Mehak Khanna wins Ms Elevate Diva 2022, Diyajyot Dhaliwal is first runner-up and Prableen Kaur and Shelley Kwatra are joint 2nd runners-up
A beauty pageant ‘Ms Elevate Diva’ was held at Elevate Wellness Club, Welcomhotel Bella Vista, Sector 5 here. The pageant was the precursor show for ‘Empower Diva 2022.’ The winners of Ms. Elevate Diva will sashay down the ramp in the ‘Empower Diva Walk’; at Hotel Ramada, Chandigarh-Zirakpur on May 7. Girls in the age bracket of 18 years and above took part in the pageant held today.
Twenty participants took part in the competition. While competing in the pageant Mehak Khanna was crowned Ms Elevate Diva and Diyajyot Dhaliwal was declared 1st runner-up while Prableen Kaur and Shelley Kwatra were adjudged joint 2nd runners-up.
Parvinder won the title of ‘Body Beautiful’, while the ‘Captivating Eyes’ title was bagged by Hariti, the ‘Luscious Hair’ title went to Shraddha Narang and Shreeny. Tanya got the title of ‘Scintillating Smile’, the title of ‘Perfect Walk’ went jointly to Ashisdeep Kaur and Omika Sachdev. A total of three rounds were held in the competition – casual, western and question & answer was the final round.
Elevate Wellness Club is supporting the event as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility(CSR) initiative. Raj Gupta, Founder of Elevate Wellness Club and President of Rotary, Zirakpur said, “We are proud to be associated with the ‘Ms Elevate Diva’ and ‘Empower Diva’ as the purpose of the events in the final analysis is to use the medium of fashion and glamour to help special children. The events are aimed at bringing special children on a common platform and give them a different exposure and bring joy in their lives. The amount collected from the event will be used for medications, workshops, education and family support to needy special children.”
Speaking on the occasion Sharmita Bhinder, Founder of the NGO Empower said, “The show was different from others as beauty with purpose was the criteria of today’s event which means a person should be beautiful from inside and from the outside too. Beauty has various forms and it is also about self-belief. Most importantly, the show is a fundraiser for special children by Empower NGO.”
The pageant was judged by Rachit Malhotra, Owner of Femina Luxe and a celebrity hair stylist, Nisha Luthra, Director, The Narrators Performing Arts Society, and Sharmita Bhinder , Founder, Empower NGO.
‘Ms Elevate Diva’ winners will become a part of ‘Empower Diva Walk’ on May 7 and it will be a big opportunity for the beauty pageant winners as they will get to participate alongside leading models and Miss and Mrs. India winners . Many celebrities from the fashion and glamour world will be present at ‘Empower Diva’. Some of them are Mansi Grewal, Miss India Finalist and Mental Health Counselor at Mansikta; Pooja Vahi, The Most Photogenic face of Mrs India Globe; Anita H Khanna, Bollywood and Pollywood Actor and Director; Yamini Singh, Indian Actor and Entrepreneur, Manya Pathak, Actress and Model, Isha Jamalta, renowned fashion model, and Neelam Garg, Model and President of NGO International Human Rights, Chandigarh.
Apart from Elevate Wellness Club, others who were associated with today’s event were First Cup as beverage partner, Welcomhotel Bella Vista as Hospitality partner, and Kaya Glow as beauty partner.