Controversial comedian Munawar Faruqui has been revealed as the second contestant of the upcoming reality show ‘Lock Upp’. In a promo shared today, Munawar can be seen behind the bars as he is charged with ‘Jokes Gone Wrong’.
Watch Lock Upp Promo here:
As soon as the announcement was made, people expressed their opinions. Shocked by Munawar’s participation in a reality show hosted by Kangana Ranaut, people dropped funny comments.
Comedian Samay Raina commented, “Bhai mujhse le leta paise yeh kyu kar diya…chal ab jeet ke hi aana bhai.”
People joked about Munawar Faruqui’s arrest that happened last year. A user made laughing emojis as he wrote, “Firse lockup.”
“Most experienced player,” joked another internet user.
Shocked by this collaboration of Munawar Faruqui and Kangana Ranaut, a person commented, “Kangana pe jokes karne ke baad kangana ke saath show.”
Another fan wrote, “Yeh Bhakt and non-bhakt ka milan kaise hogaya??”
Upset with Munawar’s decision to participate in Lock Upp, a user wrote, “Kehdo ki yeh jhooth he.”
Another said, “Paise ka chakkar babu bhaiyya.”
Munawar Faruqui Arrest: Stand up shows of Manawar Faruqui have been banned in many states. Last year, he was arrested by the Indore Police in a case for allegedly hurting religious sentiments and was in jail for almost a month. On February 7, 2021, he was released from the Indore central jail after the Supreme Court granted him bail in the case.
Munawar Faruqui Controversy: Munawar Faruqui and four others were arrested on January 1 after a BJP MLA’s son complained that objectionable remarks about Hindu deities and Union home minister Amit Shah were passed during a comedy show at a cafe in Indore on New Year’s Day.
However, Munawar claimed that he never cracked the joke on that show for which he was arrested as he got arrested even before the show started.
Lock Upp Release Date: Talking about the upcoming reality show ‘Lock Upp’, it will start streaming on Alt Balaji and MX Player from 27 Feb.