Aditi Shetty : Miss South India 1st runner up
Where have you studied and from where? What’s your MUMBAI connection? When did you start modeling? What was the turning point when you decided to take up modeling?
I am a Mass Media graduate from Jai Hind College Mumbai. I am a Manglorean settled down in Mumbai. I am modeling since 2 years now. I always wanted to enter the entertainment world be it modeling, acting or dancing. As I entered my college life I started modeling.
How did you hear of this pageant and what do you think was the tough part in winning it?
I was lucky to get a direct entry to MISS SOUTH INDIA 2014 as I was the winner of MISS MANGALORE 2013.It was a very tough competition all 16 girls were pretty, confident and focused.
Tell me a little more on yourself? What are your hobbies/your height/your other interests? What is your ambition?
I am a very bubbly, outgoing and a person full of life. I have great passion towards dancing and I am a trained dancer by renowned choreographer Shiamak Davar. My height is 5 feet 5.5 inches. My ambition is to be a top model.
How are you as person? What are the normal things you like to do like any other girl? Now that you have won this pageant, how do you think life’s changing for you?
I am a very ordinary girl. Like every other normal girl I like spending time with my family and friends and enjoy my life. Winning this pageant is the first step towards my career. I have got a lot of exposure and a chance to showcase my talent on this prestigious platform.
Any fun incident during the pageant you can recall? Also share anything you learnt and will always remember for life?
I had amazing time with all the contestants and I was the naughty one and had my partners in crime playing pranks on everybody. The things I learnt and I feel is very important is to be a good listener and to be patient.
What are the plans ahead? What are the endorsements/travels/assignments you’re signing up for now?
I have recently featured in a TV commercial with Illeana Dcruz, currently working on a few modeling assignments. Got selected for Miss Queen of India.