Raghuveer Yadav hails from Jabalpur and obtained a degree from the National School of Drama. He played the role of Mungeri Lal in the dream of Mungeri Lal in the films Lagaan, Messi Sahab, Water, Salaam Mumbai etc. One of his songs which became quite famous is Mhanghai Daayan Khaye. Caste. He is the first Indian hero to receive the Silver Peacock Best Actor Award.