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First India Queen Finale: A starry night filled with energy and passion
Mumbai (Maharashtra): It was a night of glitz and glamour, livewire performances and nerve-wracking decisions, as the winners of First India Queen were announced in a star-studded ceremony at Jade Ballroom, Hotel Sahara Star, Mumbai on Friday. With 30 finalists from across the country battling it out for the coveted title, the jury had a tough time choosing the top five.
Jagdeesh Chandra graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
The scintillating evening in the mesmerising land of picturesque beaches and the City of Dreams began by welcoming Jagdeesh Chandra, the man who made it possible for every young girl to dream big with confidence so that she may reach greater heights. While congratulating all the finalists, Jagdeesh Chandra welcomed the audience. He said, "We strongly wish to open the gates of opportunity in the fashion and entertainment industry for many deserving girls. First India and youth are natural allies and we promote talent for one and all.”
Famous anchor Simran Ahuja set the mood swinging by introducing the finalists of the First India Queen.
Special Guest for the evening, Deepak Agarwal, MD, Bikaji Group, on the occasion said, " The crown is an added privilege, I am sure the girls will take so much confidence from here. I am glad to be a part of the event." He further congratulated Jagdeesh Chandra and the First India family for the wonderful event.
First India Queen is a platform of inspiration, learning and stardom for a common girl from different parts of the country. The pageant celebrates inner beauty and talent as much as the physical appearance of any contestant, and hence it is instrumental in setting standards for evaluating and expressing the inner beauty of an Indian woman.
Many celebrities and dignitaries graced the mega event. Rajendra Jain (MD SVAR Group), Archana Kochhar (Fashion Designer), Parimal Mehhta (Founder- Blanckanvas Pvt Ltd), Dr. Priti Shenai (Skinworks), Roopmati Manere (Dy. Commissioner State Tax (GST) Thane), Aditi Jaggi Rastogi (Celebrity Fashion Designer), Jayanthi Ballal (Designer and Founder Mysore Fashion Week), Poonam Pandey (Actress), Ishika Taneja (Supermodel and Miss India winner), Shibani Kashyap (Singer), Raayo S. Bakhirta (Actor), Madhuri Bhosle (Founder- IRA), Karishma Modi (supermodel and actress), Akanksha Bhalla (supermodel and actress) and Nitinn R Miranni (Actor) were present as the honourable jury members.
On the occasion, various celebrities namely Riya Soni (Emerging Star), Pratik Sehajpal (Best Actor), Manish Raisinghan (Versatile Actor), Rajiv Adatia (Favourite Entertainer), Nikita Rawal (Glamorous Actress), Umar Riaz (Most Popular Actor), Vishal Kotian (People's Choice), Manit Joura (Charming Personality), Rehaa Khan (Style Icon), Sakshi Dwivedi (Sizzling Personality), Kenisha Awasthi (Fashion Influencer), Elli AvrRam (Best Versatile Actress), Kriti Verma (Most Promising Actress), Sara Khan (Best TV Personality) and Mrunal Jain (Most Stylish Actor) were also felicitated by First India.
Parimal Mehhta, Founder of Blanckanvas Pvt Ltd while congratulating the participants also thanked Jagdeesh Chandra and the First India team for giving them the opportunity to showcase this extravagant event.