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Binita Jain Becomes 1st Crorepati Of KBC Season 10

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| October 3 , 2018 , 17:05 IST

Kaun Banega Crorepati season 10 got its first 'crorepati' in the form of Binita Jain, who was a tuition teacher and a single parent from Guwahati in Assam. On October 2 episode, Binita went on to answer first 14 questions correctly to win Rs 1 crore.  

She also shared her remarkable life story while seating on the hot seat. Binita revealed that her husband went missing since a business trip to a neighbouring state in February 2003. He was allegedly kidnapped by terrorists and later declared legally dead but Binita and her family never stopped hoping for his return. The incident completely changed the life of Binita, who is also a mother of two children. 

She joined a coaching centre as a teacher in her hometown Guwahati. She was a Social Studies and English teacher to a group of 125 students. She took up a teacher’s job so she could earn money for her family and also look after her young kids.

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Host and legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan was also touched by her life story and called her an inspiration to those who keep fighting in life no matter what it throws at them.

In the last season of KBC, Anamika Majumdar from Jamshedpur had won Rs 1 crore.