Manappuram Mrs South India on 30th September; Candida Andrade Halgekar to represent Karnataka
The third edition of Manappuram Mrs South India is scheduled to be organised at SAJ Earth Resort, Kochi, Kerala, on 30th September.
At least eight women from the four South Indian states, such as Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana, are expected to participate in the prestigious contest.
The winner of Mrs Karnataka India South, Candida Andrade Halgekar, will represent the state of Karnataka in the contest.
The contestants from outside the state of Kerala will participate in the event virtually through the digital platform, which will be arranged by the organiser for the contest on the day of the event.
This is the first time a beauty event is happening in the country since the Covid-19 lockdown. Moreover, this is the first time the possibility of the virtual mode is being explored.
In the contest, not only the physical beauty of the contestants is gauged, but also their intelligence, talents and social commitment are also measured.
Many acclaimed personalities in the fashion and modelling industry will be present at the judging panel of the contest.
The traditional saree round and red gown round are the two main rounds in the contest.
The online grooming session of the contest has begun on 23rd September. The session is handled by a team of experts in the industry.
Apart from the Mrs South India, Mrs South India first runner-up and the Mrs South India second runner-up titles, the Mrs Personality, Mrs Ramp Walk, Mrs Talent, Mrs Humaneness, Mrs Glamorous Look, Mrs Viewers’ Choice, and the Mrs Social Media titles are awarded.
The winners of the contest will receive the golden crowns designed by Parakkat Jewellers.
Manappuram Finance Limited is the main partner of the event, organised by Shiny Justine, the founder of SCAAS, and Pegasus – which has around 20-year experience in the fashion industry. DQ and SCAAS are other main partners of the event. SAJ Earth Resort and Convention Center and Medimix are the powered by partners.
It is a proud moment. Pegasus is the first organiser which has organised a beauty contest excluding the infamous bikini round. The company has carved a unique position in the fashion industry with its values. Miss South India, Miss Queen of India, Miss Asia and Miss Glam World are the other main beauty brands of the company.
The contest is conducted to showcase the rich culture of this part of the country and to promote tourism.
Unique Times, Juzt Shine Family Fitness, ZOLA, Kalpana International, Parakkat Resorts, The Times New, UT World, Europe Times, Vee Kay Vees, UT TV, Buckler Paints and Beau Aesthetica are the event partners.
Kajal Rawtani (Telangana), Candida Andrade Halgejkar (Karnataka), Dr. Bhavna Rao (Tamil Nadu), Inku Rahmath L (Kerala), Deepa Lal (Kerala), Shiji M Rineesh (Kerala), Mary Jothi (Kerala) and Aswathi Renjith (Kerala) are the contestants of the event.
Pic Courtesy: Pegasus Photography