Bigg Boss 17, popular as the Bigg Boss : Dil, Dimag aur Dum ka game was the seventeenth season of the famous hindi reality show, Bigg Boss. The show premiered on Colors TV and Jio Cinema on 15th October,2023. While the Grand Finale was held on 28th January, 2023. It was hosted by the famous bollywood celebrity, Salman Khan, for the fourteenth time. The winner of the show was Munawar Faruqui, while the first runner up was Abhishek Kumar. We are sure, most of our audience love Bigg Boss but might not remember the entire season. The challenges that appeared throughout the season or even the contestants. However, through this article we will throw light on various points of Bigg Boss 17, and specially on the life of the winner, Munawar Faruqui.
Munawar Faruqui: Everything about Bigg Boss 17 Winner
Concept of Bigg Boss : Season 17
The concept of this season of Bigg boss focused on “Dil, Dimaga and Dum”. The contestants were divided into three groups, namely “Dil” (heart), “Dimag” ( mind) and “Dum” (strength) and they were free to choose either among the three approaches. The show focused on game,alliance forming and favouritism. Initially, there were 17 contestants at the beginning of the show and later 4 new contestants joined. Who were called the “wild card entries”. Munawar joined the show as a normal contestant, and before this show he won the reality show, ” Lockup Season 1″ in 2022. He was born on 28th January, 1992 and is an Indian stand-up comedian and rapper by profession.
Early Life of Munawar Faruqui :
Taking a sneak peak into his early life, we get to know that his father was under huge debt, which made him quit his school after 5th class. He worked in a gift shop and later helped his mother and grandmother to make snacks, just to meet the financial needs of the family. Munawar lost his mother to suicide, when he was only 14 years of age, and this changed his life as he shifted to Mumbai. He did different jobs in Mumbai until 2020, when he lost his father to paralysis.
Personal Life and Career :
Faruqui married Jasmin in 2017, but the relationship did not work out and they parted ways in 2022. He had a five year old son with his ex-wife. It has been known through the sources that he was dating the social media influencer, Nazila Sataishi since December 2021. This made Ayesha Khan, his ex-partner, accuse him of being involved with several women. As a result, Nazila broke up with him on 18th december, 2023 during an instagram live accusing him of cheating. He was given the tag of “Womaniser ” by the contestants of Big Boss and the audience.
Munawar’s career began in April 2020, when he got into the limelight because of his standup comedy video called, “Dawood, Yamraj & Aurat”. His debut song, “Jawab” was also released in the same year. Later in 2022, he entered the Kangana Ranaut hosted reality show “Lock Upp” and was declared the winner on 8th May. He also did a punjabi song named “Todh” with Prince Narula and Rony Anjali in that year. He gained major stardom after he joined the Salman Khan hosted reality show “Big Boss : Season 17” and was declared the winner on 28th January 2024.
Munawar Faruqui and Bigg Boss Journey :
After weeks of clashes, arguments and emotional turmoil, Munawar Faruqui finally lifted the winner trophy of Bigg Boss 17 on 28th January, 2024. Defeating Abhishek Kumar, Ankita Lokhande, Mannara Chopra and Arun Mashetty who were the other finalists of the show. In interviews, the winner claimed his journey to be a tough one. The win got him the title of “Bigg Boss 17”, cash prize of ₹50 lakh and a new car.
Nazila Sitaishi is the ex-wife of Bigg Boss 17 winner ‘Munawar Faruqui.’
The win got Munawar Faruqui the title of “Bigg Boss 17”, cash prize of ₹50 lakh and a new car.
According to GQ India the net worth of Munawar Faruqui is ₹8 crore.
Bigg Boss 17 came to an end on 28th January, 2024 declaring Munawar Fariqui as the winner. In our article we have tried to provide Munawar fans with enough information about his early life, career, big boss journey etc. Do share this article with your friends and other people who supported Munawar throughout the show, and voted him enough to win the show.