MTV Splitsvilla is a TV show that revolving around love and relationships runs on MTV. There have been 8 seasons of the show till now while the 9th one is on the run. It is adapted from the American reality love show called Flavor of Love. The show works in the form of a contest. The participants compete with one another in the struggle for power and to win. It is the journey of love, honesty, breakups, and betrayal. While winning the competition is the aim of some contestants, a lot of them also come in search for love. It shows how other participators try to pull the other ones down. When one plays honestly, others do everything they can to get that person eliminated. The contestants have to be very careful with their words for they can be manipulated by others and used in the wrong way.
Also, as the struggle goes on, one gets to see the double faces of so many people. Splitsvilla is all about the ability not to deter from one's path and maintain one's ground. The show progresses with the help of competitions at each phase. Competitions are mostly concerning physical ability and intelligence. The one who wins is saved for the week, and the ones who lose are sent to the dumping zone. Over here the king or the queen has the power to dump one of the unsaved contestants. Usually, they dump the ones they are not in good terms with. That is why it is important to be in the favor of the current king or queen. Season 2 took place in 2009. There were around 20 contestants including 10 boys and 10 girls. The host of this season was VJ Nikhil Chinappa.
After overcoming all the hurdles, the show was won by Siddharth and Sakhi. Though MTV Splitsvilla is a very popular show from the very first season among the young audience, especially, it has mixed reviews. Also, there are negative points for the way it is presented. The kinds of contestants who come to participate are not appreciated. Sometimes, the behavior turns out to be violent and unpleasant. People also do not welcome the language spoken by the contestants of the show which is harsh and abusive. However, Splitsvilla is still pretty famous for the excitement it offers and also the suspense.