Businesswoman Deepa Jagtiani from Surat has won 640,000 Rs on the very first live episode of (KBC 8) Kaun Banega Crorepati. Amitabh Bachchan on Saturday launched popular TV reality game show Kaun Banega Crorepati 8 and first female contestant who played and win the game with BIG B is Deepa Jagtiani.
Deepa, who helps her brother in his business, used three lifelines – ‘audience poll’ and ‘phone a friend’ and ‘triguni’ while playing the game, which is the Indian adaptation of international format “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire”. She used all her lifelines to win Rs 6,40,000. Most of the contestants who participated in the fits live of KBC 8 are Gujarat-based and Deepa Jagtiani is the first lady who wins the 6 Lakh Rs on KBC 8 Live.