India’s Manushi Chhillar on Saturday won the Miss World 2017 crown in China. The 21-year-old from Haryana, who is a medical student, edged out top five contestants from England, France, Kenya and Mexico. The announcement about Chhillar winning the Miss World crown was also made on the pageant’s official Twitter handle as well as on its Facebook page. “The winner of Miss World 2017 is Miss India Manushi Chhillar,” the tweet said. The first and the second runners-up were Miss England Stephanie Hill and Miss Mexico Andrea Meza.
Chhillar is the sixth Indian to win the crown, which was first won by Reita Faria back in 1966.
Haryana Girl Manushi chillar won the Miss World 2017 title , 17 years after Priyanka Chopra in 2000.
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