Samay Raina is an Indian stand-up comedian, YouTuber, and chess enthusiast. 

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Raina was born in Jammu city of Jammu and Kashmir.

He enrolled in a print engineering course at Vidhyarthi Griha in Pune, Maharashtra 

He moved to Mumbai to pursue a career in stand-up comedy 

Amazon Prime’s stand-up competition Comicstaan season 2 became his career’s turning point. 

He was the co-winner of the second season of the stand-up comedy contest Comicstaan.  

Raina started a YouTube channel where he streaming online Chess games. 

Samay has organised online chess tournaments called Comedians on Board and invited chess veterans on his channel  

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