DEC 31, 2011 Kathmandu – MISS Nepal SAMRIDDHI RAI won the title “Miss Personality” at MISS TOURISM QUEEN INTERNATIONAL 2011 held at Qujiang International Exhibition Center, Xi’an, CHINA on 27th of December.
She was also been awarded as 2nd runner up for the Miss Talent title as well as she got the opportunity to performed at grand finale. For the talent round Samriddhi was seen singing ‘Someone Like You’ by Adele. There were 100 countries participated in the contest including Nepal.
Some of The Pictures Of Samriddhi Rai.
Due to delay from the organizer’s part, the world pageant postponed for a year. Samriddhi Rai represented Nepal in the coveted contest which is also the third grand slam beauty pageant of the world.
Samriddhi Rai, 24, also Former Editor for a youth magazine Teenz and Previously she had participated in Miss Teen Nepal (2006) and was a Second Runner-Up. Samriddhi has also done a short cameo in Nepali movie Sano “Sansar” which was directed by Alok Nembang.
In her journey in the contest she got help from some of the big names in the industry like Malvika Subba, (Miss Nepal 2000) who’s clothing line House of Alternative Apparels has furnished her with a few attires. Oodni boutique, Kupondole, designers Nilima Maden, Swornim Rai and female rock singer Abhaya Subba too has designed some clothes for Samriddhi and has been grooming and preparing for the pageant at Lesthetix- a makeup and grooming studio by Sakil Kunwar.
MTQI 2011 FINAL RESULTS:
WINNER – THAILAND – Kantapat Peeradachainarin
2nd place – FERNANDO DE NORONHA – Jeanine Castro
3rd place – BELARUS – Mariia Ovechkina
4th place – CHINA (North) – Wang Lu
5th place – TANZANIA – Nelly Almas
This is not a major title as there have been many occasion Nepal participated in such competition and its reflects some progress on the scenario.