The new face of India was decided earlier today as Femina Miss India 2017 winners were finally declared. The famous Indian beauty pageant winners for the year were Miss Haryana Manushi Chhillar, Miss Jammu & Kashmir, Sana Dua and Miss Bihar, Priyanka Kumari. While Manushi Chhillar was crowned Miss India 2017, Sana Dua and Priyanka Kumari were first and second runners-up. The beautiful and talented winners impressed the judges in every round of FBB Colors Femina Miss India 2017 and their pictures exude the confidence that made them the winners of the title. Femina Miss India 2017 was held at Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai on June 25, 2017.
Miss India 2017 Manushi Chillar studied St. Thomas School in Delhi and Bhagat Phool Singh Government Medical College for Women in Sonepat and is born to doctors. The young beauty queen has performed on international platforms and believed in the right to education. Manushi Chillar was also crowned the Miss Photogenic. Manushi has been a part of the National School of Drama and is currently studying medicine.
Sana Dua who hails from Jammu and Kashmir came in second at the competition and had finished her schooling from Army Public School in Delhi. Sana Dua has studied from the Department of Law, Punjab University and enjoys outdoor sports like tennis and travelling. Sana Dua was also crowned as the Femina Style Diva in 2016 and is the first runners-up at the Femina Miss India 2017.
The second runners up of the Miss India 2017 was Miss Bihar, Priyanka Kumari and the multi-talented model has various interests like Yoga, meditation, playing basketball and hockey. Having finished her schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya, Ojhar, Nashik and KKWIEER, Nashik, Priyanka is an avid anime fan and claims that the Japanese series Naruto was the only thing that made her cry. As we learn more about these beauty queens, here are a few pictures from the event and the modelling career that will prove that they are beauty goddesses.
The Crowning momentfor Manushi Chhillar
First Runners-up Sana Dua looking like a princess
Priyanka Kumari was crowned by Miss India 2016, Pankhudi Gidwani
Manushi Chhillar can rock any look
Sana Dua has a charm that cannot be ignored
Priyanka Kumari is the true Indian beauty
The Femina Miss India 2017 pageant was judged by Miss World 2016 Stephanie Del Valle, along with Bollywood stars like Arjun Rampal, Bipasha Basu, fashion designer Manish Malhotra, Abhishek Kapoor, Vidyut Jammwal, Ileana D’Cruz among others. Thirty aspiring models from all over India were groomed for the event by actress Neha Dhupia, Dipannita Sharma, Parvati Omanakuttan and Waluscha De Sousa. The final event was hosted by Karan Johar and Riteish Deshmukh and various celebrities performed at the event.