On Saturday (January 1), Kamal Haasan announced that Raju had been saved from elimination. He also confirmed that one contestant will be evicted on Sunday (January 2).
On Saturday (January 1), Kamal Haasan kickstarted the weekend episode by making an entry to his iconic song, Ilamai Idho Idho. He then wished fans a Happy New Year. Kamal Haasan also spoke about farmers and how they should think on their feet to keep up with climate change. Then, highlights of the Friday episode were aired. Contestants played some fun games on Friday (December 31).