Sini Shetty from Karnataka, a staunch believer in hard work, commitment, and faith, has accomplished something that thousands of Indian girls aspire to. Yes, on July 3, 2022, this 21-year-old Mumbai native was crowned Femina Miss India 2022 at the Jio World Convention Centre.
Sini Shetty, who looks up to Priyanka Chopra as a role model, is all set to represent India at the prestigious 71st Miss World pageant. Manasa Varanasi, Femina Miss India 2020, crowned Sini Shetty and carried forward the prestigious title.
Competing against Rubal Shekhawat (1st runner-up) and Shinata Chauhan (2nd runner-up), Sini managed to emerge victorious in the star-studded event. Stars like Kriti Sanon, Rajkummar Rao, Anu Ahuja, Lauren Gottlieb, and others attended the event. Talking about the jury panel, it was attended by Mithali Raj, Shiamak Davar, Rahul Khanna, Rohit Gandhi, Malaika Arora, Dino Morea, and Neha Dhupia.
Of course, becoming Miss India is not easy, especially given the high level of competition. To be honest, the level of competition to be crowned Miss India is now quite high, and it is only expected to rise further. But if you want to compete in the Femina Miss India 2023 pageant, you can find the Femina Miss India 2023 eligibility criteria and audition process here.
Let us be familiar a little more about the Femina Miss India 2022 Sini Shetty:
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Sini Shetty Family & Education
Sini, who was born in Mumbai to Hema Shetty (Mother) and Sadanand Shetty (Father), has always had a passion for activities such as dancing and singing. The proud Indian model considers her grandmother to be the most influential person in her life, whom she has always looked up to in times of adversity. She even stated that her grandmother’s offerings and guidance helped her become who she is today.
Above all, she admits that her family has been a support system for her since the beginning of her career.
Despite her preference for dancing, the beauty sensation also holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance. She is also pursuing the persuasive CFA program.
Here are a few lesser-known facts about Sini Shetty
- Sini is a Bharatanatyam dancer. She had a strong desire to become a dancer, which she turned into a full-time career.
- Sini graduated from St. Dominic Savio Vidyalaya in Mumbai.
- Sini describes herself as a hustler who is also empathetic, tenacious, and hardworking.
- Sini has appeared in advertisements for well-known brands such as Pantaloons, Free Fire, and Airtel.
- Sini Shetty’s other titles include Times Miss Body Beautiful, INIFD Miss Talented, and Miss Karnataka.
Sini takes Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra as her inspiration
When asked who she looked up to as an inspiration, she mentioned Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra. “When you look up to a person some of their words get stuck by you. The aspiration value increases, I remember hearing an interview of hers where she stated, ‘Don’t try to squeeze into a glass slipper. Instead, shatter the glass ceiling.’ I have been a fan ever since,” she said of the 2000 Miss World.
The kind of history and legacy that the Miss India pageant has is quite surreal and inspiring. Sini Shetty went above and beyond this year to lift the winner’s trophy. We can only cross our fingers and hope that Sini is also crowned Miss World 2022. Best wishes, Sini Shetty; keep moving forward.
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