Mumbai: Koyal Rana won the coveted Miss India 2014 crown at the 51st edition of the pageant, on Saturday, April 5. She was crowned winner among 24 gorgeous contestants from across the country.
Miss India 2013 Navneet Kaur Dhillion, and Miss World 2013 Megan Young felicitated Rana with the crown at the beauty pageant.
Jhataleka Malhotra, was crowned first runner-up by Sobhita Shulipala, and Gail Nicole Da Silva was crowned second runner-up by Zoya Afroz.
Koyal Rana hails from Jaipur, Jhataleka from Mumbai, and Gail from Goa.
Rana will represent India at the Miss World 2014 beauty pageant this year.
Gail Nicole Da Silva, Jhataleka Malhotra, Koyal Rana, Lopamudra Raut, and Nikhila Nandgopal, were the contestants who made it to the top 5 finalists.
Abhay Deol, Jacquline Fernandes, Vidyut Jamwal, Megan Young, Malaika Arora Khan, and Manish Malhotra were among the panel of judges. Singer/rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, and boxer Vijender Singh, were also on the panel.
Bollywood stars, Shahid kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor added glamour to the spectacular event.
The event was hosted by Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh, who was very entertaining and kept the audience going with his wit and humour.
Here’s a list of the of sub contest winners:
Miss Multimedia: Irshikaa Mehrotra
Miss Beauty With Purpose: Koyal Rana
Miss Fashion Icon: Jantee Hazarika
Miss Vivacious: Tenneti Joga Bhanu
Miss Healthy Skin: Koyal Rana
Miss Timeless Beauty: Gail Dasilva
Miss Adventurous: Yoshiki Sindhar
Miss Beautiful Hair: Nikhila Nandgopal
Miss Congeniality: Aarpita Kaur
Miss Active: Nikhila Nandgopal
Miss Lifestyle: Sathitya Jagannathan
Miss Talented: Deepti Sati
Miss Body Beautiful: Lopamudra Raut
Miss Rampwalk: Varsha Gopal
Miss Photogenic: Jantee Hazarika
Miss Beautiful Smile: Irshikaa Merhotra
Miss Waterbaby: Mansi Grewal
Miss Iron Maiden: Deepti Sati
Miss Sudoku: Malati Chahar
Miss National Costume: Jhataleka Malhotra...