Odia girl Sonika Roy to represent India in Miss Asia Pacific International 2017
KalingaTV News Network
Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s Sonika Roy, winner of Miss India Asia Pacific International-2017 and finalist of Femina Miss India, is all set to represent India in Miss Asia Pacific International-2017.
The international beauty contest is scheduled to begin from November 10 in Resorts World Manila, in Philippines and culminate on November 30.
Tessa le Conge of the Netherlands will crown her successor in the competition.
“It’s my honour to meet Governor of Odisha his excellency Dr S.C.JAMIR on 24th oct,4.30 pm at governor house Odisha . Really happy and proud to be born in Odisha and above all proud to be Indian to represent India at Philippines for MISS ASIA PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL 2017 along with 60 countries. Thanku all for your love and blessings,” the 23-year-old beauty queen posted on her Facebook Wall.
Sonika, a trained Indian classical and Bollywood dancer, is model and an actress who has worked in several Odia movies. She will be the fourth Indian, if wins, after Bollywood actress Zeenat Aman (1970), Tara Anne Fonseca (1973) and Dia Mirza (2000).