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Bhushan Kumar appeals to Indians to make T-Series YouTube channel world's No 1


T-Series is currently competing with PewDiePie for the position of most subscribed YouTube channel in the world.

IANS

In a neck-and-neck race with Swedish YouTuber PewDiePie to become the world's most subscribed YouTube channel, Indian film production house and music label T-Series head honcho Bhushan Kumar on Wednesday urged people to come together to work towards a historic feat.

PewDiePie remains the number one channel on YouTube with 88,183,054 subscribers while T-Series comes a close second with 88,143,297.

"There is an Indian YouTube channel on the brink of becoming world's No 1. It has taken us a lot of effort to come this far. To take my father Mr Gulshan Kumar's dream forward, I started this channel. Today, it belongs to you, to the entire nation. It's a historic moment for all of us. So let's come together and subscribe to T-Series YouTube channel and make India proud," Bhushan Kumar said in a video posted on Twitter.

Bhushan Kumar used the BharatWinsYouTube hashtag and wrote, "We can make history. We can make India win. Subscribe to T-Series."

The T-Series YouTube channel began on 13 March 2006. It has 29 sub-channels and features songs and film trailers.

T-Series has been associated with the music industry for the past three decades and has an exhaustive catalogue of music across languages and genres.