Femina Miss India is a beauty pageant 2017 was organized by Times Group. This year Femina Miss India 2017 was held on 25th June 2017 at Yash Raj Film Studio, Mumbai. This was the 54th edition of the Femina Miss India beauty pageant. 30 contestants from all over India participated in Femina Miss India from different states. To judge this beauty competition, judges from different fields were there, which includes Arjun Rampal, Manish Malhotra, Illeana D Cruz, Bipasha Basu, Abhishek Kapoor, Vidyut Jamwal and Miss World 2016 Stephanie Del Valle Karan Johar and Ritesh Deshmukh were host of the evening.
Out of these 30 contestants, Manushi Chhillar from Haryana wins the title of Femina Miss India 2017. Outgoing title holder Priyadarshini Chaterjee crowned her successor Manushi Chhillar. While Sana Dua of Jammu and Kashmir was 1st Runner-up and crowned by Sushruthi Krishna and Priyanka Kumari was crowned as 2nd Runner up by Pankhuri Gidwani. Anukriti Gusain from Uttrakhand was titled as Femina Miss Grand India 2017.
Manushi Chhillar will now represent India at Miss World 2017 which is to be held on 18th November 2017 at the Crown of Beauty Theatre, Sanya China. Stephanie Del Valle of Puerto Rico will crown her successor at the end of the event. Manushi is a model and medical student. Her father and mother are both doctors by profession. Dancing, travelling, painting, singing and poetry are the hobbies of Manushi.
Sana Dua, 1st runner up of Miss India 2017 will be representing India in Miss United Continents 2017 which will be held in Ecuador. Sana Dua is model and lawyer by profession. Her father is in Indian Army. Her hobbies are travelling, teaching, cycling. Born to Sikh family she gets Muslim name Sana.
Priyanka Kumar is 2nd runner up of Femina Miss India 2017 if from Bihar. She is a model and used to work in Tata Consultancy Services limited as an Assistant System Engineer. Her father is Junior Warrant Officer in Indian Air Force. Yoga, meditation, playing basketball and hockey are the hobbies of Priyanka Kumari.
Anukriti Gusain will be India’s representative at Miss Grand International 2017 which is to be held in Vietnam. Anukriti Gusain is an Indian model, television host and presenter of Planet Bollywood News. Anukriti Gusain is crowned Miss Asia Pacific World, India 20174 and represent India at Miss Asia Pacific Word 2017. Watching movies and anchoring are the4 main hobbies of Anukriti Gusain.
In 2017 there was new procedure of selection of the contestants was introduced in Femina Miss India 2017. There was 4 zone made and audition was held in 4 zone. Representative from each states and the National Capital Delhi were selected for the finale. The 30 representative were officially designated as Femina Miss India State winners.