30% income tax is deducted on the spot. So, ₹1 crore winners actually receive ₹70 lakhs.
1. The questions are assigned to Computer Ji in real time, by the main tech guy who sits with his Mac on the floor near Big B. The difficulty level is changed as per the contestant’s performance.
2. Season 2 was cut short because of Big B’s health ailments, and that was the reason behind SRK hosting the third season.
3. One has to pass through three elimination rounds — the first SMS round, a second personal call GK round and a third audition — before one qualifies for Fastest Fingers First.