MISS INDIA USA 2021: Vaidehi Dongre of Michigan has won the title of ‘Miss India USA 2021’. Arshi Lalani of Georgia was chosen as the runner up of this competition, while Meera Kasari of North Carolina came third. Diana Hayden, the winner of the 1997 Miss World title, was the chief guest and chief judge of this competition. In this, 61 participants from 30 states of America took part. During this, the winners were chosen in three different categories ‘Miss India USA’, ‘Mrs India USA’ and ‘Miss Teen India USA’. The winners of all three categories have also been given tickets to take part in the world competition to be held in Mumbai.
Vaidehi Dongre, 25, graduated in International Studies from the University of Michigan. She works as a Business Development Manager in a big company. Along with ‘Miss India USA 2021’, Vaidehi also won the title of ‘Miss Talented’ for her brilliant performance of Kathak dance. After her victory, Vaidehi said, “I want to leave a positive and far-reaching impact in the society. At the same time, I want to work on the issues of women’s economic independence and their education.”
Competition runner up Arshi Lalani is suffering from brain tumor
The runner up of the competition, Arshi Lalani also impressed the judges with her brilliant performance and confidence. 20-year-old Lalani is suffering from brain tumour. Let us tell you that the well-known NRIs Dharmatma Saran and Neelam Saran in New York started this competition under the banner of ‘Worldwide Pageants’ about 40 years ago. ‘Miss India USA’ is the longest running Indian beauty pageant outside India.