Mumbai: For Railway employee Manoj Kumar Raina, who is the first contestant to have won Rs one crore in the sixth season of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', meeting megastar Amitabh Bachchan was his utlitmate dream and says he would utilise this sum to build his house in native Kashmir.
"I am very happy to have won this huge amount but it was never my aim or dream when I participated in KBC," Raina, who is also the first contestant from Jammu and Kashmir, to get to the hot seat on the game show, told PTI.
Raina seemed very confident from the very beginning when he aced the Fastest Finger First round in just 5.6 seconds. "Since the inception of KBC in 2000, I have been trying to come on the show. But it is all in destiny, I happened to
come here this season and won Rs one crore. Through all these years, I kept myself updated with everything happening in India and around the world. I truly believe knowledge can help you reach the top," he said....more
11:28 AM, Sep 09, 2012
New Delhi: A crore of rupees was a distant dream for Manoj Kumar Raina, who was uprooted from the Kashmir Valley when militancy broke out in 1989. But the dream has turned into reality with his participation in game show Kaun Banega Crorepati 6 (KBC-6), and now the Indian Railways employee wants to rebuild his house in his scenic hometown of Chowgam. "I feel I am in seventh heaven," Raina...
07:48 PM, Sep 08, 2012