19 yrs old Vilokali Zhimomi from Zunheboto district clinched the coveted Miss Nagaland 2016 title at the glittering Miss Nagaland 2016 ‘Grace and beauty- the beauty in you’ beauty pageant held as part of the ongoing Hornbill Festival. Chuichang, 19 years old was adjudged as the first runner-up while Shenili Chishi, 19 years was crowned as second runner-up.
She impressed the audience and judges alike with her beauty and intelligence during question and answer rounds. When asked about her idea of happiness and success, Zhimomi answered, “My idea of happiness is something which I can do it with my full heart giving my full attention so that I can succeed in life and succeed in things which I want to achieve. This is my idea of happiness. For success, I would say that we have our own dreams and I have my own dreams. When I achieve my goals this will be my success.”
The event was choreographed by Theja Sekhose, costumes designed by Alemla Ozukum, and hosted by Tiarenla Jamir along with Moasenla, Zehovire Avi Kechu, Rachel Imchen and Rev. Dr Ellen Konyak. All these beautiful women were former winners of beauty pageants in Nagaland.
Zhimomi clinch the Miss Photogenic and Miss Perfect-10 titles. Miss Talent was awarded to Miss. Chuichang (Contestant 9) while Ngapkhao Konyak won the Miss Congeniality title.