New Delhi: On Sunday night, actress Shilpa Shinde was declared the winner of Bigg Boss 11. Soon after her victory, #masterchef started trending on Twitter, courtesy Shilpa's cooking skills, apparently. Tweets like, "Congratulations @BiggBoss officially become #Masterchef today #BB11Finale" and "First time in the history of Bigg Boss, a #MasterChef contestant wins the show," have been posted. A section of people seem to be disappointed with Shilpa's win and called the show 'fixed.' Shilpa Shinde, best-known for her role in Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai!, won the show after defeating Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actress Hina Khan. She took home a prize money worth Rs 44 lakh and the Bigg Boss 11 trophy.
- "A masterchef contestant wins the show," read a tweet
- "Congratulations Shilpa Shinde for winning Masterchef," a user wrote
- Shilpa Shinde won Rs 46 lakh as prize money
Not for Bigg Boss, but people are congratulating Shilpa for winning Masterchef. "Congratulations #ShilpaShinde for winning #Masterchef," read a comment while another person wrote, "All this while I kept wondering that Shilpa Shinde should've participated in Master Chef and not #BiggBoss."
Read the tweets here.
All this while I kept wondering that Shilpa Shinde should've participated in Masterchef and not #BigBoss.— GlobalGirlfriend (@avani_999) January 15, 2018
During the Bigg Boss 11 journey, Shilpa Shinde often spent time in the kitchen. She was criticised by fellow contestants Hina and Vikas Gupta several times for being in the kitchen and not actively taking part in the tasks.
Meanwhile, Bigg Boss 11's Twitter statistics revealed that Shilpa Shinde was the most-talked about contestant of the season, across all social networking sites, news agency IANS reported. She was mentioned in over 3 million tweets over the finale weekend, most of which talked about her being the winner of the show.
Shilpa Shinde, Hina Khan, Vikas Gupta and Puneesh Sharma were the final four contestants of Bigg Boss 11.