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Vaishali Bhambri, Hindustan Times
New Delhi, November 12, 2012
Social worker and Gulabi Gang (a womens’ gang from Bundelkhand that fights for womens’ issues) leader Sampat Pal has alleged that she would not have been evicted from Bigg Boss 6 if all the public votes were considered. Pal has been evicted in the latest round of eliminations.

Kahan ginte hai sare vote, agar public vote ko maana jata, toh hum aaj bhi andar hote. (They don’t count all the votes, if public votes were considered, I would still have been inside),” she says.

Pal has in fact gone further to say that the TV show is fake. “Sab dikhavati natak hai. Sirf wahi log andar hain jo kaam dhoond rahe hain. Yahan sirf entertainment chalta hai. (It’s all fake. The ones looking for work are still in the house. Only entertainment sells here),” she points out.

In fact, she feels that all the respect that the inmates showed for her and co-contestant Sidhu is play-acting. “Yeh kahan manne wale hain kisi ki baat. Sab muh par izzat karte hain aur apne man ki karte hain,” she says.

Set to be home for Diwali, Pal has double reasons to celebrate as it’s her birthday on the day, as well. “Channel walon ne kaha ki sirf do hafte ke liye aa jao. Ab main ghar jaongi aur Diwali manaongi. (The channel asked me to participate for two weeks, now I celebrate Diwali at home),” she says.