Asmi Shrestha becomes Miss Nepal 2016
A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.
Asmi Shrestha won the title of Miss Nepal 2016 at the beauty pageant’s grand finale held in Kathmandu on Friday evening. Shrestha was selected among 19 finalists. Evana Manandhar, Miss Nepal 2015, handed the crown to the new (21st) Miss Nepal Asmi Shrestha at the grand finale.
Roshani Khatri became the first runner-up crowned with the title Miss Nepal Earth 2016 while Barsha Lekhi was announced the second runner-up entitled with Miss Nepal International 2016. Shrestha will represent Nepal in the Miss World 2016 while the first and second runners-up will represent the country in Miss Earth and Miss International 2016 respectively.
Other contestants included Ashma KC, Kritima Rimal, Sajum Katuwal, Sachina Shrestha, Jubi Joshi, Ayushma Shrestha, Soniya Sharma, Anshu KC, Kusum Thapa Magar, Karuna Khadka, Anita Karki, Sandipa Limbu, Srijana Regmi, Prativa Dawadi, Namrata Shrestha and Prerana Adhikari.
This is the 21st edition of the Miss Nepal Pageant. According to the organizers, at least + 2 graduates and aged between 19 to 24 can take part in the pageant. Before it was 19 to 25.
Miss Nepal is a national Beauty pageant held every year basically in search of a personality that combines beauty, brain, confidence and a positive mind and also one who will be able to represent Nepal as its worthy ambassador to the outside world.