Thounaojam Strela overcame stiff competition from 16 other contestants to win the crown of Miss Manipur 2017 during a glittering ceremony held at the Bheigyachandra open-air theatre in Imphal on Dec. 16. After battling it out in traditional, casual and evening gown round, Strela emerged as the best bagging one of the most coveted crown in Manipur. She won a cash prize of Rs. 80,000 and other sponsors gift and hampers.
At the same event, Priyanka Gotimayum and Konthoujam Mangal Chanu were adjudged first and second runner-up respectively. The two runner-ups took home a cash prize of Rs 60,000 and Rs 40,000 respectively.
The other winners of the night were M Saprina (Beautiful hair), Ng Bidyabati (Congeniality), Kabita Saikhom (Popularity), Serena Ahongsangbam(Beautiful skin), Priyanka Gotimayum (Talented), Aluliu Daimei (Catwalk) and Teresa Paonam (Best designer).
Miss Manipur 2017 contest was presented by Halley Laithangbam and Sonia Phairembam.
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