60 Contestant Took Part in the Grand Finale of Mrs Delhi - NCR 2018, Held at The Leela Ambience - Gurgaon
Glamour Gurgaon hosted the 3rd edition of Mrs Delhi - NCR, with 60 contests who walked the ramp to spread the message of ‘beauty with a cause’. Shortlisted from hundreds of aspirants who showed immense talent, intelligence, beauty and compassion, these finalists were prepared to walk the ramp after strenuous auditions and immersive training sessions.
Speaking about the contestants and the challenge they were put up to, organiser Barkha Nangia – Director, Glamour Gurgaon said, “In our journey to find Mrs. Delhi NCR, we have auditioned hundreds of aspirants from Delhi - NCR. These are married woman dedicated to themselves and everyone around her, who balances the shades of life with elegance and charm. Those who showed us the strength of character and a willingness to learn something new to make the best of life were brought forward to the final stage. We hope this pageant boosts awareness about breast cancer in our society.”
Among everything else, the drive to create awareness about Breast Cancer is the thread that bound the contestants together. All 60 finalists were keen to contribute to the society by running an awareness campaign in Delhi - NCR. They visited several offices, slums, parks and other public spaces to interacted with women and appealed them to “Show Your Care Be Aware” of breast cancer.
The Grand Finale of Mrs Delhi - NCR 2018, held at The Leela Ambience - Gurgaon on Sunday, 15th April 2018, saw the 60 contestants walking down the ramp for three rounds, in dresses by ‘Wedding Bells’. At the judges table, the celebrity jury included 90’s Bollywood fame Rahul Roy (lead actor in Junoon and Aashiqui), actor Arjun Faujdar (NH-8 Road to Nidhivan and Gurgaon movie 2017), Cosmetic specialist and wellness expert Dr. Rupali Chauhan, and Gurpreet Seble- International Educator and Nail Expert from USA who introduced India to the artificial nail industry in 2004.
At the conclusion of an exciting evening filled with beauty and awareness, Mrs. Akanksha Gupta from group A and Mrs. Shelly Soni from group B was crowned Mrs Delhi - NCR 2018, while Mrs. Megha Bahl and Mrs. Anu Malik both from group A were declared runners-up and from group B Mrs. Megha Grover was 1st runner up and Mrs. Mitali Jaiswal was crowned as 2nd runner up.
The pageant, design and managed by Glamour Gurgaon - a company owned by Barkha Nangia, is the embodiment of womanhood in the modern world. With an aim to showcase the beauty and talent of these enthusiastic ladies, Mrs. Delhi NCR 2018 also strives to empower them to be better contributors to the society.