And the winner is… Monica Gill from USA!
Miss India Worldwide was a grand success on June 20, 2014 at the Al Raha Beach Resort in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Monica Gill of USA was crowned Miss India Worldwide 2014 by outgoing queen Nehal Bhogaita. The first runner-up was Cynferth Turrian of Switzerland and the second runner-up was Priya D’Silva of Bahrain. Angie Shamdasani of Spain and Suhani Gandhi of United Kingdom were top five finalist. The other contestants to make it to the top ten were: Noopoor Akruwala of Grenada, Janine Habib of Netherlands, Anugya Sharma of India, Niharika Pathak of Oman, and Sanna Monga of UAE.
The pageant was hosted by John Matthew and Eisha Ramrakhiani of Emirates Vision Events in association with Dharmatma Saran of IFC. The pageant was also hosted in UAE in 2011. This year was very special as we had contestants from 40 countries participating.
The sub-contest winners were: Miss Talented – Noopoor Akruwala of Grenada, Miss Beautiful Smile – Joanna Soudine-Palton of French Guiana, Miss Catwalk – Sonia Singh of Norway, Miss Photogenic – Janine Habib of Netherlands, Miss Congeniality – Yaddisha Dulangi Peterson of Sri Lanka, Miss Beautiful Hair – Jessica Sonejee, Miss Beautiful Skin – Amreeta Goundar of New Zealand, Miss Bollywood Diva – Shima Singh Mann of Sweden, Miss Beautiful Face – Rachel Bianca Salema of Kuwait, Miss Beautiful Figure – Angie Shamdasani of Spain, Miss Viewer’s Choice – Priya D’Silva of Bahrain, City 1016 Listener’s Choice – Ritu Shah of Dominca, Miss Chairman’s Professional – Harpreet Kaur of Belgium.
Congratulations to Monica!
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