Kaun Banega Crorepati season 11 on Friday, September 13, saw Sanoj Raj from Bihar attempting the jackpot question worth Rs 7 crore. He has also become the first contestant of this season to become a crorepati by answering Rs 1 crore question correctly.
Sanoj aspires to be an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer.
Earlier, the official Twitter handle of Sony TV shared the promo for the episode, which went on air today. In the promo, Bachchan excitedly said, ‘1 crore’ as Sanoj answers the 15th question correctly. Then Big B rolls out the Rs 7 crore question. Sony TV captioned the promo, “Sanoj Raj is our season’s first Crorepati! He will attempt the jackpot question for Rs 7 Crores now. Will he succeed? Find out on #KBC, this Thursday and Friday at 9 PM @SrBachchan. (sic)”
Sanoj Raj is our season's first Crorepati! He will attempt the jackpot question for Rs 7 Crores now. Will he succeed? Find out on #KBC, this Thursday and Friday at 9 PM @SrBachchan pic.twitter.com/eVEuX7esNb
— Sony TV (@SonyTV) September 10, 2019
Kaun Banega Crorepati made its debut 19 years back in July 2000 and since then it has broadened its fan base with every passing season. Contestant at the hot seat gets four lifelines- 50-50, Flip the Question, Audience Poll, and Ask the Expert.
Kaun Banega Crorepati premiers from Monday to Friday at 9 pm on Sony TV. The game show has also introduced the feature on the Sony Liv app where audiences can play along with the contestants.