Of beauty and grace



Samidha Sakhalkar from Mapusa was crowned as Mrs Goa in the grand finale of the fourth season of the Mrs Goa pageant at The Fern, Kadamba.

Sakhalkar received a brand new Vespa bike at the hands of regional manager, Piaggio India, Bhanu Prakash. She also won gifts worth `1 lakh from the Champions Group.

The first runner up title was won by Scharazeth Fernandes; while the second runner up title was won by Nidhi Sanke. A total of 13 finalists participated in the grand finale. The winners received designer wear jewellery by jewellery designer, Simran Lotlikar along with gift vouchers from the Champions Group and the 13th Fitness Hub.

The jury for the pageant comprised Mrs Goa 2019, Sultana Desouza; Karishma Parker; Newton Dias; and Mrs India winner, Rhushali Sawant. The choreography for the pageant and grooming of the participants was done by Manisha Madgaonkar. The event was conceptualised and curated by managing director, Media Waves, Thasveer M Salim.

The ‘Beautiful Hair’ subtitle was won by Swarita; the ‘Beautiful Smile’ subtitle was won by Scharazeth; the ‘Best Walk’ subtitle was won by Namrata; the ‘Most Popular’ subtitle was won by Akshata; the ‘Best in Fitness’ subtitle was won by Treeza; the ‘Beautiful Skin’ subtitle was won by Glanice; the ‘Best Photogenic’ subtitle was won by Samidha; and the ‘Best in Talent’ subtitle was won by Nidhi Sanke.

New fashion brand ‘Moda Milano’ with exclusive Italian collections was launched during the event by director, Moda Milano, Bhuvanish Sheith and Angel Thomas of ‘Bigg Boss’ fame walked as the show stopper. Mrs Goa – Season 4 was hosted by international celebrity anchor, Desmond Oliveira. The event was held in adherence to COVID-19 protocol.