Manappuram Miss South India 2013: Press Release
The 10th edition of Manappuram Miss South India 2013 will be held at Lulu Convention Centre, Thrissur on 9th of January 2013. The Pageant aims to discover the freedom of expression and talent of the women of India. This edition of the pageant will bring together the youth of South India showcase South India in its entire splendor, its exciting blend of culture, tourist destinations and natural beauty to the entire world.
The Miss South India pageant is conceived and executed by Pegasus event Makers. Pegasus was established in the year 2000 as a proprietary firm. Initially the firm was into the event management alone. The idea of conducting beauty pageant under the title Miss South India was conceived in the year 2002 and the said title was crowned for the very first time in the same year.
The final event of the pageant consists of three and a half hour program with three sequences and cultural extravaganzas and will be directed by Ajith Ravi Pegasus. The Event would be judged by Miss World 1st runner up Ms. Parvathy Omanakuttan, South Indian Actor Mr. Babu Antony and Actress Ranjini (Chithram fame), Famous Tollywood Actress Ms. Nikitha Narayan, Famous Mollywood Actress Ms. Aishwarya Devan, Famous NRI fashion designer Mr. Sajimon Parayil and Media Personality Mrs. Toshma Biju,
In this edition of Miss South India, 16 contestants will walk the ramp on the grand finale. The grooming sessions will start on the 5th of January at PJ Princess, Vypeen, Cochin. These sessions will consist of yoga, meditation, personality development, catwalk, beauty tips, Photo shoot, Interaction, Talent search, etc.… This will help the contestants to enhance their strengths and overcome their weaknesses. Grooming section will be completely focused on the culture and tradition of South India. The girls are groomed by an expert panel of fashion choreographers and trainers – Mr. Arun Ratna of Fashion Runway, Mr. Sameer Khan of Elite Model Flattt; Ms. Valentina Ravi of Valen’s Model Management, Former Miss South India 1st runner up Ms Geethu Tony Chungath, yoga trainer Ms Nuthan and Jebitha Ajit, MD, Pegasus.
The stage for the eve is made to the reality by the team headed by Mr. Diliip of Akshay inco. The handmade Ribbon for the contestants, subtitles and title winners are designed by Mrs. Christeena Jomy, MD of X’tina’s design.
The winners will be getting a gold plated crown designed by Mr. & Mrs. Prakashan Parakkat. The title winner will win a Lakh rupee sponsored by Manappuram Group, the first runner up with Rs.50, 000/- sponsored by Riti Jewellery and second runner up with Rs.25, 000/- sponsored by MAcare. All the subtitle winners will be given with gifts.
Apart from the title winners, the other subtitles to win are Miss Beautiful Hair, Miss Beautiful Smile, Miss Beautiful Skin, Miss Beautiful Face, Miss Beautiful Eyes, Miss Congeniality, Miss Cat Walk, Miss Perfect 10, Miss Talented, Miss Viewer’s choice and Miss Photogenic. The three sequences include the designer saree round, Casuals and Black & black. The subtitles will be judged by a panel of expertise headed by Dr. Thomas Nechupadam.