Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5's sweethearts Gauhar Khan and Kushal Tandon had a tough stunt with the African cockroaches. Gauhar had to sleep with thousands of cockroaches, while Kushal had to perform the task ASAP to put Gauhar out of the misery.
Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 5 which has got the viewers stick to their TV screens every weekend to watch the nail biting stunts performed by their beloved actors in Cape Town, South Africa.
Hosted by Rohit Shetty, the adventure reality show has Bigg Boss 7 winner Gauhar Khan along with Kushal Tandon, Nikitin Dheer, Gurmeet Choudhary, Mughda Godse, Ranvir Shorey, Debina, Geeta Tandon, Rajneish Duggal, Dayanand Shetty and Salman Khan.
Rochelle Maria Rao got eliminated from the show this weekend, the same weekend Gauhar and Kushal had to perform the stunt with the cockroaches.
While Gauhar slept with thousands of cockroaches, Kushal Tandon had to find the flags and pass it to her (See photos in the photo slider to understand it better). Kushal performed the task with atmost dedication and urgency and gave his best to get Gauhar out of the situation as fast as possible.
For the ones who do not know about Gaushal (Gauhar and Kushal's nick name), the couple who were also the co-contestants in Bigg Boss season 7, met on the show and fell in love with each other while living in the Bigg Boss house. Gauhar went on to become the winner of the season, while Kushal almost made it to the top 5 list.
Now the lovebirds are back on TV together in the adventure reality show performing death defying stunts, facing their worst nightmares.
The upcoming episode, however, is going to see Kushal Tandon declare that he has hurt his shoulders and quitting the show.
Gauhar was initially very calm with the cockroaches, but as the number of cockroaches increased she got panicky.
Cockroaches All Over Gauhar
Initially, it was just cockroaches, then small insects poured on her face as the task was coming to an end.
Collect All Flags
Kushal had to collect all the flags that he passed to Gauhar and hand it over to Rohit Shetty.
Getting The Cockroaches Off Gauhar
When the task got over, Gauhar was literally picked out of the cockroach tank and every roach was pealed off her body. Some of them had made their way inside her ears.
Kushal At Her Side
Kushal was with Gauhar the whole time she went through the ordeal.
The other contestants were standing shocked at what was happening in front of them.
Gauhar, who is usually very expressive about her opinions and feelings, fell short of words after the stunt.
Cockroach Stunt Saved Them
Having completed the task Gauhar and Kushal escaped the elimination round.