Atlanta, GA: In a well contested finale, Mrs. Arthy Saravanan of Toronto, Canada was crowned Mrs. India International 2014 in the pageant finals on May 3 at the prestigious Crowne Plaza Atlanta Perimeter at Ravinia in Atlanta. Arthy is elated to be India’s ambassador and feels honored to represent India at the Mrs. International Pageant 2014 to be held in Florida in July.
Mrs. Vanija Kallur, of Battle Creek, Michigan, USA was declared the first runners up and Mrs. Zeenat Wise of Flowery Branch, GA, USA was declared the second runner up after two days of scoring rounds of interview, fitness wear, ethnic wear and evening gown, judged by a competent panel of judges.
The final show was graced by Bollywood actress Preeti Jhangiani, Chairman of the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners, Charlotte J. Nash, Georgia Representative Dar’shun Kendrick and Solicitor General to Forsyth County – Donna Gopaul.
The new Mrs India International was crowned by Preeti Jhangiani, Mrs. Adrita Khanna, Director of the Mrs. India International 2014 Pageant and Mrs. India International 2008 and Ranjith Varadarajan – Arthy’s husband. The crowning was the culmination of an entertaining evening where the top twelve finalists competed for the coveted crown.
The guests, an involved and encouraging crowd, enjoyed the finals which also included songs by Shergeel Khan and Geeta Khanna, dance performances by Shiv’s Institue of Dance and a fashion show.
Mrs. Shaveta Jain – Mrs. India International 2012 and Shahid Ali were the Masters of the Ceremony.
Mrs. Kamini Jain – Mrs. India – Suwanee International 2013 and Mrs. Sheetal Pandit – Mrs. India Alpharetta International 2013 crowned the following City Crown winners, selected during the pageant year 2014:
Mrs. Arthy Saravanan- Mrs. India – Toronto International 2014 Mrs. Ruchika Sharma – Mrs. India – Hyderabad International 2014 Mrs. Kareena Gehi – Mrs. India – Dubai International 2014
Mrs. Atreyee Das- Mrs. India – Jersey City International 2014
Mrs. Garima Jha – Mrs. India – Ranchi International 2014
Mrs. Vedika Waghmare – Mrs. India – Wardha International 2014
Mrs. Sonia Balwani – Mrs. India – New Delhi International 2014
Mrs. Maya Singh – Mrs. India – Delhi International 2014 could not be crowned due to logistic issues with her crown and sash.
Mrs. Priya Gupta – Mrs. India Chennai International 2014 could not attend pageant finals on due to family commitments.
The following segment winners were crowned by Ani and Kiran Agnihotri.
Mrs. Laxmi Gupta – Mrs. India Personality International 2014
Mrs. Maya Singh – Mrs. India Pretty Hair International 2014
Mrs. Pallavi Agarwal – Mrs. India – Pretty Smile International 2014, Mrs. Sonia Balwani – Mrs. India Pretty Lips International 2014, Mrs. Vanija Kallur – Mrs. India Pretty Face International 2014, Mrs. Vedika Waghmare – Mrs. India Ramp Walk International 2014 and Mrs. Zeenat Wise – Mrs. India Pretty Eyes International 2014.
The other finalists were Mrs. Anu Karna of Purnia, India, Mrs. Deepti Bhasin of Atlanta, USA, Mrs. Jyoti Garg of Indore, India and Mrs. Priya Gupta of Chennai, India.
Mrs. Zunera Mazhar of Fairfax, VA was crowned Mrs. Pakistan international 2014. She will go on to represent Pakistan in the Mrs. International pageant in Florida in July 2014.
Mrs. Seema Jamani of Karachi, Pakistan was declared the first runners up and Mrs. Shumaila Aziz of Lawrenceville, GA, USA was declared the second runner up after two days of scoring rounds of Interview, Fitness Wear, Ethnic Wear and Evening Gown, judged by a competent panel of judges.
The new Mrs Pakistan International was crowned by Preeti Jhangiani, Adrita Khanna – Director Mrs Pakistan International 2014, Sanam Azeem – Mrs. Pakistan International 2013 and Sharjeel Javaid, Zunera’s husband. Five finalists competed for the coveted crown.
Mrs. Rukhsana Hussain – first runner up at the Mrs. Pakistan International 2013 crowned Mrs. Seema Jamani – Mrs. Pakistan International 2014 first runner up and Mrs. Shumaila Aziz – Mrs. Pakistan International 2014 second runner up.
The other finalists were Mrs. Muneera Jooma from Lawrenceville , GA, USA and Mrs. Tina Imad from Ashburn, VA, USA.
The following segment winners were crowned by Mr & Mrs. Fazal Zaman Khan of Glitter of Hope Foundation:
Mrs. Muneera Jooma – Mrs. Pakistan Personality International 2014 Mrs. Seema Jamani – Mrs. Pakistan Pretty Smile International 2014 Mrs. Shumaila Aziz – Mrs. Pakistan Ramp Walk International 2014 Mrs. Tina Imad – Mrs. Pakistan Pretty Face International 2014 Mrs. Zunera Mazhar – Mrs. Pakistan Pretty Hair International 2014
The women of Mrs. India & Mrs. Pakistan International are married women between the ages of 21 and 56 and originate from India, even though they can be residing anywhere in the world. Mrs. Adrita Khanna, was appointed Director Mrs. India & Mrs. Pakistan International by Mrs. Mary Richardson, who is the Executive Director of the Mrs. International Pageant which enters the 27th year of competition. The Mrs. International Pageant system is recognized for its integrity, standards, utmost fairness and consistent application of its rules and regulations.