Khatron Ke Khiladi 14: Abhishek Kumar Starts Prep To Get Over His Claustrophobia

Bigg Boss 17 runner up Abhishek Kumar is claustrophobic, and he has started working on his claustrophobia to survive in Khatron Ke Khiladi 14. 

The first runner-up of reality show Bigg Boss 17, Abhishek Kumar, has confirmed his entry into the reality stunt show Khatron Ke Khiladi 14. With Bigg Boss, Abhishek gained immense popularity and love from the audience. And now he has got another chance to show his skills on national television. Thus, the actor has started preparing hard for Khatron Ke Khiladi 14. 

Through Bigg Boss, audiences have already seen some habits and behavior of Abhishek. Hence, everyone knows that he is claustrophobic. When a person is claustrophobic, the person has an abnormal fear of closed-in places. It gets difficult for Abhishek Kumar to be in an elevator. Therefore, he is trying hard to get rid of this fear. He has started going upstairs and downstairs using a lift. But someone needs to accompany him in the elevator. He told Telly Chakkar that whenever he goes to meet his industry friend, actor Ankit Gupta, every time Ankit first comes down to receive him, and then they come upstairs to his place. 

Maati Se Bandhi Dor actor Ankit Gupta also advised Abhishek to get over his claustrophobia. Because in the Khatron Ke Khiladi, there will be lots of situations when he could be in dark packed places. Talking about his curiosity about the show with The Times, Abhishek Kumar stated, “I am claustrophobic and this show will allow me to overcome my fear. I’m a big fan of Rohit Shetty’s sir action films and it is a dream come true to be mentored by him. To my beloved fans, I make this promise: I’m so grateful to have you all stand by me through thick and thin, I shall give my best to this show.”

Apart from Abhishek Kumar, the other confirmed contestants of Khatron Ke Khiladi 14 are Samarth Jurel, Karan Veer Mehra, Niyati Fitnani, Aditi Sharma, Suman Chakravarti, Krishna Shroff, Asim Riaz etc. 

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