Arshi Khan (born November 29, 1989), born in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, is a Bollywood model, an actress, an internet sensation, and a reality television host. She was a contestant on the popular reality television show Bigg Boss and for later years in 2017 did various cameo appearances on colors. Khan rose to popularity due to her videos, photos, and social media comments discussing her daily life and a lot of controversial issues. She was Google India’s second-most-searched entertainer of 2017 during her appearances on the show. The same year, she said that the self-proclaimed spiritual leader, Radhe Maa, ran a sex racket and that she was confronted with it.
Khan began acting in the theatre initially, but she got offers from the modeling industry. She was introduced to a theatre director in Bhopal, Janaab Ehsaan Chishti. She won the 2014 Miss Glory Earth beauty contest. She also became a finalist of the 2014 Ms. Bikini Online contest. She was selected to play a lead role in “The Last Emperor” in India’s first mainline Bollywood 4D historical action film. She also participated in the Tamil movie Malli Mishtu. She was one of the participants in the shooting of reality television in 2017. In the last two seasons of the show, she was earlier considered to participate. Khan appeared as a guest and took a special appearance in Ishq Mein Marjawan in the gossip show Entertainment Ki Raat, Savitri Devi’s college & hospital TV series. Arshi quit because of ethical commitments, who had joined the Indian Congress.
Khan was invited to speak about “Entertainment, Entertainment & Entertainment” by the India Leadership Conclave 2018 Annual Edition. Arshi appeared in a Punjabi Music video-Nakhre in 2018. Khan has been featured in five music videos including “Bandi” which has already received 4.2 million on YouTube, and Nain Nasheele, which has already begun to reach 2 million worldwide.
On 6 July, in the category of Indian Affairs Entertainer of the Year 2018, Khan also won the prestigious award at the Satya Brahma created 9th Edition of India Leadership Conclave 2018 in Bombay. Arshi later made a special dance appearance in Bitti Business Wali on Bidi Jalaile song. She is currently a participant in Bigg Boss 14, where she entered as one of the four challenger participants.
Khan claimed to be in a relationship with Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi in September 2015. In the same year, she said that Radhe Maa ran a sex racket and was invited to participate.
In 2016, a madrassa mufti in Pakistan released a fatwa against Khan after she shared photos of herself wearing a hijab bikini on Facebook, with another photo of herself in a burkha, after which her Facebook account got blocked.
A complaint was filed against her during her stay in Bigg Boss house by a court in Jullundur, which was reported allegations according to the sources. During Khan’s stay, actress-model Gehana Vasisth also reported that Khan fabricated mostly about her age, qualifications, and relationship with Shahid Afridi and is married to a 50-year-old man.
Khan reported in 2018 that she was booted out of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi on the behest of Vikas Gupta and fan-made theories contrasting the situation Khan was in the previous disagreement with Shilpa Shinde’s preferred producer.