Kaun Banega Crorepati is the only Indian game show that has kept the audience engaged for a decade on Indian television. It has changed people's lives and has given them the opportunity to become a crorepati. After winning cash the show, contestants have completed their studies, have bought a home for themselves and some also went ahead to do social work.
In season 10, we are seeing our first crorepati, Binita Jain, who is a tuition teacher. Binita Jain has won Rs 1 crore and her winning moment aired last night. She had effortlessly won Rs 25 lakh the day before.
Before KBC, Binita has had a difficult life that brought her face-to-face with the Shahenshah of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan. Along with the prize money from KBC, she has won your heart as well. If you loved this KBC contestant, here are a few things you should know about the latest crorepati from the hot seat.
1. Binita Jain has two children, one son and one daughter.
2. Fifteen years ago, an incident changed Binita's life.
3. Binita's husband travelled a lot for work and in 2003, Binita's husband was kidnapped by terrorists and even after trying their best, Binita and her husband's family couldn't bring him back.
4. As time passed, Binita took control of her family's financial situation.
5. She started teaching in the coaching centre of her hometown Guwahati.
6. As per the reports, she teaches Social Science and English to a group of 125 students.
7. She took the job of a teacher as it allowed her to earn for her family and take care of her kids at the same time.
8. On the show, Amitabh Bachchan called Binita an inspiration for those who keep fighting, no matter what life throws at them.
For Rs 7 crore, Binita Jain was asked, 'In 1987, who invented the first stock ticker?' Edward Calahan was the correct answer for the question but as Binita was unsure, she decided to quit the show with the cash prize of Rs 1 crore. We wish a fulfilling future for Binita Jain and her family!
Featured Image Source: DNA India
AWESOME NEWS! POPxo Shop is now Open! Get 25% off on all the super fun mugs, phone covers, cushions, laptop sleeves, and more! Use coupon code POPXOFIRST.