Suvarna, the Star network's Kannada General Entertainment channel, announced the 1st one crore winner of their show Sunfeast Kannadada Kotyadhipati.
This is the first time in the history of Kannada General Entertainment that a common man has won a prize money of Rs. 1 crore. Hussain Bhasha is the contestant who answered all the 15 questions of the game show and has won the biggest prize money. He is a student and hails from Koppal district.
Sunfeast is the title sponsor of the show, Nugen Kailash is the technology partner, Vijaya Bank is the Banking partner & Airtel is the telecom partner. The host of the show Power Star Puneet Rajkumar says, "I am very happy for Hussain as this show has changed his life, I like his knowledge and confidence. I hope we have more common people who will reach the 1 crore mark."
On this occasion, Anup Chandrasekharan, the Business Head of Suvarna said "We are proud to announce the 1st one crore winner of our show Kannadada Kotyadhipati. We had started this show with a core thought of providing an opportunity to common people to change their lives. There have been contestants who have won prize monies but Hussain has created history by winning the maximum. I would like to congratulate him & his family."