#MissIndia

Florida, May 17 (PTI) Andrea Meza of Mexico has been crowned Miss Universe for the year 2020, besting contestants from 73 other countries, including Miss India Adline Castelino, who came in ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Manika is going to represent India at Miss Grand International 2020 scheduled to take place on March 27 in Thailand. (Photo credit: Instagram/Manika Sheokand)

  • In an interview with Opoyi, she says that she was shocked to know how the second girl child is treated in her state 
  • When I was born, my family had to face the same experience from society, she says
  • Manika is going to represent India at Miss Grand International 2021

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Originally from Uttar Pradesh, Manya says her family always told her that if she wanted to study, she must fund her own education. (Photo credit: Instagram/ManyaSingh)

  • Manya Singh's story is that of resolve, of defying odds and succeeding by sheer hard work and determination
  • Her father was against her modelling profession and had no idea what beauty queens were till his daughter became one
  • The beauty queen narrates the story of a Re 1 coin, how she got it and why she has saved it all these years