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Pantaloons Femina Miss India South 2010 is the most sought after contest for all beauty pageants in South India. The audition round started off at Hyderabad with huge number of participants hailing from all four states.
Hyderabad raised its curtains on the eagerly awaited grand finale of the prestigious beauty pageant Pantaloons Femina Miss India South (PFMIS) 2010 amidst much fanfare. The announcement of the winners came amidst a glittering star-studded ceremony at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre. Of the 11 stunning beauties who made it to the finale, Nicole Faria from Bangalore was crowned the winner of the PFMI South 2010 and Krithika Babu from Bangalore and Pooja Hegde from Mangalore were crowned the first and second runners-up respectively. The winner gets a direct entry in the top 10 of PFMI 2010. To the question if she would choose between career or family Nicole’s winning answer was that her goal “is to reach out to more people”, so her career is “top priority at the moment”, but she also said that her priority would shift to her “family later in life”. Keeping with the tradition, the winners were crowned by Zara Shah, PFMIS ’09 second runner-up, Ragini Dwivedi, PFMIS ‘09 first runner-up and Faith Pandey, Pantaloons Femina Miss India South ‘09. All three beauties were dressed in stunning gowns by Shravan Kumar.
The esteemed panel of judges who evaluated the 11 lovely finalists comprised former Miss World Diana Hayden, actors Jagapathi Babu, Hansika Motwani and Ileana, cricketer Mithali Raj, designer Rehane Yavar Dhala and Head of NIFT , Hyderabad, Malini D. The gala evening starts with the contestants walking the ramp in spectacular creations by Pantaloons. The PFMIS 2010 finale collection from Pantaloons was created keeping in mind the current season of celebration, joy and indulgence. The most beautiful women from South India walked the ramp in the Pantaloons collection which complemented and completed their look. Rehane presented the second round with her utterly feminine collection Grushenker, Spring /Summer 2010 . Shravan Kumar presented an extraordinary collection for the third round, called the Ingebore Exotica which had a series of traditional Indian sarees, with a flavour of exotic wildness. This grand event witnessed some of the most breathtaking performances by southern stars Vedhika, Meeranandan, Poonam Kaur, Poonam Bajwa, Kamna Jethmalani, Nikita and Bindu Madhavi which had the audience asking for more! The contestant choreography for the show was done by Marc Robinson (Fashion Director and Contestant Director).