A 19-yr-old college student Anukreethy Vas from Tamil Nadu is the new Femina Miss India 2018.
She will now represent India at Miss World 2018, where Manushi Chhillar bagged the crown in last year’s paegent.
The new Femina Miss India 2018 was crowned in a grand ceremony in Mumbai hosted by filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Ayushmann Khurrana.
It need be mentioned that Anukreethy Vas was previously crowned fbb Colours Femina Miss Tamil Nadu.
She beat 30 contestants to bag the top honour in front of a judges panel.
The judges panel also included Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar, who later awarded Anukreethy Vas her crown.
The other winners included Meenakshi Chaudhary from Haryana as the first runner-up while Shreya Rao Kamavarapu from Andhra Pradesh secured the second runner-up position.
The judges panel included cricketers Irfan Pathan and KL Rahul and Bollywood actors like Malaika Arora, Bobby Deol and Kunal Kapoor.
Manushi Chhillar, along with Miss United Continents 2017 Sana Dua, and Miss Intercontinental 2017 Priyanka Kumari, crowned their respective successors.>