- 8-year-old Karan Singh is the tallest boy in the world
- Singh got his height from his basketballer mother who stands at 7ft 2in
At first glance, it is hard to believe that Karan Singh is an 8-year-old boy because of his height. Singh is 6ft 6ins.
The little boy who is from Meerut, India, got his height from his basketballer mother, Shweatlana Singh, who stands at 7ft 2in.
YEN.com.gh gathered that the 8-year-old is the same height with his 41-year-old father, Sanjay Singh.
As a newborn baby Singh was entered into the Guinness Book of Records as the world’s heaviest and tallest baby because he weighed 7.8kg and he was over 63 centimeters in length.
According to his father, the 8-year-old was the tallest toddler in his school at the age of five. He expressed that now that he is older he wants him to enter the Guinness Book of Records again.
The little boy who started playing basketball at age five hopes to become a basketballer like his mother one day.
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His father expressed that the only problem with his height is his clothes and shoes, saying that his clothes are specially made for him.
Karan Singh expressed that he would love to grow taller than his mother someday because he wants to play basketball.
He however noted that he also loves science and he wants to become a doctor but if he has to choose between the two he would become a basketballer.
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