The curtain rises for the third season of MANAPPURAM MISS ASIA 2017, presented by Manappuram Finance Limited and organized by Pegasus Event Production, a beauty pageant that unveils the most beautiful women from Asia and Eurasian regions. This most prestigious event will be hosted at Gokulam Convention Centre, Kochi on November 21st 2017 at 6 pm. The pageant gives a platform for nearly twenty one poised beauties to represent their country and explore the great avenues of the fashion world in the future. Cera, Dque Watches, T-Shine and Unique Times Magazines are the prime partners of the event directed by Ajit Ravi, the founder and chairman of Pegasus Event Production Company.
Among the contesting beauties we have our very own Akanksha Mishra, who is the winner of Miss Queen of India Pageant, competing with the extremely gorgeous beauties across the sea. The eminent judging panel includes people who have established themselves as icons in the field of fashion, cinema and modeling in several national and international avenues. The show which consists of three rounds will portray the beauties in their National costume, followed by a costume based on the theme Black and finally, a White gown round which will highlight their purified self. The contestants have been groomed by extremely talented personals from the fashion world which includes Aileena Catherin Amon (2015 Miss South India), Sameer Khan (Fashion choreographer), Reji Bhaskar (Fashion photographer), Dr. Asha Biju (Skin expert), Sudakshana Thambi (Yoga trainer), Dr. Eldo Koshi (Smile expert), Jaseena Backer (Personality trainer) and Vipin Xavier (Fitness trainer) at Beaumonde The Fern in Kochi.
There is a huge prize money awaiting the crown holder, sponsored by the Manappuram Finance Limited, which includes a cash prize of rupees three lakh and a gold plated crown designed by Parakkat Jewelers, the most prominent brand in this arena. The prize money of one and a half lakh for the first runner up and one lakh for second runner up are sponsored by the Unique Times Magazine and WOW Factor respectively. Apart from the winners, the judging panel will also select Miss Beautiful Smile, Miss Beautiful Hair, Miss Beautiful Skin, Miss Beautiful Face, Miss Beautiful Eyes, Miss Talented, Miss Personality, Miss Cat Walk, Miss Photogenic, Miss Viewers’ Choice, Miss Perfect Ten, Miss Congeniality, Miss Social Media and Best National Costume.
The pageant, that offers a stupendous ground for the best in fashion, music and much more, is also aimed at spreading awareness against breast cancer. The Pegasus Chairman, Mr. Ajit has said that the organization will contribute an amount, which is equivalent to the money offered to the title winner, to those poor patients who are in need of financial assistance for their treatment, under the ‘100 Life Challenge’ scheme. This Humanitarian act by the organizers will surely bring out the worthiness of the show.