Sandhya Thota – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Sandhya Thota

AGE: 23

HEIGHT:  5’7”

HOBBIES: Dancing, Painting, Playing Throw ball and Acting

STRENGTH: Moves forward with new and great ideas, towards my goal. Learn from others, and always be strive for my better tomorrow. Self Confidence, Time Management, friendly nature and Pro-Activeness.

WEAKNESS:  Sometimes my strengths become my weakness, being Simple and Emotional


  • Have won and received many awards for college and corporate level sports [Throw ball and Cricket]
  • Hosted cultural events in college and corporate level
  • Received Best Employee Award in Corporate Level
  • Have walked for many designers in Fashion Shows
  • Have done Model Photoshoots for Designers and Brands
  • Served as a NSS candidate, helped many poor students with bags and clothes
  • Finalist of Mr and Miss India Origin 2017, Face of Inorbit 2017
  • Selected amongst 4000 members and broke into top 20 from Hyderabad in Miss Diva 2017, Campus Princess 2016 and Face of India 2017

Samrudha Sunil Kumar – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Samrudha Sunil Kumar

AGE: 23

HEIGHT: 5’5”

HOBBIES: Music, modelling, playing the violin, cooking, trying new things and watching sitcoms.

STRENGTH: I find that I generally easily adapt to people and places.
I have developed the flair for organising and planning by taking charge and leadership of various events. I find myself to be ambitious, driven and perseverant in whatever I am passionate about.

WEAKNESS: I tend to empathize with others a lot, often leading me to certain unnecessarily emotional situations. Sometimes I tend to be brutally honest.


  • The youngest finalist for one of the most prestigious singing competition in UAE called the Best of the Best season 3 for western vocals.
  • Won the Shivaji Ganeshan all rounder talent Award from the established and prominent actor and recipient of the title Mr. Madras- Mr R. Sharathkumar sir and got featured in The Hindu newspaper in 2015.
  • Participant of the T.V. Show Vendhar T.V. V Voice Top 24.
  • Walked more than 20 shows at college level.
  • Convener of the Music Club for the SRM university year 2015-2016

Sahana Sridhar – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Sahana Sridhar

AGE: 23

HEIGHT: 5‘8”

HOBBIES: Painting, Jewellery Making, Dancing, Music Lover, Free hand sketching, Trying something new…

STRENGTH: My parents, My Confidence, My Passion, My talents…

Weakness: I don’t find any weakness in me…all that I feel is, may be at tat moment I don’t fit into it, coz it’s new to me….


  • National Throw ball Player (Under 16)
  • State Shotput Player (Under 16)
  • Miss Face of Chennai 2015 2nd runner up
  • Miss Challenger 2015
  • Miss Ramp Walk Fashion Icon of Chennai 2017
  • Miss Photogenic – Miss Tamil Nadu 2018

Nikitha Iyyappan – Miss South India 2018

NAME:  Nikitha Iyyappan

AGE:  18

HEIGHT:  5’5”

HOBBIES:  Singing, travelling, socialising

STRENGTH:  Bold, good-humoured, jovial, valiant

WEAKNESS: Too honest, taking too many risks


  • Finalist of ‘Face of Chennai’ and won viewers choice
  • Top six finalist of ‘Miss Tamil Nadu’ and won Miss. Congeniality
  • Ramp walk shows, photoshoots, short films

Navya Ann Abraham – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Navya Ann Abraham

AGE: 22

HEIGHT: 5’10”

HOBBIES: Fashion Designing and Styling, Watching Short films, Exploring New Cuisines, Travelling

STRENGTH: A Good Team Leader, Multitasker, Self Motivated, Adaptive, A Good Listener

WEAKNESS: Wants everything to be Detailed and Perfect


  • House Captain of St.RaphaelsH.S.S(M.P)and Volleyball Team
  • Captain of Vidyodaya School(Kochi)
  • Team Leader of Fashion Team of Rajagiri College (Kochi)
  • Won First Prizes in Fashion Show Events at J.T Pac Fests (The Choice School), M.A College(Kothamangalam), NIT Calicut and Saint Gitz College (Kottayam) during the College Years(2013-2017)
  • Professional Modelling for Fashion Brands like Seematti and Pranaah.

Mahalakshmi Sathiamurthy – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Mahalakshmi Sathiamurthy

AGE: 25

HEIGHT: 5’4”

HOBBIES: I’m a Classical dancer, love playing Veena, also I enjoy reading books and playing chess.

STRENGTH: I am a very compassionate person. A Hard worker and also an eternal positive thinker. I’ll not procrastinate and try my best to finish whatever I started.

WEAKNESS: Being Straight forward and honest have sometimes landed me in trouble.


  • Face of Chennai 2017 1st runner up
  • NIFT College- Times of India Fresh Face 2017- Winner
  • Miss Tamil Nadu 2018 2nd runner up
  • Also I participated in major fashion shows and events in my college and won many prizes.

Lakshmi Menon – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Lakshmi Menon

AGE: 23

HEIGHT: 5’7”

HOBBIES: Music, Dance, Traveling, Cooking, Fitness workout

STRENGTH: Optimistic, Humble, Simplicity and a Curious learner.

WEAKNESS: Emotional and tend to over-think


  • Miss Kerala Fitness and Fashion first Runner-up. (2017-18)
  • Ramp walk for various designers.
  • Several photoshoots, TVC for leading textiles.
  • Channel anchoring.
  • Stood first in English recitation for 2 consecutive years at Mahatma Gandhi University fest. (2015-16)
  • Several awards for Dance and Music at Mahatma Gandhi University fest. (2015-16)

Hrithma M Shetty – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Hrithma M Shetty

AGE: 26

HEIGHT: 5’5”

HOBBIES: Dancing , Writing Poems , Dreaming , Sports , Learning New Things.

STRENGTH: Failures have pushed me so hard that now i am not afraid of failing. I get up and walk ahead every single time. I never quit. Because I believe it takes only one success story to be a success but hundreds of failures to sustain the success it.

WEAKNESS: Emotional… I get carried away easily by emotions when I see people in trouble.


  • Trained classical dancer
  • Black belt in Taekondo.
  • Trained for pageantry under Ritika Ramtri.
  • Acted in a video clip “billion eyes “ for BPAC women’s safety under Bigna Tomschin and Arjun Talwar.
  • Finalist in WSMI, had to quit for educational reasons

Falguni Khatod – Miss South India 2018

NAME: Falguni Khatod

AGE: 19

HEIGHT: 5’5”

HOBBIES: Dancing, singing, photography & acting

Strength: Confidence, Family



  • Face of Chennai 2nd Runner up
  • Miss Tamil Nadu Beautiful Skin


DUSHARA V – Miss South India 2018


AGE: 20

HEIGHT: 5’5”

HOBBIES: Dancing, Painting & Artistic Yoga

STRENGTH: Optimist, spontaneous, responsible, team oriented, organised, thoughtful & trust worthy

WEAKNESS: Frank & Emotional


  • National Throw Ball Player – 2012.
  • Asia Yoga Champion 2011 and Won 2 gold for India.
  • Won title ‘ Miss Face Of Chennai ‘ 2017
  • Finalist of ‘ Miss Tamil Nadu ‘ 2017
  • Finalist of ‘ Miss South India ‘ 2017