Kolkata hosts Femina Miss India auditions
Posted on Feb 17 2014 | IBNS
By Neha Ghosh, Kolkata, Feb 17 : Kolkata, yet again, had a great pool of talent to offer at the Femina Miss India auditions held here on Sunday.
The auditions brought a lifetime opportunity for the selected participants from Kolkata.
Out of 30 contestants top 12 will be selected on the Finale Miss India Kolkata 2014 on Feb 20.
The winner of Femina Miss India Kolkata will be fast racked to the Grand Finale.
The wild card entry winner Ayesha Ghosh, said, "I am a model by profession and I am happy to win this. From childhood I have been watching Sushmita Sen and Aishwarya Rai winning the crown, so I even aspired for the crown. I idolize Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra."
Miss India pageant is known for changing lives of many beauties like Aishwarya Rai, Priyanka Chopra and Diana Hayden among others.
Anu Ahuja, event director of Femina said, "The girls had a grueling schedule, they had to work for twenty four hours a day. I have a lot of expectations from the women of Kolkata."
The city auditions took place across 14 cities, with regional auditions in 3 cities.
There were two city pageants, one being in Delhi and the other in Kolkata that will culminate into the final round of auditions in Mumbai.