Sini Shetty from Karnataka was announced the winner of Femina Miss India World 2022 title. Rajasthan’s Rubal Shekhawat emerged as Femina Miss India 2022 first runner-up and Shinata Chauhan from UP was named second runner-up.
Nearly 90 contestants from around the world took part in the competition, organisers said, involving "personal statements, in depth interviews and various categories including evening gown & swimwear.”
The glitzy competition, born from a 1921 Atlantic City beauty contest just a year after women were given the right to vote, maintains a complicated presence in American culture that has undergone multiple waves of feminism.
When Kryst was crowned, it marked more than a personal triumph: It meant that for the first time, three Black women were the reigning Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America.