In the December 23 episode of the 12th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati, Shivam Rajput of Kanpur won Rs 50 lakh. Shivam Rajput works as a clerk in Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited. Along with Shivam, his mother Manju Rajput also attended the event of Kaun Banega Crorepati. Amitabh Bachchan also praised the wisdom of Shivam Rajput. Apart from this, Amitabh Bachchan also knew about the knowledge of cricket enthusiast Shivam Rajput.
Shivam Rajput while talking to Big B said that he wanted to become a cricketer since childhood, but had to get away from the game due to adverse circumstances. He currently works as a clerk in UPPCL. Shivam Rajput, continuously answering questions, took an amount of Rs 50 lakh in his name. However, he did not take any risk on the Rs 1 crore question and decided to quit the game. This question was-
– Who is credited for coining the term Meghalaya?
There were 4 options for this –
A) Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
B) Shiv Prasad Chatterjee
C) Radhanath Sikdar
D) Dorothy Middleton
The correct answer to this question is Shiv Prasad Chatterjee. But Shivam Rajput, taking no risk, decided to return with a security of Rs 50 lakh. After Shivam Rajput, CRPF DIG Preet Mohan Singh is now in hot seat in front of Amitabh Bachchan. Preet Mohan Singh has so far won Rs 40,000. On Thursday, he will once again be in front of Amitabh and move the game forward.