TNI News Service
Webdesk, TNI Kolkata, 26th March, 2017: The auditions of Miss India (East Zone – West Bengal, Sikkim & Arunachal Pradesh) were concluded with the felicitation of the top three contestants, where the fbb / Big Bazaar Store Manager Mr. Sankar Banerjee presented a bouquet to each of the winning contestants. The finalists of fbb Colors Femina Miss India 2017 will undergo vigorous training from the best experts of the industry before the Grand Finale to be held in June. India’s most exciting, glamorous and credible beauty pageant is underway and continues its talent hunts in at fbb / Big Bazaar at Salt Lake City, Kolkata.
The auditions received an overwhelming response witnessing more than 80 contestants participating from all parts of the state. The encouraging response assured a wide coverage of the state, in terms of ‘talent scouting’. These auditions at the fbb / Big Bazaar stores were cheered and supported by fbb customers and the general public. The judge for the auditions included former Miss India (World) Priyadarshini Chatterjee, the first woman from North East India to represent India at Miss World 2016. With a new and improvised format, this year the Miss India in its 54th edition is touring to all 30 states of the nation and have to crown 30 state representatives who will then compete for the coveted Miss India crown. The top 3 of West Bengal and Sikkim and the top girl from Arunachal Pradesh have been given a golden ticket to the East zonal crowning ceremony to be held at Swissotel, Kolkata on 28th March.
Here the most deserving candidate from each of the 13 states i.e. Miss India Arunachal Pradesh, Miss India Assam, Miss India Bihar, Miss India Chhattisgarh, Miss India Jharkhand, Miss India Manipur, Miss India Meghalaya, Miss India Mizoram, Miss India Nagaland, Miss India Odisha, Miss India Sikkim, Miss India Tripura and Miss India West Bengal will represent their state at the grand finale which is going to be held in Mumbai in June. For the very first time, the pageant will host mentors for each zone who will guide the contestants to merit. To take charge of the proceeding for the East Zone we have none other than Actress and former Miss India Dipannita Sharma. She said “The girls who are chosen are beautiful and talented. I feel their inherent simplicity is their strength. I expect this strength to come forth and help them forge their path in the pageant”. Fface was the official talent partner for West Bengal Auditions of Miss India 2017. In this connection Mr. Neil Roy told TNI “In the earlier years it was only 10-15 participants and now after Fface entry, this time its 140-150 candidates, among which 80 became eligible for the auditions. It’s a record breaking achievement in West Bengal’s history”.
The details of the top winners from the states are as follows:
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