Winning a reality show is not only about getting immense fame and popularity but also carries along a whopping amount of money overcoming various hurdles and emerging out as a winner of the show by beating several other participants is one of the greatest feelings for any celebrity participant. The various Indian reality shows have always kept the audiences on their toes. While we eagerly wait for the engaging plot and variations in different reality shows, it’s highly surprising to get some close details related to the show. Though we have always read about the various dark secrets and insider news about the Indian reality shows, and know enough about the same, it’s time to have a look at the whopping amount taken home by the winners of some popular Indian reality shows. Let’s have a look:
Divya Agarwal – Bigg Boss OTT
Taking home a whopping amount of 25 lakh rupees the participant of Bigg Boss over the top that was exclusively launched on the OTT platform, Voot recently became a delight for its winner Divya Agarwal full stop this 28-year-old participant took home A shining trophy along with INR 25 lacs for being a winner to the show. An Indian television actress, dancer, and model who made us all drool over her beauty and has been a participant for various other reality shows including the ace of space 1 and MTV Splitsvilla 10 she emerged as the winner and runner up of these shows respectively. She even made a huge fan base with her performance in the web series Ragini MMS returns 2 and has done several music videos. Her performance in 2021 Bigg Boss OTT garnered her immense popularity and she became a favorite for the audiences.
Yuvika Chaudhary and Prince Narula – Nach Baliye Season 9
This story has not only been popular for setting major relationship goals but also so short to prominence for their winning in Nach Baliye 9. Emerging out as the winner of this dance reality show the duo took home a handsome amount of 50 Lakh. And this show not only stands special for them because of their winnings but this was the first time that they came across each other and took vows to remain together for life.
Himani Bundela – Kaun Banega Crorepati 13
The Indian television game show Kaun Banega crorepati has been one of the major entertainers for audiences since 2000. While we have witnessed various contestants taking home a whopping cash prize amount for being a winner of the show, the show has completed its 13 seasons. Talking in particular about its 13th season, the contestant Himani Bundela who happens to be a teacher from Agra, won a cash prize of INR 1 crore. However, after making relevant tax deductions she was able to grab prize money amounting to rupees 65 lacs as the final winning amount.
Sandeep Rajan – Indian Idol Season 12
Are you also amongst those who instantly fell for the mesmerizing voice of this Indian idol? Well, becoming a favorite contestant for the Indian audience, the fans could finally take a sigh of relief after Pawandeep Rajan from Uttarakhand was officially declared as the winner of the Indian idol season 12. This 25-year-old contestant not only grabbed A shining trophy and fame but also got entitled to a cash prize of INR 25 lacs with a shining Maruti Suzuki car. The singer has already become highly famous in the industry and is receiving great offers from the music industry. Talking about the winner of its first season, Abhijeet Sawant won the cash prize of INR 50 lakh for winning the first season of the show.
Hamid Barkzi – Roadies Revolution season 18
The Charming appearance of this dancer and popular Indian model made all the girls go weak on their knees. Making an appearance in one of the most notorious Indian reality shows Roadies revolution Hamid became one of the celebrated contestants of the show. Hailing from Afghanistan and currently settled in Delhi, the model participated in the 18th season of Roadies. Being premiered in 2020, the show had Raftaar, Nikhil Chinapa, Prince Narula, Rannvijay Singh, and Neha Dhupia as the host and judges of the show. While the show has already gained prominence among the teenager groups, its 18th season winner, Hamid, was awarded rupees 3 Lakh and a shining Jawa bike.
Arjun Bijlani – Khatron Ke Khiladi season 11
Regarded as one of the most handsome actors on Indian television, actor Arjun Bijlani became highly famous for being lead to the serial Naagin. The actor participated in Khatron Ke Khiladi season 11 and was awarded the cash prize of rupees 20 lacs along with A shining trophy and a Maruti Swift. Passing all the hurdles and deadly tasks off the show the actor finally met the expectations of audiences by being a winner of the show. By Rohit Shetty, this Indian reality stunt television series has become one of the most loved shows in the genre. While Arjun became the winner of the show, another prominent television actress Divyanka Tripathi became a runner-up.
Rupsa Batabyal – super dancer season 3
The Perfect example of Chota packet Bada Dhamaka is a 6-year-old Rupsa Batabyal who was awarded a cash prize of INR 15 lacs for becoming a winner of the kids dance reality show, super dancer season 3. Hailing from Kolkata this dancer not only charms the audiences with her dance performances and brilliant moves but also with her cute looks that made the audiences go crazy.