20-year old Navneet Kaur Dhillon was crowned Ponds’ Femina Miss India 2013. After attending Army Public School she attended Patiala’s Punjabi University. Navneet will represent India at the 2013 Miss World contest in Indonesia this September.
The runner-ups were Sobhita Dhulipala of Visakhapatnam, and Zoya Afroz from Lucknow. They will represent India in Miss Earth and Miss International respectively.
The annual event was held at the Yashraj Studios in Andheri. Femina Miss India re-acquired the franchise for Miss Universe and will conduct a separate pageant next June to elect the representative.
Watch the crowning here:
MISS NEPAL 2013:
The Nepalese representative in Miss World 2013, which will happen in Jakarta, Indonesia, on November 28, is Ishani Shreshta, 21, who left other 17 candidates behind.
Rosjisha Shahi Thakuri, 19, was the 1st runner-up and will represent her country in Miss Earth 2013. Shritima Shah, 21, was the second runner-up, and will represent Nepal in Miss International 2013, in Japan, later this year.
Nepal had its first successful Top 8 placement in a BIG 4 pageant, Miss Earth 2012 courtesy of Nagma Sherstha! Can it happen again this year?