The prestigious Femina Miss India 2020 competition took place on 10 February 2021 in Mumbai. Three women emerged as winners in the beauty pageant. Mansa Varanasi was declared the winner of VLCC Femina Miss India World 2020.
Contestants Manika Shyokand and Manya Singh became runners-up Miss Grand India 2020 and Miss India 2020 respectively. Suman Ratan Singh Rao of Rajasthan was the former crown holder of the title won by Mansa. As Mansa prepares to represent India at the 70th Miss World pageant in December 2021, let us know about the woman who completed her magnificent feat.
Mansa was born in Hyderabad, Telangana. The 23-year-old is an engineer and a financial information exchange analyst. He did his studies from Global Indian and graduated in computer science engineering from Vasavi College of Engineering.
Mansa was a shy child despite growing up. He preferred to express himself through Bharatanatyam and music. His interests are diverse – from books, music, dogs, yoga and nature. She is an observer and likes to give importance to things that are usually unseen. She enjoys exploring the world of finance and imaginary skies.
Mansa who truly believes in living in the moment loves traveling. Fiery red, turquoise and other bright colors are her favorites. She loves desserts such as fruit pudding, Tirumisu and even Nutella. Mansa is also very interested in making embroidery. Her favorite fragrances have to be cherry blossoms or pesto. She has listed her favorite series as The Office and favorite books such as The Little Prince and Dead Poets Society, Interstellar and Andhadhun.
Mansa’s mother, grandmother and younger sister are the three most influential people in her life. Miss India 2020 winner Miss World 2000 pageant winner Priyanka Chopra is inspired by Jonas.
The Miss India jury panel included Neha Dhupia, Pulkit Samrat, Chitrangada Singh and the famous designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock.