Sushil Kumar joins his hands together past Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan after winning about $1 million on an Indian game show in Mumbai
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Real life Slumdog Millionaire wins game show

Two weeks ago Sushil Kumar was a poorly paid Indian government clerk but his victory on a TV game show has catapulted him to riches and to fame.

His remarkable real-life story mirrors that of the Oscar winning 'Slumdog Millionaire.'

He is only 26 and already a role model for millions of Indian youth.

Rajini Vaidyanathan reports.

  • 01 Nov 2011
  • From the section World
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