It was a dream come true for FBB Femina Miss India 2017 Manushi Chhillar when she was crowned Miss World 2017 at the 67th edition of Miss World 2017 pageant held on 18 November 2017 in Sanya City Arenam, China.
A medical student from Haryana, it was her dream to represent India at International platform “As a kid, I always wanted to participate in the competition but I never knew I would make it this far.”
“Winning the Miss World title was not just my dream, but also that of my family and friends. I know it’s going to be a journey that I will never forget.”
The 20-year-old also won the Head to Head Challenge and the Beauty with a Purpose title at the grand finale of the prestigious pageant.
Speaking about her Beauty with a Purpose Project Manushi says, “The cause is close to my heart, and in my own way, I have managed to make a difference to the lives of about 5,000 women.”
Manushi who is the 6th Indian to win the coveted crown, says, I want to show what India stands for and showcase the culture and values that I have been brought up with. I am going to make sure that the world remembers India,”