Manushi Chhillar who represented India for the coveted ‘Miss World 2017’ title finally ended the 17 years of long wait for India at the international pageant.
Manushi is the sixth Indian to bag the title and very first since Priyanka Chopra won bagged the 2000 Miss World pagent.
Born doctor parents in Haryana which is rated the worst among all states in sex ratio in India she did the country proud just at 20 yeard of age. Elated by her victory she said,
” The feeling is still sinking in and I am very excited to make India proud too. I’m also looking forward to the year ahead.
My parents have always been my pillar of support and having them here tonight by my side has only brought me more strength and joy.
My final answer also came to me by having them here with me in front of me,”
For the question answer round when she was asked:
“Which profession deserves the highest salary and why?”
To which she replied,
“A mother deserves it most.”
Manushi was seen to be very ecstatic and emotional when she was announced the winner from among contestants from 118 countries and crowned Miss World 2016 winner by Puerto Rico’s Stephanie Del Valle.
Apart from the main title, Manushi also bagged the ‘Beauty with Purpose’ title!