Personal Liberty Digest™ will be upgraded this weekend to reflect a dynamic new look and mobile-friendly viewing to enhance your experience! Plus, we'll be providing even more of the compelling content you've come to expect, delivered in a whole new way!

  Comments Subscribe to Personal Liberty News Feed Subscribe to Personal Liberty
 

Man First To Win India’s ‘Millionaire’

MUMBAI, Oct. 28 (UPI) — A 26-year-old man who previously made $29 per week has become the first to win India’s version of the “Who Wants to be a Millionaire?” game show.

Sushil Kumar, who previously made $29 per week as a government computer operator in Bihar, answered every question correctly to become the game show’s first champion in a scene evocative of Danny Boyle’s 2008 film, “Slumdog Millionaire,” The Sun reported Friday.

Kumar, who married Seema Patel in May, said he is now planning to pay off his family’s debts and move them all into a large house, the Hindustan Times reported.

“Our financial condition was very bad. We don’t have a house of our own.” Kumar said.

Kumar told The Times of India he has been a fan of the game show since he was 11-years-old, but he would have to watch it at friends’ houses because of his family’s financial situation. He said his friends encouraged him to audition for the show after watching him repeatedly get most of the answers right while watching the program.

UPI - United Press International, Inc.

Since 1907, United Press International (UPI) has been a leading provider of critical information to media outlets, businesses, governments and researchers worldwide.

Facebook Conversations

Join the Discussion:
View Comments to “Man First To Win India’s ‘Millionaire’”

Comment Policy: We encourage an open discussion with a wide range of viewpoints, even extreme ones, but we will not tolerate racism, profanity or slanderous comments toward the author(s) or comment participants. Make your case passionately, but civilly. Please don't stoop to name calling. We use filters for spam protection. If your comment does not appear, it is likely because it violates the above policy or contains links or language typical of spam. We reserve the right to remove comments at our discretion.

Is there news related to personal liberty happening in your area? Contact us at newstips@personalliberty.com

Bottom
close[X]

Sign Up For Personal Liberty Digest™!

PL Badge

Welcome to PersonalLiberty.com,
America's #1 Source for Libertarian News!

To join our group of freedom-loving individuals and to get alerts as well as late-breaking conservative news from Personal Liberty Digest™...

Privacy PolicyYou can opt out at any time. We protect your information like a mother hen. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone for any reason.