Shiva Balaji has been announced as Bigg Boss season one winner by NTR. Shivabalaji, who was the winner of this show, has bagged a cash prize of Rs. 50 lakh. While the runner up was Aadarsh. The difference between Shiva Balaji and Adarsh was around 9 Lakhs. Shiva Balaji got 3.35 crores votes and Adarsh got 3.25 crores votes. Tarak said that the Grand Finale had got a total of 11 crores 95 lakh votes.
Among the five finalists for the season one, It was Archana who was first eliminated , followed by Navdeep and Hari teja. Adarsh and Shiva Balaji were the two finalists for the title.
The 16 contestants who took part in the Bigg Boss season one are Shiva Balaji, Sameer, Prince, Dhanraj, Adarsh, Mumaith Khan, Archana, Navdeep , Deeksha, Sampoornesh Babu, Jyothi, Hariteja, Singer Madhu Priya, Kathi Karthika, Singer Kalpana and Mahesh Katti .