India’s Srishti Kaur wins Miss Teen Universe 2017

Srishti Kaur

MNA Culture & Entertainment Desk: Srishti Kaur from India on Tuesday was crowned Miss Teen Universe 2017, beating out 25 other contestants from around the world in the annual beauty pageant.

The teenage beauty queen studies in London College of Fashion. She also won the Best National Costume Award at the prestigious pageant.

Samantha Pierre from Canada and Ary Trava from Mexico were the runners-up in the event held at the Ruben Dario National Theater in Nicaragua’s capital Managua.

The six-year-old beauty pageant for teens aged 15 to 19 is held by the Miss Universe Organization. Pageant contestants came mostly from Latin America and the Caribbean, though two came from Africa and one from Europe.

The 25 teenage girls made their catwalk in a cocktail dress since this year they have stopped the competition in a bathing suit.