Ram Kapoor to host ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’

New Delhi, May 29: Television star Ram Kapoor, famous for his portrayal of Jai Walia in TV serial ‘Kasamh Se’, is now set to host controversy queen Rakhi Sawant’s wedding on reality show ‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’.

In the show, to be aired on NDTV Imagine, the item girl-cum-actress will choose a groom for herself with the help of the viewers.

Apart from being the show’s host, Ram, who was last seen as a contestant on dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 3’, will play Rakhi’s friend and guide and says he is extremely excited about his new role.

‘I have never been more excited about being a part of a show in my entire career as I am about being part of Rakhi’s ‘swayamvar’. I’ve known Rakhi for many years and we are friends, so I have a fair idea of the kind of guy she is looking for. I am sure I will be able to help her find Mr. Right and I’m glad that I am going to be a part of this beautiful journey,’ Ram said in a press release.

‘Rakhi Ka Swayamvar’ generated a roaring response when entries for prospective grooms opened. More than 15,000 people have sent their profiles to marry Rakhi, said the statement.

The show is expected to hit the small screen towards the end of June