Winner Lock Upp 2022 (Prize Money, Videos, Photos)
Lock Upp winner: Munawar Faruqui bags the trophy, wins a cash prize of Rs 20 lakh
Reality show Lock Upp, hosted by Kangana Ranaut, found its first winner in Munawar Faruqui. The comedian emerged victorious after defeating the other two finalists Payal Rohatgi and Anjali Arora. Along with the trophy, Munawar won a cash prize of Ra 20 lakh, a car and a fully paid trip to Italy.
Munawar’s journey in Lock Upp was quite eventful. While some claimed he was manipulative, there were others with whom he forged a genuine connection in the jail like Prince Narula and Mandana Karimi. His cute friendship with Anjali Arora was loved by fans.
On the show, Munawar ended up revealing a lot about his personal life. He shared how his mother died by suicide after consuming poison. He added he still feels guilty for not being by her side when she needed him the most. He spoke about his debt and how his mother could not make ends meet which led her to take the drastic step.
In one of the episodes, Munawar, who has garnered a massive fan following with Lock Upp, revealed that he is married and has a child. He shared he has been living separately from his wife for the last one and a half years, and the matter is in the court. He said all of this after Kangana shared his viral photo doing rounds on social media. It sees him with his wife and son.
Munawar’s popularity is such that he is often seen trending on Twitter. His innocent looks have charmed girls. Several netizens shared tweets on Saturday (May 7) hoping he would bag the trophy. And now they have a reason to rejoice.
Reality show Lock Upp, which is inching towards its finale, is witnessing a lot of twists and turns. To keep the audiences hooked and engaged, the makers have roped in Tejasswi Prakash as the Warden, who will come inside the Lock Upp with a special power card.
What's even more interesting for all the Karan and Tejasswi fans is that they are currently shooting for the episode together. Tejasswi in an exclusive chat with ETimes TV shared her excitement about donning the role of a Warden and also working with beau Karan Kundrra.
Lock Upp’s second finalist
Prince Narula has now fixed a spot for himself in the finale. He became the second finalist of the season after Shivam Sharma, who was the first to find a place there. While he is wowing fans outside, he is making everyone inside the Lock Upp fear for their place in the finale. Moreover, in one of the recent episodes, the contestants’ panic about him winning even this reality show was quite evident in conversation with Kangana Ranaut.
Lock Upp has entered its finale week and seems like the winner is getting more than just the trophy of the Kangana Ranaut-hosted show. Read on.
When Ekta Kapoor launched Lock Upp, she wanted to give India its first captivity based show and a show which is hosted by a tough woman. Lock Upp now went on to become one of the most popular shows in the webspace, boasting top names from the television world like Karan Kundrra, Tejasswi Prakash and Prince Narula among others. As the show nears its finale, a little birdie tells us that Ekta is all set to offer Lock Upp winner the lead role in one of her upcoming shows. Now, this shouldn’t be a surprise considering the producer has offered prominent roles to those coming out of reality shows in the past.
While Tejasswi Prakash bagged Naagin 6 while she was still inside Bigg Boss 15 house, Karan also got Lock Upp after his stint in the Salman Khan-hosted reality show. Earlier, when Rashami Desai had entertained the audience by participating in Bigg Boss 13, she got an interesting role in Naagin 4 alongside Nia Sharma
Meanwhile, the Kangana Ranaut-hosted show has entered its final week with as many as seven contestants in the competition. Munawar Faruqui, Prince Narula, Azma Fallah, Saisha Shinde, Payal Rohatgi, Shivam Sharma and Anjali Arora. Interestingly, Prince has already reached the top two after the latest twist in the show. And now, the weekend will see one contestant lifting the first ever Lock Upp trophy. Watch this space for all the latest updates on Lock Upp!