Netizens and fans alike have welcomed ‘Bigg Boss 13’ first runner-up Asim Riaz’s brother Umar Riaz on the show of popular reality show Bigg Boss 15. Umar, who is a doctor by profession, shared the news of him joining the ‘Bigg Boss’ house on his Twitter handle. “Guys it’s confirmed that I will be entering #bb15 house. I have always considered myself lucky to have all of you supporting me all this while. I hope and wish you will support me in this journey as well,” he tweeted.
As the reports of Umar’s participation in the show surfaced, the fans were left super excited and flooded Twitter with tweets. Many are also hoping that Umar and Pratik will generate a lot of heat in the house and will have several face-offs. The fans even surfaced the old video of the conversation between Asim and Umar inside the Bigg Boss 13 house.
Umar congratulated over Bigg Boss 15 entry
Many social media users including Asim sent their best wishes to Umar. Congratulating his elder brother, Asim tweeted, “Congratulations @realumarriaz to be part of #BiggBoss15 Good luck big brother..!”
Netizens could not keep calm and Umar Riaz became one of the top trends on Twitter after his confirmation. Fans poured in their congratulatory wishes for him. One of the users wrote, “Brother Like A @imrealasim Pure Hearted And Gem Person Asim Riaz congratulations Umar Riaz For Being Part Of Bigg Boss.” The other said, “Best of luck @realumarriaz for #BiggBoss15 Red heart . We are with you in your whole Bigg Boss journey and will wholeheartedly support you . Best wishes and prayers are with you White heart.”
Umar’s relationship with Bigg Boss
For the unversed, Umar had also made a special appearance on the ‘Bigg Boss 13’ family special episode. He has also worked in music videos, opposite Dalljiet Kaur and Saba Khan. However, he also continues his medical practice in a hospital in Mumbai.
Born on January 1, 1990, in the city of Jammu, Umar Riaz is a doctor by profession and is also a fitness enthusiastic by passion. Umar Riaz completed his schooling from Delhi Public School located in Jammu city. He later enrolled at Government Medical College in Jammu for higher studies.
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Post that, Umar completed his MBBS studies in 2018. Umar Riaz started a job as a junior doctor at Government Medical College for an internship. Reportedly, since 2018, Umar Riaz started working as a senior doctor at Sir H N Reliance Foundation Hospital And Research Centre located in Mumbai. Umar Riaz was also allegedly involved with television actor Sonal Vengurlekar who has appeared in Yeh Teri Garliyan.
Apart from Umar, the makers have also confirmed the names of ‘Bigg Boss OTT’ finalists Shamita Shetty, Nishant Bhat, and Pratik Sehajpal as ‘Bigg Boss 15’ contestants.