20 contestants are selected for final round of “Miss Universe Nepal” to be held in Kathmandu.
Bipana Adhikari, Dikshya Khati, Aakriti Manandhar, Samana Karki, Priyanshu Mahat, Sristi Hada, Jasmine Khadka, Monika Chaudhari, Aju Anmol Chhetri, Sristi Tamang, Monalija Parajuli and Riju Khadka are among the contestants. Similarly, Ayusnova Dhungana Chhetri, Menuka Chaudhari, Sofia Bhujel, Rajani Mishra, Rupsi Shrestha, Orativa Maharjan and Aashma Kc are among the other finalists.
The top 20 will further compete for top 10 which will include winners of Social Impact Leader and People Choice award category. The winners of this year will receive grand prize of Rs 1 million and a scooter. The winner will also get an opportunity to participate in “Miss Universe” pageant.
Nagma Shrestha, director the event informed that the competition is planning to include married, pregnant and divorced women as contestants from next edition.