Making Kannadigas smile, Sini Shetty from the state has been crowned the winner of the Femina Miss India World 2022. She was declared the winner at a grand finale of the VLCC Femina Miss India contest held in Mumbai on Sunday.
While Rajasthan’s Rubal Shekhawat emerged as Femina Miss India 2022 first runner-up, Uttar Pradesh’s Shinata Chauhan was declared the second runner-up. Among the jury panel included actors Malaika Arora, Neha Dhupia, Dino Morea, designers Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, choreographer Shiamak Davar, and former cricketer Mithali Raj.
Issuing a statement, the organisers of the pageant said that they had launched a nationwide hunt in hybrid format with the aim of finding prospective talents from all over the country. The scouting drive and interviews resulted in the shortlisting of 31 state winners.