongoing project work at Lohtaki village in Gurugram.