Bhubaneswar: Soumya Pradhan from Odisha has done the state proud by winning ‘Diva Miss India’ crown.
She was adjudged winner among participants from 29 states.
Soumya also walked away with ‘Super Talented’ award.
The competition, organised by Astitabh Entertainment, was held at Haldwani in Uttarakhand on July 3.
Prior to that, a grooming session, talent round and photo shoot were conducted on June 30.
Notably, 17-year-old Soumya is a Class-XII student of KIIT International School. She had keen interest in modelling from her childhood.
Earlier, she had won ‘Miss Selfie’ and ‘Kalinga Sundari’ titles at KIIT Nanhipari contest.
Soumya’s father Kailash Chandra Pradhan is a Reader in Chemistry and mother is a homemaker.
Her ambition in life is to become a doctor.