Haryana's 20-year-old girl, Manushi Chhilar has finally ended the drought by bringing back the blue crown of Miss World. Manushi won the Miss World 2017 beauty pageant, 17 years after Priyanka Chopra won the title in 2000. Manushi who was earlier a medical student made it to the top five along with contestants from England, France, Kenya and Mexico. Her entire family including brother and sister were present at the glittering event held at Sanya City Arena in China.
Soon after the news of India winning the crown hit the internet, wishes from all the corners poured in. From PM Narendra Modi and Amitabh Bachchan to Priyanka Chopra and Virender Sehwag, celebrities took to their Twitter handles to wish and thank her for ending the dry spell.
Congratulations @ManushiChhillar! India is proud of your accomplishment.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 18, 2017
First they took #Sports & now #Glamour these #Haryanavi #women I tell are something else.. well done #ManushiChhillar खैंचे राक्खो मीटर #MissWorld2017 महारी छोरी छोर्या ते कम कती भी ना हैं !! @ManushiChhillar 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 pic.twitter.com/4Z37hD11R1— Randeep Hooda (@RandeepHooda) November 18, 2017
Congratulations @ManushiChhillar ... we knew you had all the qualities to conquer the world ever since we met u for the first time! You go girl! #missworld2017 #proudmentor @vineetjaintimes @TOIIndiaNews https://t.co/8hcSikcqS8— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) November 18, 2017
Dear @ManushiChhillar!! Thank you for bringing that crown back to India after 17years. Thank you for your amazing answer about mothers. Congratulations. India awaits to welcome you with colours of love, warmth & pride. Jai Ho.🇮🇳👏👏👏 pic.twitter.com/itdGLPcXDO— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) November 18, 2017
Congratulations @ManushiChhillar #MissWorld2017— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) November 18, 2017
on becoming Miss World 2017 and making the whole country proud. Haryana girls rocking it on world stage. Haryana Power,India Power. pic.twitter.com/0bVHnaqYJq
— Devendra Fadnavis (@Dev_Fadnavis) November 18, 2017
T 2715 - A Miss World in our world .. ! Pride and felicitations .. गर्व और ख़ुशियाँ , भारत का झंडा गाड़ दिया विश्व में ।। Manushi Chillar congratulations !!🤣🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/30qyhaegBP— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) November 18, 2017
Haryana girls making India proud around the world. Many congratulations to @ManushiChhillar for becoming 6th Indian to win Miss World 2017. We all are proud of you. 🇮🇳 #ManushiChillar pic.twitter.com/eeQEFHoWMv— Vipul Goel (@VipulGoelBJP) November 18, 2017
.@ManushiChhillar Thank you for bringing that crown back to India after 17years. Congratulations India awaits to welcome you with colours of love, warmth & pride. #MissWorld2017 pic.twitter.com/NIWyNlXmpY— Vijender Singh (@boxervijender) November 19, 2017
Political parties also congratulated Manushi on her huge victory and thanked her for making India proud via their Twitter handles