Miss Nepal: 2015
The Miss Nepal contest is South Asia’s second oldest and ranks
Venue: Hotel Annapurna
19 contestants were selected from audition centres in Biratnagar, Pokhara, Chitwan, Birgunj, Nepalgunj and Butwal.
Fanta Miss Nepal World received Rs 100,000 while Fanta Miss Nepal Earth and Fanta Miss Nepal International received Rs 60,000 and Rs 40,000 respectively. Subtitle winners received Rs 15,000 each.
The event had to be postponed because of the demise of Nepal’s former prime minister Surya Bahadur Thapa.
Evana Manandhar of Kathmandu: Miss Nepal 2015 (i.e Miss Nepal World)
Dibyata Vaidya: 1st runner up (Miss Nepal Earth 2015)
Medha Koirala: second runner up (Miss Nepal International 2015)
Beauty with the Purpose: Rebika Chettri
Miss Personality: Evana Manandhar
Miss Friendship: Sonu Thapa Magar
Miss Bubbly; Nishma Choudhary
Miss Gosh Girl: Evana Manandhar
Miss Talent: Pooja Shrestha
Miss Popular Choice: Nuning Limbu (based on sms voting)
Miss Best Complexion: Nishma Choudhary
Miss Scholar of the Year: Sudipa Pathak
Miss Intellectual: Evana Manandhar
Miss Photogenic: Dibyata Vaidhya
Acknowledgement: Pradeep Singh, Nepali Blogger
1. Medha Koirala Born: 1995 An undergraduate. 5’ 5″ Belongs to Kathmandu Was vice-captain of Rosebud School Logged in 100 hours of social work in Pharping.
2. Rebika Chhetri Born: 1995 A graduate. 5’ 4″ Belongs to Lalitpur Has worked with the human trafficking survivor Chari Maya Tamang.
3. Shristee Bhattarai Born: 1994 A graduate. 5’ 4″ Belongs to Kathmandu
4. Puja Shrestha Born: 1993 A BBS 5’ 7″ Belongs to Tanahu
5. Priya Rani Lama Born: 1992 A BSc 5’ 5″ Belongs to Siraha. A student of Microbiology. A cricket and volleyball player of Janakpur Youth Club. Was 1st Runner up of Miss Purwanchal 2010. Has recorded a song.
6. Sujita Khanal Born: 1994 A graduate. 5’ 5″ Belongs to Rupandehi Participated in Miss Global Lumbini 2012 Bhairahawa.
7. Rita KC Born: 1995 Has a Diploma in Fashion Designing 5’ 4″ Belongs to Kaski
8. Sonu Thapa Magar Born: 1993 5’ 6″ A graduate. Belongs to Lalitpur Winner of Miss Global International 2012 and 2nd Runner-up in Miss Talent and Miss Friendship.
9. Anu Khadka Born: 1993 A BBAA graduate. 5’ 6″ Belongs to Jhapa
10. Sudipa Pathak Born: 1992 A graduate. 5’ 7″ Belongs to Chitwan A civil engineer.
11. Nishma Choudhary Born: 1994 An undergraduate. 5’ 6″ Belongs to Sunsari
12. Dibyata Vaidya Born: 1992 A BBA 5’ 6″ Belongs to Kathmandu A professional model. Winner of Hulas Little Lady Miss Photogenic 2003; 1st runner-up, Miss Photogenic in Miss Global 2012..
13. Prasansa Parajuli Born: 1993 Studying for B. Architecture 5’ 4.5″ Belongs to Chitwan
14. Evana Manandhar Born: 1992 A graduate. 5’ 4″ Belongs to Kathmandu The recipient of the Dean’s Excellence Award in Marketing and the International Student of the Year Award in the USA.
15. Durga Gurung Born: 1992 Has a BBA 5’ 4″ Belongs to Kaski Miss UK Nepal 2012.
16. Asina Poudel Born: 1994 An undergraduate at St Xaviers. 5’ 7″ Belongs to Kathmandu
17. Kripa Neupane Born: 1992 Has a BBA 5’ 6″ Belongs to Kathmandu
18. Shreeya Poudyal Born: 1993 BBA-BI 5’ 5″ Belongs to Kathmandu Winner of Miss Teen Nepal 2009.
19. Nuning Limbu Born: 1993 A graduate. 5’ 4″ Belongs to Lalitpur
Priya Rani Lama (Contestant No. 5) had also contested the 2010 edition of Miss Nepal where she won the Miss Beautiful Complexion title. Also, she is first runner up at the Miss Purbanchal-2010 event. Lama had also worked as the choreographer of the 2011 edition of the Miss Purbanchal beauty pageant.
Durga Gurung (Contestant No. 15) is the Miss UK-2012. She arrived here all the way from London to participate the competition.
Medha Koirala (Contestant No. 1), who had successfully showcased her theatre talent, participated in the Miss Nepal 2015. She had also participated previous event of Miss Nepal.
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