A popular India comic character Chacha Chaudhary, created by cartoonist Pran Kumar Sharma. Chacha Chaudhary was created in 1971 for Hindi magazine Lotpot and soon became popular. It has also been made into a television series with Raghuvir Yadav playing the lead role of Chacha Chaudhary.
Chacha Chaudhary is an intelligent old man belongs to a middle class Indian family. His family consists his Wife Bini (Chachi), a faithful street dog Rocket and a giant alien from Jupiter named Sabu.
Chacha Chaudhary enjoys eating watermelon with relish but mangoes are his weakness, and takes off for a walk with Sabu and Rocket, whenever Chachi nags him. Chacha Chaudhary was a professional boxer during his youth. He was undefeated because of his unique strategy and punching skills.
Chacha Chaudhary is remarkably different from most other comic-book superheroes.
He is not a muscleman, does not have any extraordinary powers or modern gadgets. Instead, he uses “a brain sharper than a needle and faster than a super-computer” (Chacha Chaudhary ka dimaag computer se bhi tez chalta hai), and a wooden stick, to fight evildoers.
Pran inspiration for the series, “Each family has its own wise old man. He solved his problems with common sense, but with a touch of humor. Humor is the basis of this cartoon.
Chacha Chaudhary has a twin brother also name Chhajju Chaudhary. Many characters in the comic do not knows this secret. Chhajju Chaudhary is not as gifted as Chacha Chaudhary. Chhaju Chaudhary was once taken to Mars by aliens mistaking him as Chacha Chaudhary.