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Kaun banega crorepati??????

Discussion in 'TV' started by meenarjun, Jan 18, 2011.

  1. meenarjun

    meenarjun New IL'ite

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    You all know KBC is Good Business. But have you ever pondered... How Good....????
    Any guesses? Let's see...

    Airtel is charging Rs.6/- per SMS sent for this contest.

    Assuming there are only 100 entries from say 10 cities of some 20 districts and 20 states...

    6(Rs/SMS) x 100(entries) x 10(cities) x 20(districts) x 20(states) = 6
    x 100 x 10 x 20 x 20 = Rs.24,00,000

    24 lakhs in 20 minutes. (People trying for the 2 lakhs cash prize)

    Imagine what if 1000 entries try out from 100 cities?
    The figure simply grows by 2 more zeroes and yields a whopping 24 Crores!!!!
    And it does not stop there...

    In practice it could be another multiple of 100 or a multiple of 1000 on an average.

    In that case it is 24 x 100crores earnings in just 20 minutes on every episode!!!

    And the prize money: A mere 2 crore..
    (and from whose pocket?)

    Smart Business By Siddharth Basu! And the best part of this calculation is just the SMS earning!! What about the Ad money?
    A rough annual profit calculation goes like this:

    2400 x 5 x 4) (episode/month) x 12 = 5,76,000 crores.

    Let even 50% get dissolved in taxes and other payments, still you will be left with (which includes even the meagre 480 crores of prize money i.e.if every episode bags 2 crore prize)!

    2,88,000-crores profit !!! (only from SMS)

    Simple Question:
    "KAUN BANEGA CROREPATI"
    and your options are---

    A) SONY TV
    B) AIRTEL
    C) AMITABH BACHAN
    D) SIDDHARTH BASU
    Computerji iska jawab bataiye....

    Ans: All FOUR..!!!!
    PS:
    Now you know why AB gets all emotional when the episodes end...........
     
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  2. nimmimoorthy

    nimmimoorthy Platinum IL'ite

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    Very true logic. :bonk
     

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