Thursday, June 13, 2024

Nagaland to participate in Miss Universe India; audition on July 2


The Beauty and Aesthetic Society of Nagaland (BASN) today said that the state will be participating in Miss Universe India for the very first time.
Making the announcement during a presser at Symphony Café here, BASN president Melekhoto Pucho today said that the audition for interested indigenous contestants of the state will be held on July 2 at Niathu Resort Chumukedima.
The audition will coincide with the official launching of Miss Universe Nagaland India.
Interested contestants (18 years and above) can start registering for the audition from tomorrow on the official instagram page of BASN.
Pucho informed that this will be a lifetime opportunity for the girls of Nagaland as the state got the franchise for Miss Universe India for the time and the audition has been necessitated as Miss Nagaland 2024 will be held in the month of December while the Miss Universe India pageant is scheduled for August.
He said that from next year onwards Miss Nagaland winner will get direct entry for the Miss Universe India pageant.
Nagaland got the franchise following Glamanand Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. obtaining the right for Miss Universe India after it announced expansion strategy and to discover talents across the nation through a state wise format, he said.
BASN media and information secretary, Sarah Konyak informed that Miss Universe India has appointed State Directors from all States of India by associating with State Pageants who can directly conduct pageants in their respective State under the banner of Miss Universe India. For Nagaland, BASN president Pucho has been appointed as the state director, she said.
Glamanand is the parent company to few of the biggest National and International beauty pageants headed by the chairman Nikhil Anand while Glamanand Group is one of the world’s biggest beauty pageant organizations owning various reputed beauty pageants and its network over 70 countries and owns the following National Beauty Pageants Glamanand Supermodel India, Miss Teen Diva, Miss Teen India, Mrs India, Mr India Universe, she said.
BASN finance secretary Veineinem Singson Haolai said the outfit requirements for the audition are shorts & black vest, body hugging black cocktail dress, pencil heels/stilettos (3 inches and above), light make-up, no glasses/lens, padded lingerie jewelry. She also informed that while there is no upper age bar, a contestant should be 18 years and above.
BASN also informed that registration fee for the audition will be Rs.1000 while spot registration will be done from 9:30 am to 10:30 am on the day. For online registration interested individuals can also contact 7641007449/7005284814.
BASN member Alem Ozukum was also present during the presser.
(Page News Service)