First north east woman to represent India at Misses World 2017, USA

| Updated: May 09, 2017 22:39 IST

Jorhat, (Assam), [India], May 9, (ANI): In the recently held South Asia 2017 beauty pageant, an event organized under Misses India TM, Mrs Reshita Baruah from Jorhat represented Assam and brought laurels by winning the coveted title of "Ms India World 2017" held in Gurgaon, from 22nd-25th April. Baruha will now become the first lady from the north east to represent India in international beauty pageant, "Mrs World, 2017" in Seattle, USA to be held from May 26th to 29th 2017. Baruha told ANI, "I always wanted to do something different and be a part of the glitterati fashion world, but then, I prioritized and preferred education to modeling." Reshita has acquired a masters degree from Bangalore University and has also been awarded a fellowship for her Ph.D research. She desires to actively participate in social causes, creating awareness among people regarding the importance of girl child education and sustainable development. Four contestants were selected in regular category to represent India at different international platforms. Besides Reshita, Suhasini Sudan Maheswari will represent India in Mrs South East Asia Universe, Amisha Chaudhary in Mrs India United Nations and Shalu Punetha in Mrs Asia United Nations. Misses India TM is the only company in India which is associated with Mrs. Universe, Mrs. Earth, Misses United Nations and Mrs. Universal. Mrs South Asia 2017 is one of the most highly regarded beauty pageants in India for married women. It is not just a beauty pageant, but a vision and a dream which celebrates the essence of being a woman. Mrs South Asia and Mrs India Home Makers are two platforms that have garnered love and respect from all over. They are getting recognized by many international platforms as well. (ANI)

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