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Bigg Boss 17 — Munawar Faruqui reveals his mother died by suicide; says, 'Meri mom pe karza...'

Munawar Faruqui recently opened up about his mother's demise on Bigg Boss 17. The contestant revealed his mom died by suicide.

Bigg Boss 17 — Munawar Faruqui reveals his mother died by suicide; says, 'Meri mom pe karza...'
Munawar Faruqui. (Courtesy: Instagram/ Munawar Faruqui)

Last Updated: 03.47 PM, Dec 02, 2023


Munawar Faruqui is one of the strongest Bigg Boss 17 contestants. The stand-up comedian has bonded with several of his BB 17 housemates. For that matter, Munawar has been vocal about his personal life, including his divorce and relationship. In the latest episode of BB 17, Munawar opened up about his mother's unfortunate demise. Faruqui revealed that his mom died by suicide.

Munawar Faruqui on his mom's demise

Munawar Faruqui was interacting with Rinku Dhawan, Aishwarya Sharma and Neil Bhatt in the garden area. When Rinku asked Munawar how he lost his mother, the stand-up comedian spoke about his mom dying by suicide. 

Revealing the reason behind this drastic step, Munawar added, "Unhappy married life was there, plus karza uss waqt. Dad pe bahut karza tha. Meri mom pe bhi karza tha. It was like humiliating wo time pe (Besides unhappy married life, there was debt. Dad had a lot of debt. My mother also had a loan. That time, it was kind of humiliating)," he said.

Faruqui further mentioned that he was only 13 when he lost his mother. In fact, the debt on his family was so much that he was forced to leave his school. The 31-year-old also revealed the debt was of Rs 3,500.

Munawar Faruqui on Bigg Bos 17

Meanwhile, Munawar has found some good friends on BB 17. The stand-up comedian bonds with Ankita Lokhande, Vicky Jain and Mannara Chopra. He is also friends with Abhishek Kumar. However, they often have their share of arguments on the reality show.

Bigg Boss 17's latest eviction

In today's episode, Sunny Arya aka Tehelka will be evicted from Bigg Boss 17. Karan Johar will announce his elimination from the show. Sunny has been ousted after he violated a rule of the Bigg Boss 17 house. He got into a physical fight with Abhishek Kumar. 

After Tehelka's eviction was announced, Arun Mashettey and Abhishek got emotional. Arun even requested BB not to evict his best friend Sunny. On the other, the Udaariyaan cried profusely as he didn't realise Sunny would be eliminated after their physical fight on BB 17.

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