The finale of Bigg Boss 8 was aired today had a bit of a twist! Instead of one winner, there were five champions who will now contest again five challengers. The special series is called Bigg Boss Halla Bol and will be hosted by Farah Khan.
Puneet Issar and Sonali Raut were the two contestants who were evicted on Saturday, making Karishma Tanna, Gautam Gulati, Preetam Singh, Dimpy Mahajan and Ali Quli Mirza as five champions.
While Gautam Gulati got the maximum votes, Preetam Singh was at number two followed by Karishma Tanna, Dimpy Mahajan and Ali Quli Mirza. They will now fight it out with five challengers, Rahul Mahajan, Sambhavna Seth, Ajaz Khan, Mahek Chahal and Sana Khan for the top spot.
Salman, who has hosted the show multiple times, had to leave the show due to his prior commitment to a film project. He passed on the charge of the show to Farah Khan in form of the special series.
The transition from Salman to Farah was also interesting as the episode showed Salman entering washroom only to come out as Farah. When Farah took the stage, she was welcomed by a letter by Salman explaining the reason behind his exit and expressing hope in her.
In the last part of the finale, Salman Khan apologised for his exit and stated, “I’ll be back. We always try to finish what we start. But this season it is not feasible with the extension of the show. I tried but it didn’t work out. I’m sad that I’m leaving the show in between. I know Farah will handle the show well as she is my friend and a big fan of the show. I know the show is in safe hands.”
Jacqueline Fernandez and Arjun Rampal, who had came to the show to promote their upcoming movie Roy, were also given a task to bring out an eliminated contestant. They went inside the house announced the first eviction of the day; Sonali Raut.
The second eviction was announced with drama and hype as Salman brought actor Puneet Issar out of the house.
Bigg Boss Halla Bol, is expected to conclude by February 08, 2015.
Sonali Raul and Puneet Issar are the thirteenth and fourteenth contestants to be evicted from the Bigg Boss 8 house. The finale of Bigg Boss 8 was ...2.5