Shehnaaz Gill is going to replace Karan Kundrra as the jailor on Lock Upp. Indeed, this is the very thing that has been reported by Tellychakkar.com. It appears to be the makers are keen to have Shehnaaz Gill on the show as a jailor. The team had approached her previously however she had other commitments, and was not keen to take up the same. However, this time, Kangana Ranaut has reportedly personally asked Shehnaaz Gill to be on Lock Upp. According to sources of Tellychakkar, Shehnaaz Gill has been able to refuse the assignment as it was the Queen who asked her for it.
It appears Karan Kundrra has some earlier commitments and will not be able to devote more time to the show as the jailor. The hunk who was one of the finalists of Bigg Boss 14 is doing a good job as a jailor. In fact, the episodes that feature him as the jailor have the highest viewership. A source prior told BollywoodLife, “The makers are definitely getting great viewership for Kangana Ranaut. She is doing a fab job but the views are more on days when Karan Kundrra comes as the jailor. It is obvious that Karan Kundrra has been loved on Bigg Boss 15. There is an organic and definite craze for him. He has helped Lock Upp achieve the numbers in a significant manner.”