People have been left excited to know who is Nayanjyoti Saikia who appeared in MasterChef India Season 7. Nayanjyoti Saikia is the winner of the season 7 of MasterChef India. Since Saikia emerged as the winner of MasterChef India Season 7, he has been the topic of the town leaving people in a frenzy to know more about him. Do you know what prize money he took away with him after winning the title of MasterChef India Season 7? If not, this article will let you know everything about him. Keep reading this article and take a look below. Scroll down the page and learn more information.
Who Is Nayanjyoti Saikia?
Nayanjyotuiu Saikia hails from Tinsukia, Assam. He is a student who won the prize money of Rs 25 Lakh. The first runner of MasterChef India Season 7 is Santa Sarmah, a homemaker from Guwahati and the second runner-up of the show was Suvarna Bagul from Mumbai, both runner-ups received the prize money of Rs 5 Lakh. The journey of Saikia to become the winner of the three-month-long show MasterChef India Season 7 is very exciting. You should know how Saikia made it to the reality cooking competition show and won Rs 25 Lakh. Swipe down the page and read more details.
Chef Vikas Khanna was looking for a home cook in Assam when he suddenly stumbled upon Nayanjyoti Saikia’s IG account which he found very impressive. Therefore, Vikas Khanna traveled to Assam to meet Saikia. He also visited his home where he got to know about his talent for cooking. Vikas Khanna brought him to the season 7 of MasterChef India. Nayanjyoti gave a rigorous audition and eventually emerged as the winner of the show. He won the prize money of Rs 25 lakh. For the unversed, Saikia used to work in a tea garden alongside his father where he learned cooking from recipe books. Swipe down the page and read more details.
After winning MasterChef India Season 7, Nayanjyoti expressed his gratitude toward the judges of the show and explained the challenges that he faced during his journey. He said, “When we were in MasterChef, we never felt that the show was biased toward anyone. But, a lot of people on Twitter were saying so! Due to all this trolling, some contestants felt really bad as none of us ever felt the judges favored anyone. After the shoots, Chef Vikas Khanna and Chef Ranveer Brar always advised us to not pay heed to such opinions and not to let them affect our performances. So, we avoided such comments.”