After three months of duties, fights, switching allegiances, and buckets of drama, Bigg Boss 17 has lastly seen one winner. A bit of after midnight on Monday, host Salman Khan introduced the winner within the presence of the highest two finalists – Abhishek Kumar and Munawar Faruqui. In the long run, humorist Munawar Faruqui was topped the winner, beating Abhishek in a closely-fought closing.
Each Abhishek and Munawar had been sturdy contenders for the title proper from the start with Abhishek banking on his immense reputation from tv whereas Munawar introduced with himself the expertise of triumphing at an identical captivity-based actuality present – Lock Upp, which he gained in 2022. Earlier than exiting the Bigg Boss home, each Munawar nd Abhishek broke down in tears as they walked throughout the tunnel collectively.
Munawar Faruqui is a popular-yet-controversial humorist. He started his profession as a comic in 2020 with a video on his YouTube channel and graduated to stand-up comedy later that 12 months. In January 2021, a stand-up present of his from Indore noticed controversy after a son of BJP MLA accused him of inciting hatred and making malicious jokes about Hindu deities. Munawar was arrested underneath India’s hate speech legal guidelines and spent 37 days in jail earlier than his launch the next month. His arrest led to criticism and protests.
Munawar started his actuality present journey with Kangana Ranaut’s Lock Upp season 1 in February 2022. Munawar ended up profitable the present, additional strengthening his superstar. Munawar entered the Bigg Boss home hoping to emulate his Lock Upp success on this present as effectively.
Abhishek Kumar is a well-liked TV actor greatest recognized for taking part in Amrik in Udaariyaan. The present started airing on Colours in 2021 and turned Abhishek into an in a single day star. The actor additionally made a success on-screen jodi with Isha Malviya. The 2 later started to this point however had a bitter break-up. He started his journey as a social media influencer, making movies on Tik Tok. However after the platform was banned in India, he shifted to creating YouTube movies. Finally, he turned to performing, discovering fame with Udaariyaan.
Abhishek had initially prompted friction in the home initially as his ex Isha was in the home. Their fights typically made headlines. Issues heated up additional as Isha’s boyfriend Samarth Jurel additionally entered the home, resulting in a bodily struggle between Abhishek and Samarth, following which Abhishek was briefly eradicated too however later introduced again.
The opposite three finalists within the Bigg Boss 17 grand finale had been Ankita Lokhande, Mannara Chopra, and Abhishek Mashettey.