Manushi Chhillar
Manushi Chhillar

Middle East News

After 17 Years, Manushi Chhillar Is Miss World 2017

Team Republic |

India won the crown after 17 years. 

In the grande final of Miss World 2017 pageant on Saturday in China, Indian contestant Manushi Chhillar brought home the prestigious crown. The last tme an Indian won the title was way back when Priyanka Chopra won it in 2000.  

She was crowned Miss World 2017 by last year's winner Stephanie De Valle of Puerto Rico. 

In the question answer round on being asked 'which profession deserves the highest salary and why', Manushi attributed her achievements to her mother and honoured motherhood. "A mother deserves highest respect and when salary, it is not about the cash. It is about the love and repect," said Chhilar. 

An answer that won hearts and of course impressed the judges as well.

(This is a developing story, more details to be followed)