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Manushi Chhillar wins Miss world title ending dry spell of 17 years for India

Manushi Chhillar wins Miss world title ending dry spell of 17 years for India
Written by Shilpi Gupta

On Saturday, Indian’s Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss world 2017 title in a grand event at Sanya, China, which also ends 17 years dry spell of India. Haryana’s beauty Manushi Chhillar is a medical student who wants to become a cardiac surgeon, she took a one-year break from her medical studies to focus on representing India at the international pageant. Manushi Chhillar victory brings the proud moment to a nation from PM Narendra Modi to Haryana CM Manoharlal Khattar everyone congratulating 20 years Manushi. The victory also brings the self-confidence and inspire girls of Haryana. It is an eye-opening moment for those for the orthodox society of Haryana and other parts of India which believes that girl education is not necessary, and treat them like household stuff.

In the question round of the beauty pageant in glittering event, the question for Haryana girl was, ‘what profession you thought, deserved the highest salary?’. Her response, which led her to win the Miss World 2017 crown, was: “Only mother deserves the highest salary”. Manushi said,“A mother deserves the highest respect. It’s not always about cash but also the love and respect that we give to someone. My mother has been a huge inspiration to me. I think the job of a mother deserves the biggest salary.” 

So far India has won Miss world 6 times.The first lady to crowned miss world was 1966 – Reita Faria,1994 – Aishwarya Rai, 1997 – Diana Hayden, 1999 – Yukta Mookhey, 2000 – Priyanka Chopra, 2017 – Manushi Chhillar

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Shilpi Gupta

Food Technologist by Profession and Blogger by Destiny. love to write articles on food technology, spirituality and social issues.

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