New Delhi: Munawar Faruqui has received the truth show ‘Lock Upp’ and contemplating the truth that the comic was arrested and frolicked in a real lock-up, he says it was comparatively simpler for him.

Munawar, began his profession as a humorist and YouTuber, and he turned nationwide information when he was arrested in Bhopal on January 2, 2021 for a comedy show that he did not even carry out. Later on February 6, he was granted bail.

Just after profitable the show, and holding the trophy, Munawar had a fast chat with IANS.


When requested which lock-up was harder to take care of, the comic instructed IANS: ” Well in contrast to the real lock-up, this was not even half per cent…nobody is aware of the humiliation there. This was a sport!”

Fans received to know a number of insights about Munawar and a few of the incidents additionally made everybody emotional. Recalling his childhood trauma and his mom’s suicide was one such reminiscence.

Asked his motive to come on the show, and he mentioned, ” Yes on social media I’ve big followers who religiously adopted my content material and story. But with the platform of a actuality show like this, my story received an enormous quantity, bigger attain.”

It was by way of the show that the viewers and inmates get to know that the 30-year-old comic and rapper additionally had a spouse and a small youngster. However, they’re on the verge of divorce and the couple will not be dwelling collectively for greater than a yr now.

The humorist has received his help from his followers even earlier than he entered the show and for the reason that time he began taking part in his sport proper, he constructed his followers among the many inmates additionally.

However, he mentioned he by no means had a set sport plan to win the show, as he talked about, “I got here right here, understood the vibe of the folks and what works for a state of affairs. Yahaan bas dimaag chalana tha, major chalaya…I feel the psychological sport is there in all the pieces, even once I write a script for my show! But sure, I didn’t cross a sure line and go soiled to win the sport. Now that I’ve spent 72 days inside, I might be dwelling each single day of my life like a brand new alternative.”

‘Lock Upp’ began on February 27, hosted by Kangana Ranaut, with 20 individuals and after 72 days of its streaming on MX Player and ALTBalaji, the winner was introduced on Saturday midnight. Munawar received a cheque of Rs 20 lakh and a model new automobile

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