crorepati


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crorepati

(ˈkrɔːˌpətɪ)
n
(in India) a person whose assets are worth at least one crore or 10 million rupees
[from crore + Sanskrit pati lord]
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The Piku actor, who currently hosts game show Kaun Banega Crorepati , is working on films 102 Not Out and Thugs of Hindostan .
However, the BJP is attempting to break the legitimate agitation of FWICE, and despite their pleas, Amitabh Bachchan continues the shooting of the upcoming Kaun Banega Crorepati show in Film City with police security.
Three state assemblies -- Arunachal Pradesh, Punjab and Puducherry -- have the distinction of 100 per cent crorepati ministers.
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Haokip tops the list of crorepati (with assets of over Rs 10 crore).
They all followed Dev, calling him crorepati - which means millionaire.
Big Brother inspired the production of the Indian version, Big Boss; Kaun Banega Crorepati is inspired from Who Wants to be a Millionaire; Sach Ka Saamna from Moment Of Truth, and Indian Idol and Chotay Ustaad - which features child singers - from the UK Pop Idol and American Idol.
India too started a series of reality shows 'inspired' by their western counterparts, including Kaun Banega Crorepati, Khatron Ke Khiladi and Indian idol.
His marketing efforts on "Kaun Banega Crorepati," India's version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," saw him nominated for the Team Newscorp Global Excellence Awards.