Khali highest paid inmate on Bigg Boss?

If sources in Colors are to be believed, WWE champion Khali is taking home the highest pay cheque ever paid to a Bigg Boss House inmate. According to reports, the seven feet wrestler is being paid...

tv Updated: Oct 20, 2010 16:05 IST

The Great Khali, who's getting special treatment from one and all in the Bigg Boss House, is taking home the highest-ever cheque paid to a participant in the show.

According to reports, the WWE champion is being paid Rs 40-50 lakh per week. He was given a down payment of Rs 50 lakh which is over and above the weekly payment..

Inmates are normally paid a signing amount apart from the weekly payment until they are evicted. The signing amount ranges from Rs 2 to Rs 25 lakh depending on the market rate of a celebrity.

KhaliThe weekly payment ranges from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 3 lakh per week. However celebs like Shweta Tiwari and Manoj Tiwari who are established get five lakh per week, according to sources.

While rest of the inmates think that Khali is in the house as a normal participant, in reality, channel sources say that he won't be staying for long and would opt out citing personal reasons.

Now that's a game plan!

First Published: Oct 20, 2010 12:42 IST