It was in 2005 that Parul Shahi, a girl won roadies – and after 5 years roadies finally broke the jinx and Delhi girl Anchal Khurana emerged as the winner of roadies season 8 defeating Mohit in the final. The winner was decided by voting and Anchal won by 9 votes to 1 against Mohit. Anchal won Rs. 4,00,000 and Hero Honda Karizma ZMR bike.
To an interview after winning she said she wanted to win to prove to her family, friends and world not to underestimate girl.