Rakhi Sawant is joyful and happy with the best way her journey on Bigg Boss 14 culminated. The Pardesiya woman was most likely the one contestant this season to have taken an effort to entertain the viewers. Whereas Rubina Dilaik was introduced because the winner, Rakhi Sawant walked out of the sport present with Rs 14 lakh prize money.
The OG Bigg Boss champion spoke to indianexpress.com about her resolution to give up within the finale, her expertise and the way host Salman Khan’s help helped her survive the sport.
Excerpts from the dialog…
How does it really feel to be touted because the ‘actual leisure queen’ of Bigg Boss?
I am so joyful that I made the choice of coming again to the present. I actually can’t specific my gratitude for the best way folks have cherished me. I have no regrets from my journey, particularly on opening up about my marriage. All this whereas, I have been mum about it, and when you’re in a present like Bigg Boss, and nobody believes what you say, you have a tendency to interrupt down. I am grateful that I obtained the chance to open up about my life on the platform. The present gave me a lot love that whereas I am right here, I really feel my soul continues to be in the home.
You had been an element of the primary season, and now this one. How completely different had been each the journeys for you?
There have been quite a bit of variations. After we did the primary season, we had no concept about cameras or what sort of content material works. Individuals who stored a low profile like Rahul Roy went on to win the season. Now, there was a pure improve, and contestants have realised the price of leisure. One has to struggle, compete in duties and guarantee they get sufficient viewers votes to maintain them protected. One must be a package deal and never sit in a nook hoping to win. I am a born entertainer, and I did precisely what I do in actual life. And I am so glad folks cherished me and made me attain to date.(*14*)Given you had a lot love, what made you stroll out of the present on the final second, choosing the money bag?
It was only a matter of a couple of hours, and on the finish just one needed to win. If I would have misplaced, I could be left with nothing. At the very least, I have an enormous sum of money with me now. I have zero bank stability for the time being, and I wanted the money for my mother’s medical wants. I have spent all my financial savings in the previous couple of years on her surgical procedures, and wanted monetary backing. I have no regrets, as that second all I may assume of was the rising payments that I need to pay quickly.
You had been the one contestant who had no social media crew or PR whereas inside the home.
All of it occurred so rapidly that I obtained no time. I gave my cellphone to my maid, and he or she has no clue the way to use social media. I didn’t even get time to buy for make-up and garments. I am glad that even with no PR equipment, I managed to win audiences’ love.
A piece of viewers feels that you just spoke about your marriage and even created Julie simply for content material.
I spoke about my marriage in the course of the low moments whereas in the home. As for Julie, Rahul Mahajan spoke sick about my occupation and the way my followers had been low cost. I was actually upset and didn’t know the way to specific myself. I was even lonely and had nobody to speak. When I got here again from my bathe that day, Julie was in me. You might name it faux content material or leisure however Julie helped me survive the sport. She is my robust alter ego.
You had been additionally accused of crossing your traces with Abhinav Shukla, whenever you pulled his shorts strings.
I don’t assume there’s any line with regards to love. I simply wished to have some good moments with him. Additionally, I didn’t cross any traces. I know my boundaries. I was given the duty to be round him, and in a reflex second, I did pull the strings, however his shorts didn’t fall off. So why make a hue and cry about it.
Aside from the audiences’ love you additionally had Salman Khan’s help all through. What do you have to say about it?
He’s a rockstar, and a legend in true self. He actually supported me quite a bit, and I don’t assume I would have managed to outlive the sport with out him. When Jasmin hit me on my nostril, I was in immense ache and wished to depart however he gave me energy. Salman and the love of the viewers helped me bear all of the ache.
What has been the very best and worst moments for you in Bigg Boss 14?
The worst was when Jasmin attacked me with the duck’s head. And I assume each second I spent inside was greatest for me. I can nonetheless visualise every second clearly. Bigg Boss is in my blood, in my DNA now, and every time the present wants me, I will come working again.
Aside from Rakhi and Rubina, the opposite finalists of Bigg Boss 14 included Rahul Vaidya, Aly Goni and Nikki Tamboli.