Manushi Chhillar Returns To Mumbai. Look What She Told Those Who Went To See Her At The Airport!

What a proud moment for India as Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar returns to India after winning the crown. The beauty queen has a heartfelt message for her well-wishers

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Manushi Chhillar Returns To Mumbai. Look What She Told Those Who Went To See Her At The Airport!

Manushi Chhillar is back! The Miss World 2017 arrived in Mumbai late last night amidst heavy security and much fanfare. The beauty queen had a number of well-wishes waiting and was welcomed with a traditional Indian aarti.

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Manushi Chhillar

Overwhelmed with the love, she sent out a special message which read, “I thank each and every one who came to welcome me, it was over whelming and I am grateful for your support. Thank you for showering me with all your love.”

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Manushi Chhillar

For those who have come in late, it is after 17 years that a Miss India has won the prestigious title of Miss World -- Priyanka Chopra had won the title in 2000.

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Manushi Chhillar

Soon after her win, former pageant winners such as Sushmita Sen, Priyanka Chopra, Lara Dutta and Dia Mirza sent out their wishes.

Manushi hails from Haryana. She was previously crowned Femina Miss India 2017. Chhillar took part in the Femina Miss India 2017 competition, representing the state of Haryana. During the competition, she was crowned Miss Photogenic, and went on to win the competition as well, earning the right to represent India at the Miss World 2017 competition.

Manushi Chhillar was born on 14th May, 1997 to doctor parents in Haryana. Her father, Dr. Mitra Basu Chhillar, is a scientist at the Defence Research and Development Organisation, while her mother, Dr. Neelam Chhillar, is an associate professor and department head of neurochemistry at the Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences.

Chhillar studied at St. Thomas' School in New Delhi, and was pursuing a medical degree at the Bhagat Phool Singh Government Medical College for Women in Sonipat. She is a trained Kuchipudi dancer. Chhillar has also attended the National School of Drama.

Manushi is the sixth Indian woman to win Miss World.

 

Image Source : Manav Manglaani