| Kaun Banega Crorepati
hosted by superstar Amitabh Bachan
is currently running in its Ninth season being aired since 28 August 2017 on SONY TV. The show was first premiered on Star Plus commissioned by Sameer Nair. Since its first show, KBC has produced several Crorepatis in different seasons till date. However, the first crorepati, Mr. Harshvardhan Navathe
is still the person of key focus since he was the first one who made Indians start dreaming about becoming crorepati through KBC. He is the guy who made others believe that the slab of crorepati can be reached and crore rupees can really be won on this show.
On 19 October 2000, Harshvardhan Navathe he answered all 15 questions accurately, thus winning the grand prize of the season and creating history once and forever.
After his win, Harshvardhan Navathe has lived the life of a king for around one year. He was treated as a celebrity by the media and society for a long long time. However, he was preparing for the civil services and had to face a lot of distractions which made him take several backsteps from the track and stay busy in other media and commercial activities. Later on he decided to stay away from this popularity and focus on his studies by enrolling himself in MBA in a foreign university.
After completing MBA, he returned to Mumbai, got married to Sarika - an actress on television soaps and stayed associated with an NGO in Mumbai to stay engaged in social activities.
No matter what he is doing right now, he was and will always be a celebrity since he made the impossible history and laid a foundation for a new era of competition and achievements and also made the show an ever lasting superhit show in the history of Indian television.