Lock Upp: Munawar Faruqui becomes the winner of the show; Payal Rohatgi bags the runner up position

Munawar Faruqui gets announced as the winner of the show, as he beats Shivam Sharma, Payal Rohatgi, and others.


In the most controversial reality show of the OTT platform comes to an end with a bang, as comedian Munawar Faruqui gets declared as the winner of season 1. The realty show gained a lot of views over the last few weeks. Munawar gets announced by host Kangana Ranaut by getting highest votes from the audience and from the host. Munawar won the show and was awarded the trophy, along with a new car and a cash prize of 20 lakhs.

Whereas Payal Rohatgi and Anjali Arora stands at the postion of the first and the second runner up respectively. When Munawar was asked that whether he was nervous on stage the comedian replied, “I think ever since I became a finalist, I have been nervous. I think anyone sitting for their exam also feels it. However when she said that, I was worried. I thought mamla gambhir hone wala hai (things are turning serious). Then I realised I have worked hard earnestly with pure intention, and I should win it.”  The comedian also made a stamen on his competitor Payal Rohatgi and said, that he sees Payal as a strong competitor and a strong competition but didn’t saw her as the winner.  Even Ekta Kapoor also shared the video on her instagram account and captioned it as, “Mirror mirror on d wall who is d ‘fair’est of them all !!! Meet @munawar.faruqui who got 18 lac votes and @kanganaranaut vote too!!! THE V FIRST WINNER OF #lockupp JAI MATA DI.”