Bikaner's Rajni Rajput will be the first contestant of popular TV game show Kaun Banega Maha Crorepati's new season.
Rajput, who is a BEd student has cleared the first round, Fastest Finger First round, of the game show beginning tomorrow and will be the first contestant to reach the 'hot seat', a release issued by Sony TV said on Thursday.
"It was an incredible moment for me and my family when I got the call from KBMC. I was fortunate to clear the first round," Rajni was quoted as saying by the release.
"Participating in the show with superstar Amitabh Bachchan would be an amazing experience," she added.
The opening episode would be followed by exceptional performances and recitals by several artists, the release said.
Playback singer Sonu Nigam has lend his voice to a medley of Amitabh Bachchan's hit numbers, it said.