Delhi, February 3: Self-proclaimed Godman and Bigg Boss 10 contestant Swami Om passed away at his residence in Ghaziabad’s Ankur Vihar (Delhi) on Wednesday February 3, 2021 morning.
Swami Om, who rose to fame after his controversial stint in the reality show Bigg Boss 10, passed away due to a paralytic attack. According to the buzz on social media, the self-claimed Godman suffered a paralysis attack a few days ago after which his health deteriorated.
He was 63. The reports doing the rounds claim that he was undergoing treatment in Delhi and breathed his last on Wednesday. Swami Om had also tested positive for COVID19. While he had recovered, he wasn’t absolutely healthy.
Arjun Jain, son of Swami Om’s friend Mukesh Jain confirmed the news and revealed that his health deteriorated after Swami Om suffered paralysis attack a few days back. He was undergoing treatment at AIIMS.
Swami Om was one of the most controversial contestants in Bigg Boss history. He appeared on season 10. The makers sent him home after the self-proclaimed godman did the grotesque act of throwing urine on housemate Bani J.
Apparently, his last rites will be performed today at 1.30 pm at Nigam Bodh Ghat, Delhi.
It is to mention here that post his exit, he continued with his series of controversies and grabbed headlines multiple times.
He had also given nonsensical statements against the host of Bigg Boss makers and Salman Khan. He had even threatened the makers that he will sabotage the grand finale in 2017.
He was also arrested by Delhi Crime Branch in connections with 2008 case.