The 12th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati is underway. The new episode began with 11-year-old Alina Mushtaq Patel from Navi Mumbai rollover contestant from Maharashtra. He is in sixth grade and his favorite job of passing time is to chat with people. Kaun Banega Crorepati host Big B i.e. Abhinabh Bachchan introduced her and when asked who she likes to chat with. On this, she told that she can talk with anyone.
Meanwhile, Alaina starts talking to Big B and notices his cufflinks, then praises him. Big B then tells him that all his cufflinks bear the names of all the children in his family and that what he is wearing today, his daughter Shweta Bachchan’s son and grandson Agastya. He further states that he is 18 years old and studying abroad and he misses him very much. So wear it. Big B named Alaina as ‘Miss Batunia’ followed by an intro video.
Alina told in the video that she wanted to become an astronaut, but gave up the idea when she heard from her father what it takes to become an astronaut. He also told that after seeing Three Idiots, he gave up the idea of becoming an engineer.
Alina gave reasons for appearing in KBC-12. First, because it was her father’s dream that she sat on the hot seat and she had been trying for years. The second reason is that now she wants to become a doctor, she has been able to pay her fees, so she has come to KBC.