Controversies do not seem to leave the Tamil version of hit reality show Bigg Boss. Hosted by South superstar Kamal Haasan, the show has been making headlines for reasons more than one. First, the Tamilians were against the idea of this show as they feel it is demeaning to their culture and secondly, Haasan drawing comparison between Bigg Boss and Cricket, among other things, did not go down too well with a lot of people.
One of the contestants, actress Oviya, has reportedly tried to commit suicide on set. The actress, who seems to be romantically involved with one of her fellow contestants Aarav, which is violent in nature, has been trying to get herself evicted from the show. But since she is allegedly controversial and a source of entertainment for many, this did not happen. And, in an act of desperation, she jumped into the swimming pool and dipped her face in the water with her nostrils blocked. Her fellow contestants alerted the crew members on time and she was taken out of the pool.
Additionally, some remarks of the made by the inmates have also hurt the sentiments of the underprivileged, according to the complainant. Inspired by american reality TV series Big Brother, Bigg Boss brings together celebrities under one roof. All channels of communication with the outside world are barred. communication with the outside world are barred.
Oviya was seemingly distressed and was not happy with her co-contestant Aarav for giving her the cold-shoulder. In Friday’s episode, Oviya jumped into the swimming pool and dipped her face with her nose closed. Aarav along with other housemates noticed this and rushed to the poolside and pulled her out. Oviya had shared her thought of needing some professional help with Bigg Boss and soon after that, she plunged into the pool.