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Unique Times and DQUE presents Mrs South India 2023 title is now owned by Merin John along with Vaishali S from Tamilnadu as first runner-up and Shalu Raj from Tamil Nadu as second runner-up. Apart from this Priyadarsini Deepak from Kerala crowned as Mrs South India Classic 2023. The pageant was conducted on 16th January at Le Meridien, Kochi.

Pegasus Global Pvt Ltd MD, Jebitha Ajit, Pegasus Chairman, Ajit Ravi and Principal commissioner ministry of Finance New Delhi, Sreeram Bharath crowned the winners of Mrs South India pageant. 14 contestants were selected from around the South Indian states for the Mrs. South India competition. The contestants also had 1 week of grooming classes led by experts.

Regional Title Winners

Mrs Kerala Global – Sruthy K Nair
Mrs Karnataka – Minvy Ramesh
Mrs Tamilnadu – Shalu Raj
Mrs Telangana – Sravanthi Perakam
Mrs Andhra – Vaishnavi Reddy

Subtitle Winners

Mrs Solidarity – Dr Sravanthi Perakam
Mrs Fashionista – Arpitha Kariappa
Mrs Sensational – Keerthi Pai 
Mrs Diligent – Shalu Raj
Mrs Inspiring – Vaishali S
Mrs Vivacious – Minvy Ramesh
Mrs Shining Star – Soumya Saleedher
Mrs Ramp Walk – Merin John
Mrs Tenacious – Vaishnavi Reddy
Mrs Promising Model – Shalu Raj
Mrs Congeniality – Priyadarsini Deepak
Mrs Talent – Dr Sravanthi Perakam

The competition progressed in two rounds, Ethnic Round and Red Gown Round. The Mrs South India 2023 title winner earned a DQUE gift award of Rs. 1,00,000, and the first and second runners-up each received gift prizes of Rs. 60,000 and Rs. 40,000. Mrs. South India has taken a step toward joining the ranks of notable international pageants like Mrs Glam World, Mrs Asia Global and Mrs India Global.

Srini (International Director, Naturals), Jaya Mahesh (Fitness Therapist), Kripa Dharmaraj (Model and Founder of KDVSKG.COM) and Regi Bhaskar (Fashion Photographer) were on the judging panel. The winners of the subtitles were selected by a panel of eminent persons. The winners of Mrs South India were presented with a gold crown designed by Parakkat Jewelers.

Unique Times and DQUE are the main partners of Mrs South India 2023 organized by Pegasus. Naturals School of Makeup, Manappuram Finance Ltd, SAJ Earth Resorts and Convention Center, Alcazar, and Hecate Group of Companies are the powered by Partners.

Co-partners are Kalpana International, Aiswaria Advertisements, Vee Kay Vees Caterers, Photogenic Fashion and Weddings, Europe Times, UT TV, UT World, FICF, Green Media, Neenu Pro, Juzt Shine Family Fitness, Parakkat Resorts, Akshay Inco, Good Day Hotels and Resorts and JD Institute of Fashion Technology.

Archana A V from Kerala, Arpitha Kariappa from Karnataka, Keerthi Pai from Karnataka, Meenakshi Manohar from Tamil Nadu, Dr Meghana Reddy from Karnataka, Merin John from Kerala, Minvy Ramesh from Karnataka, Priyadarsini Deepak from Kerala, Shalu Raj from Tamil Nadu, Soumya Saleedher from Kerala, Dr Sravanthi Perakam from Telangana, Sruthy K Nair from Kerala, Vaishali S from Tamil Nadu and Vaishnavi Reddy from Andhra were the contestants

Mrs South India 2021 Press Release

Pegasus Event Production Company marks another milestone during this Covid 19 pandemic situation by organizing the 4th edition of Mrs South India. Tamilian Beauty Kripa Dharmaraj won the title Manappuram Mrs South India 2021. Dr SK Thiviya earned the Mrs South India 2021 First Runner-up title and Seema V Shetty won the Mrs South India 2nd Runner up title. Mrs South India 2021 was conducted on November 23rd at Le Meridian Kochi. Manappuram Finance Ltd MD and CEO, Shri V P Nandakumar and Ajit Ravi Pegasus, Founder and Chairman of Pegasus was also present.

Subtitle Winners

Mrs. Ramp Walk – Kripa Dharmaraj

Mrs. Talent – Nirubha Malarkodi

Mrs. Photogenic – Praveena B

Mrs. Popular – Dyna Christopher

Mrs. Social Media – Dyna Christopher

Mrs Congeniality – Susan Sunny

Mrs Pretty Hair – Maya Menon

Mrs Glowing Skin – Roohie Jaan

Mrs Dazzling Smile – Aiswarya Jayachandran

Mrs Personality – Dr Nishanthini Arun

Regional Title Winners

Mrs. Kerala Global – Aiswarya Jayachandran

Mrs. Tamilnadu – Kripa Dharmaraj

Mrs. Karnataka Global – Sneha

Mrs Andhra – Sunita Davala

Mrs Telangana – Rraxshmi Tthakur

The winners were crowned with a gold crown designed by Parakkat Jewelers. Shri V P Nandakumar crowned the winner. Hannah Reji Koshy (actress and model) C K Kumaravel (CEO and CO-founder of Groom India Salon & Spa Pvt Ltd) Deepa B Lal (model and beauty pageant winner) Shivani Rai (model and beauty pageant winner) was on the judging panel. The competition was organized according to the protocol set by the government in the context of the Covid spread.

The event is co-sponsored by Manappuram Finance Limited and DQUE. DQUE watches, VPS Lakeshore and Naturals, are ​​the Powered by Partner. The competition is organized to showcase the diverse and rich cultural values ​​of the country and to promote tourism. Co-partners are Unique Times, Sunny Paints, Parakat Resort, Kalpana International, Times New, UT World, Aishwarya Advertise, Absolute IAS Academy, Europe Times, UTTV, Green Media, and Juzt Shine.

Aiswarya Jayachandran From Kerala, Dyna Christopher From Kerala, Dr Hemamalini Rajinikanth From Tamil Nadu, Kripa Dharmaraj From Tamil Nadu, Maya Menon From Kerala, Nirubha Malarkodi From Tamil Nadu, Dr Nishanthini Arun From Tamil Nadu, Praveena B From Tamil Nadu, Rraxshmi Tthakur From Telangana, Roohie Jaan From Kerala, Seema V Shetty From Karnataka, Shyji Praveen From Kerala, Smitha Yohannan From Kerala, Sneha From Karnataka, Sunita Davala From Andhra, Susan Sunny From Kerala And Dr SK Thiviya From Tamil Nadu were the contestants.

Mrs South India 2020 Press Release

This is the first time in the country that beauty pageants have been held since the Covid-19 lockdown. The competitions were held in compliance with the Covid standards, strengthening survival in the wake of the Covid epidemic. The third edition of Manappuram Mrs South India have been successfully conducted at SAJ Earth Resorts, Kochi, Kerala, on 30th September.

Deepa Lal from Kerala has won the Manappuram Mrs South India 2020 title. Candida Andrade Halgekar from Karnataka has been awarded the first runner up title of the Mrs South India, and Dr Bhavna Rao from Tamil Nadu the second runner up title.  

This is the first time a beauty event has been organised in the country since the Covid-19 lockdown. Moreover, this is the first time the possibility of the virtual mode has been fully explored.
The winners of Mrs South India 2020 have been crowned by the founder of SCAAS, Mrs Shiney Justine.
At least eight women from the four South Indian states, such as Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Telangana, have participated in the Mrs South India.

The contestants from outside the state of Kerala, who were selected to participate in the Mrs South Indian contest, have participated in the event virtually through the digital platform, which has been arranged by the organiser.

In the beauty contests, not only the physical beauty of the contestants has been gauged, but also their intelligence, talents and social commitment have also been measured.

In the contests, the winners have been selected by the judging panels comprised of several acclaimed personalities in the fashion and modelling industry such as Lakshmi Menon (model), Archana Ravi (actress-cum-model), Hari Anand (designer) and Dr. Sajimon Parayil (fashion businessman).
The traditional saree round and red gown round are the two main rounds in the Mrs South India.

Mrs South India
Mrs Kerala India South: Inku Rahmath
Mrs Telangana India South: Kajal Rawtani
Mrs Tamil Nadu: Dr Bhavna Rao
Mrs Karnataka India South: Candida Andrade Halgejkar
Mrs Personality: Aswathi Renjith
Mrs Ramp Walk: Candida Andrade Halgejkar
Mrs Talent: Dr Bhavna Rao
Mrs Glamorous Look: Deepa Lal
Mrs Viewers’ Choice: Kajal Rawtani
Mrs Social Media: Dr Shiji Rineesh

The winners of the contest have been crowned with the golden crowns designed by Parakkat Jewellers.

Winners of Mrs South India win the opportunity to represent the region in several national and International beauty contests, such as Mrs India Global.

Manappuram Finance Limited and DQ are the main partner of the event, organised by SCAAS and Pegasus – which has around 20-year experience in the fashion industry. SAJ Earth Resort and Convention Center and Medimix are the powered by partners.

It is a proud moment, Pegasus is the first organiser which has excluded the infamous bikini round from its beauty contests. The company has carved a unique position in the fashion industry with its values. Miss South India, Miss Queen of India, Miss Asia and Miss Glam World are the other main beauty brands owned by the company.

The event is conducted to showcase the rich culture, tradition and values of this part of the country and to promote tourism.
Unique Times, Juzt Shine Family Fitness, ZOLA, Kalpana International, Parakkat Resorts, The Times New, UT World, Europe Times, Vee Kay Vees, UT TV, Buckler Paints and Beau Aesthetica are the event co-partners.

The event is conducted to showcase the rich culture, tradition and values of this part of the country and to promote tourism.
It is a notable fact that Pegasus, which is known for its deep respect to the concept of women empowerment, is governed by two women.

Kajal Rawtani (Telangana), Candida Andrade Halgejkar (Karnataka), Dr. Bhavna Rao (Tamil Nadu), Inku Rahmath L (Kerala), Deepa Lal (Kerala), Shiji M Rineesh (Kerala), Mary Jothi (Kerala) and Aswathi Renjith (Kerala) are the contestants of the Mrs South India 2020.

Notably, during the event, the organiser has strictly followed the Covid-19 protocol and directives, released by the authority to contain the spread of the Covid-19 outbreak.