Manoj Punjabi, commonly known as Manu Punjabi is an Indian real estate businessman and is a participant of Bigg Boss season 10. He hails from Jaipur and he was among the contestants on The Bachelorette India: Mere Khayalon Ki Mallika in 2013. He is known to be a very fun loving and simple person and is known among his friends for his sense of humour. Popularly known among his friends as 'King Manu', he wanted to be a cricketer since his childhood but later he got interested in business and joined the real estate business. He is one of the 13 common contestants and 7 celebrity contestants who will fight to grab the popular winning title of Bigg Boss Season 10.
Born on 27th December 1982 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, Manoj Punjabi was born with a silver spoon and he belongs to a rich family of Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. He is said to be very close to his family and he says that his family has always supported him in every decision he has taken in life. Known as a very bright student since childhood, he completed his schooling from Mahesh High School, Jodhpur. Early childhood dreams included being a cricketer but he eventually was intrigued by the real estate and after completing his graduation, he set out to achieve his dream of being a businessman and set up his own real estate business in Jaipur. He is known to be a successful businessman. He is known to be a very lively person who knows surely how to enjoy life. Manoj says that one should always lead a balanced life, with both work and fun balanced. He is a very confident person and can solve tough problems of life with simplicity.
Manu had a strong inclination towards the entertainment sector and wanted to try his hands in media. This passion of being famous after achieving independent financial success prompted his participation in a show called 'The Bachelorette India - Mere Khyalon ki Mallika' that was aired on Life OK. Though the show was not a big success, Manu gained acclaim for his sense of humour and funny anecdotes. Currently, he is a contestant of Bigg Boss 10. There are total 13 common contestants and 7 celebrity contestants who will fight to grab the popular winning title of Bigg Boss season 10. In the three weeks, he has been nominated twice and is being lauded by the masses for his outspoken attitude. He has also attracted a lot of interest because of his friendly advances towards fellow celebrity contestant – Mona Lisa. However, people are appreciating his special 'bro-bond' with another commoner - Manveer Gujjar. The two are often seen together, enjoying and cracking jokes.
Though he is a commoner, his personal life has come under scrutiny after his participation in the famous reality show. His purported advances towards Mona Lisa are being questioned. It is reported that Manu Punjabi is not single. As per the reports the Jaipur based businessman is already engaged to a girl named Priya Saini. This supposed love triangle in and out of the house is sure to help him stay on in the show for a while.
Bigg Boss 10 is a reality TV series in its tenth season. It airs on Colors TV every night at 10:30 pm.