Jeevitha, Murali eliminated from Bigg Boss Kannada 6
Jeevitha and Murali out of Kiccha Sudeep's Bigg Boss Kannada 6.PR Handout

The audience of Bigg Boss Kannada 6 were in for a surprise on Saturday, 5 January, as two contestants were eliminated from the show this week. Yes, Jeevitha and Murali have been shown the door from Kiccha Sudeep-hosted show.

Jeevitha, Dhanraj, Naveen, Shashi, Kavitha, Rashmi, Akshata, Murali and Rakesh were facing the elimination test this week. Going by the response on social media sites, people were expecting one among Rashmi and Jeevitha to be out of the show. Hence, Murali's eviction has come as a surprise to the viewers.

Murali was one among the 18 contestants to enter the house on the opening day. He has stayed in the house for 77 days. In the initial weeks, he was not active and people were expecting him to be out in the first 50 days itself.

However, Murali started gelling with the inmates and commanded respect from the contestants in the later days. Whereas Jeevitha had entered the house as a wild-card entrant and stayed in the house for 23 days in Bigg Boss Kannada 6.

The show kick-started on October 21 with the entry of 18 contestants -- Sonu Patil, Andy aka Anderew, Jayashree, RJ Rakesh, Oggarane Dabbi fame Murali, Akshata Pandavapura, cricketer Rakshita Rai, RJ Rapid Rashmi, Adam Pasha, Kavitha Gowda, actor and body-builder AV Ravi, Shashi Kumar, Reema, singer Naveen Sajju, actress Sneha Acharya, BMTC bus driver Anand, actress Naina Puttaswamy and Dhanraj.

Till now, Rakshita Rai, Reema, Sneha, Adam Pasha, AV Ravi, Anand, Sonu Patil, Nayana, Meghashree and Jayashree are out of the Kiccha Sudeep's show.