#Femina Miss India

The official Instagram handle of Femina Miss India shared Singh's story in December 2020. (Photo credit: Instagram/@manyasingh993)

  • Manya Singh has recently been crowned as VLCC Femina Miss India 2020 runner-up
  • However, her childhood was filled with hardships with numerous nights spent without food and sleep
  • My blood, sweat, and tears have amalgamated into the courage to pursue my dreams, she said

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Manasa Varanasi works as a financial information exchange analyst. (Photo Credit: Miss India Team)

  • Manasa Varanasi has worked as a volunteer with 'Make A Difference', a child rights NGO
  • The 23-year-old also enjoys performing arts and knows Bharatnatayam and Sangeetam
  • She defines 'curiosity' as her best friend as it helped her face many fears 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The shortlisted finalists will be mentored by former beauty queen and actress Neha Dhupia (Photo credit: Instagram/nehadhupia)

  • Like each year, the pageant will explore talent from across the nation giving them a lifetime opportunity
  • The winner will represent India at the Miss World pageant
  • Also, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Dia Mirza complete 20 years of winning their Miss India titles, this year