Like every year 20 deserving finalists were selected for the Pantaloon’s Femina Miss India 2012 who were groomed for one whole month before they are ready to take on the world.
This year the journey of Femina Miss India did not start from Mumbai but from God Om’s country Kerela where the girls were given a truly traditional Kerela style welcome at the Carnoustie beach resort and Ayurvedha spa. The relentless of the mentor and the creative director of Femina Miss India Mark Robinson’s efforts transform the country’s ordinary girls into dazzling divas. Regardless of winning the crown, every girl had a winning spirit and the feeling of achievement after their one month training at the Femina Miss India 2012 grooming session.
Ramp walk trainer Alisia Rao, Maybeline makeup expert Namrita Sonhi, official photographer Dablu Ratnani and the nutrition expert Namita Jen all worked with the girls to bring in them all the qualities required to become a perfect Femina Miss India 2012.
Pantaloon’s Femina Miss India 2012 contest was held at Bhavan’s Ground, Andheri on March 30th 2012. After one month’s long hard work and the 20 finalists were judged by a panel of judges at the final contest. Femina Miss India 2012 contest had a number of rounds to judge all the possible aspects of these girls and make sure that the winners have all the qualities a perfect Miss India needs to have. These girls were judged on the basis of style, attitude, intelligence, confidence, beauty and fitness. The panel of judges includes Sonali Bendre, Sonam Kapoor, Sonu Nigam, Rohit Shetty and Harbhajan Singh.
The winners were Vanya Mishra (Pantaloons Femina Miss India World 2012), Prachi Mishra (Pantaloons Femina Miss India Earth 2012), Rochelle Maria Rao (Pantaloons Femina Miss India International 2012).
The winners of Pantaloon’s Femina Miss India 2012 were crowned by Pantaloons Femina Miss India World 2011 Kanistha Dhankhar, Pantaloons Femina Miss India Earth 2011 Hasleen Kaur, Pantaloons Femina Miss India International 2011 Ankita Shorey. These winners were also given away brand new cars by Mr Kamal Basu, Head Marketing Skoda Auto India Private Limited.
Vanya , Miss India World 2012 in an interview talked about her feelings and said that her life has changed completely after the win. “I can feel the power and the popularity that has come with the title. I am enjoying the sudden attention that is being showered upon me,” she told media with excitement. Like any other ordinary girl turned extra ordinary the feeling is absolutely overwhelming for all the three winners.
Though Vanya has realized her childhood dream she believes that a lot is yet to be achieved. Her attitude to move forward and widen her horizons is what India needs. She is undoubtedly a deserving Miss India World 2012 and the perfect representative of India.