|Malina Joshi stands tall as Miss Nepal 2011|
KATHMANDU: Brimming with confidence and oozing intelligence Malina Joshi sashayed her way to the prestigious Miss Nepal 2011 title beating 18 other gorgeous contenders on a cloudy evening in the Tribhuvan Army Officers’ Club in Kathmandu on Tuesday.
In a glitzy ceremony replete with glamour, beauty, talent, personality and poise, the much awaited Lux Hidden Treasure Miss Nepal 2011 unfolded to a packed audience. Suspense was in the air as the ceremony progressed to a resounding climax with the crowning of the brand new Miss Nepal.
Anupama Aura Gurung missed the title by a whisker to settle for first runner up. The second runner up place went to Sarina Maskey while Manisha Bista bagged the third runner up status. Neha Paudel finished as the fourth runner up.
Among the numerous other titles awarded, Anupama Aura Gurung walked away with Sunsilk Miss Beautiful Hair. Fair & Lovely Miss Beautiful Complexion went to Neeta Yogi. Manisha Bista captured Ganapati Miss Photogenic, Namrata Dahal glowed as Orbit Miss Personality, Hidden Treasure Miss Talent chose Bishnu Chemjong, Pratibha Shrestha dazzled as Close Up Miss Beautiful Smile, Annapurna Post Miss Popular Choice was bestowed on Neha Paudel and Madina Begum stood tall as Model Global Miss Perseverance.
Outgoing Miss Nepal 2010 Sadiccha Shrestha placed the crown on her brand new successor to deafening applause.
Miss Nepal 2011: Malina Joshi
1st Runner Up: Anupama Aura Gurung
2nd Runner Up: Sarina Maskey
3rd Runner Up: Manisha Bista
4th Runner Up: Neha Paudel
Sunsilk Miss Beautiful Hair: Anupama Aura Gurung
Fair & Lovely Miss Beautiful Complexion: Neeta Yogi
Ganapati Miss Photogenic : Manisha Bista
Orbit Miss Personality: Namrata Dahal
Hidden Treasure Miss Talent : Bishnu Chemjong
Close Up Miss Beautiful Smile : Pratibha Shrestha
Annapurna Post Miss Popular Choice: Neha Paudel
Model Global Miss Perseverance : Madina Begum