Bigg Boss 16 confirmed contestants: Salman Khan announced that Tajikistan singer Abdu Rozik is the first contestant of Bigg Boss 16. The BB16 host revealed that name during the press conference that took place in Mumbai on Tuesday evening.
Introducing him to the country first as a performer, Salman requested him to sing a few songs for the crowd before surprising everyone by revealing that he is the first confirmed Bigg Boss 16 contestant. Abdu impressed Salman by performing the song Dil Deewana from Maine Pyar Kiya. “It is great, he does not understand Hindi but can sing Hindi songs," Salman said.
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The Bigg Boss 16 host also revealed that not only will Abdu appear on the reality show but he is also a part of Salman’s highly talked about film Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan. Discussing the show, Abdu confessed that he thinks Bigg Boss is all about drama but Salman reminded him that the show also has its share of romance.
Expressing his excitement about joining the reality show, Abdu said, “I am very happy. I am excited to go inside the house. I love everyone, please support me, please vote for me, and please don’t fight with me."
Who is Bigg Boss 16 contestant Abdu Rozik?
Announced as the first confirmed contestant of Bigg Boss 16, Abdu Rozik is a Tazakistan singer and performer. He won over the internet with his song ‘Ohi Dili Zor’. The singer has a YouTube channel called Avlod Media and it features over 580k subscribers. He boasts of 3.5 million followers on Instagram, with pictures taken with several stars including Cristiano Ronaldo. Reportedly belonging to a family of gardeners, Salman confirmed that Abdu is over 18 years old and is eligible to be a participant in Bigg Boss 16.
Sharing a picture with Salman Khan from the Bigg Boss 16 press conference on Instagram, Abdu wrote, “I am the Official first contestant of Bigg Boss announced today by my brother @beingsalmankhan ❤️ feel so happy and grateful to have this opportunity. Watch out for the drama from October 1st on @colorstv #BB16 #BiggBoss16 #BiggBoss16PressCon #tajikistan #dubai #india #mumbai."
Salman Khan is yet to reveal other contestants for the show this year.