Mumbai: Hailing from Jamshedpur, Anamika Mazumdar became the first one crore winner of quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati season 9.
Anamika played extremely well and walked away with Rs 1 crore. Without taking lifelines, she answered seven questions. She reportedly tried to attempt the 7 crore question but she quit the show after realizing that she did not know the correct answer.
A social worker by profession, Anamika is married with two children. She runs an NGO called faith in India-Female Aura initiated towards Hope from Jamshedpur. She said that she will invest the money in her NGO.
Hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, it’s been almost a month since KBC went on air but no contestants has been able to get the title of crorepati. But Anamika created history by taking home the prize of Rs 1 crore.
As per sources, World badminton champion PV Sindhu will also appear on the show in the same episode.
The episode is likely to premiere soon.