Tharoor comes under flak for tweet on Miss world Manushi, apologises

20 November, 2017, 03:05 | Author: Eleanor Thompson
  • India's Manushi Chhillar is Miss World 2017

But on 18th November 2017, Manushi Chillar was crowned to be the 6th Miss World from India and the first after Priyanka Chopra's 2000 win.

Saturday marked the Miss World pageant's return to Sanya, on southern China's Hainan Island, for a seventh time, where the event was last held in 2015.

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17 long years later we are back again with the crown of Miss World. She went on to pick the "Miss Haryana" title in April this year followed by the coveted Femina Miss India title in June this year.

On winning the crown, Manushi said, "The feeling is still sinking in and I am excited to make India proud".

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"Best wishes to Manushi Chhillar for winning the Miss World title".

Manushi Chillar topped out of the final top five contestants from England, France, Kenya and Mexico.

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The finalists were declared on their official Facebook and Twitter handles. "I think a mother deserves the highest respect and when you talk about salary it's not always about cash but I feel it's the love and respect that you give to someone". My mother has been a huge inspiration to me. Manushi Chillar, the Miss World 2017, has been bagging beauty titles in the past one year even while pursuing her course in medicine in an all-girls medical college in Haryana's Sonepat district. "I think it is the job of a mother that deserves the biggest salary".

Her parents, Dr Mitrabasu Chillar and Dr Neelam Chillar, who were with her in Sanya when she was crowned Miss World, are both doctors working in health institutes in New Delhi.

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Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala, who is an MLA from Haryana, also congratulated her.

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