Another new day and the new episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 kicks off with the evergreen host Mr. Amitabh Bachchan entering the studio along with the rollover contestant Shagufta Kazi. Amitji starts off the show by reading out a poem. She chooses 3, 20,000 to be her minimum guaranteed amount and the quiz starts. Mr. Bachchan reads out the rules to her and invites the expert for the day Nikhil Makhni, Managing Editor Technology, NDTV.
In between the questioning he invites the fiancée of Sahgufta to say something to her and he oblige with a beautiful song. KBC 5 continues after that and she manages to cross the first hurdle and wins 3, 20,000. Then Mr. Bachchan makes a call to her ailing mother and a small talk happens. On question no. 9 she doesn’t takes risk and decides to quit taking home Rs 6, 40,000.
The next KBC 2011 fastest finger first question is put up: Rearrange these words to form a Hindi proverb: A) Karna B) Jungle C) Mein D) Mangal.
41 years old Priti Chandrashekhar from Patan becomes the next KBC 5 contestant and the game continues with her. She sets her minimum amount at Rs 6, 40,000, but fails to reach there as she wrongly answers question no. 7 despite using double dip lifeline and went back empty hand.
Kaun banega crorepati 5 episode 7 continues with the next fastest finger first question: Starting from the north arrange these Chief Ministers according to their states: A) Omar Abdullah B) Shivraj Singh Chauhan C) Bhupinder Singh Hooda and D) Jayalalitha.
The contestant to answer it faster than others was Atul Tankha from Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh. Mr. Bachchan asked him politely what he does and he replies that he had quit his job for participating in Kaun Banega Crorepati 5. This takes Mr. Bachchan by surprise and before the game can proceed, the hooter blows and the day ends. He will be the rollover contestant for tomorrow.
The winner of the KBC 2011 Ghar Baithey Jeeto Jackpot was Santosh Kumari from New Delhi who answers the jackpot question correctly and wins Rs 3, 00,000.