GTC presents Eva India 2018 powered by Hospitality India. The glamorous journey of 2018’s Eva India has come to the end. With beauties from all over the country participating and showcasing their talent to be on top, Eva India organized its grand finale recently. It was a huge success in the field of glamour and beauty. Ms. Niharika Pahwa was declared the winner of this grand and glamorous competition. The grand finale took place on 21st December 2018 in Vivanta by Taj Hotel, Dwarka. The event was covered and commercialized by major media and entertainment networks.
The event became more enthusiastic and successful with the esteemed presence of judges Salman Khurshid, Vinod Bachchan Bollywood Producer, Sunny Singh, Actor (Sonu ke titu ki sweety), Akshay Sethi, Greesh Bindra, Shibani Kashyap, Rosy Ahluwalia, Simran Ahuja, and Satyajeet Rajan, IAS Officer
Mrs. Rajni Kalra, Curator, and Director – EVA INDIA 2018 and Executive Editor, Hospitality India & Explore the World, said, “Eva India is an initiative to empower the girls in all aspects of life and not just blindly follow the patriarchy. It is a platform to encourage the girls of our society to come out from their comfort zones and challenge the world with their immense knowledge and their willpower to conquer the unseen obstacles. I wish all my success to all the beautiful girls initiating their participation”. A feminist, Mrs. Kalra is a strong advocate of women empowerment and every year, through this pageant, hopes to provide young women with a grand shot to a brilliant future.
We came to the final showdown after a long and struggling journey of transformation by all girls with our partners and experts. The pieces of training, visits, photoshoots made them how they were presented on the finale. The beauties that took on the stage and were declared winners of India’s biggest beauty pageant are as follows:
Winner: Ms. Niharika Pahwa
1st Runner Up:Ms. Rukaiya
2nd Runner Up: Ms. Neha Vishwkarkarma
All of them bagged their title after a lot of hard work and dedication.
The beauty contest encompassed most coveted titles and various nominations. Miss Catwalk was bagged by Neha Vishwkarkarma Miss Congenial was by Niharika Pahwa, Miss Tourism was bagged by Devika Parek etc. and other subtitles bagged by different contestants. These awards were strategically assessed by experienced industry artists and celebrities, ensuring that the awardees are the best-in-class.
Eva India 2018 was all about the spirit of healthy competition, exposure and above all celebrating Beauty with Brains. The pageant was brought by DLK Publications Pvt. Ltd., a publication firm, known in the Hospitality Industry for magazines like Hospitality India.
The auditions for Eva India 2018 were held both offline and online covering all the states of our country. Both offline and online auditions filtered state winner and top contestants who performed with their beauty and brain on the grand finale. With so many unparalleled talents, it was even hard for judges to pick the best from all those who participated in the finale. The grand and glamorous finale event hosted almost 900 attendees who were majorly associated with Bollywood and Glamour Industry.
The grooming sessions of all the finale contestants were conducted in 5-star luxury hotels including Crowne Plaza Greater Noida, Marriott Group of Hotels, IHG Group of Hotels, Leela Group of Hotels, Taj Group of Hotels, Oberoi Group of Hotels, and Carlsons Rezidor Group of Hotels. Top 3 winners were provided with the gifts worth Rs.5 Lakhs, 2 Lakhs, and 1Lakh respectively.
Girls representing each state were part of promotional activities that were carried out by states they are representing. A specific round was held for all girls in the finale in which they were dressed in their traditional outfits. These outfits were sponsored by the textile industry of the specific Government whose state she is representing in the finale.
The grand and glamorous platform of the finale witnessed the best participants who had the everlasting flame within them. For all those who missed this golden opportunity to shine in India’s biggest beauty pageant, Eva India will come back next year with more pomp and show to find the country’s best beauty and glamour.