Mannequin Harnaaz Sandhu says profitable the title of LIVA Miss Diva Universe 2021 comes with an enormous duty of carrying ahead a legacy however she is decided to giver her greatest whereas representing India on the international pageant of Miss Universe 2021.
The Chandigarh-based mannequin was topped LIVA Miss Diva Universe 2021, final week.
Sandhu says the information of the win is but to sink in however she has already began getting ready for Miss Universe 2021, to be held in December in Israel.
“It feels surreal and I can not clarify it in phrases how grateful I’m to God and every and everybody who has been part of my journey. However, together with the title comes a terrific duty to hold ahead a legacy with utmost willpower and fervour.
“I’ll make it possible for I characterize myself as the very best model of my nation and make India proud at Miss Universe 2021. Additionally, I see this chance as a approach of strengthening the relations between Israel and India,” Sandhu instructed PTI.
The 21-year-old, who’s presently pursuing her grasp’s diploma in public administration, stated getting a possibility to characterize the nation on the international pageant in itself is a “enormous success”.
Sandhu, nevertheless, is conscious that the highway to the coveted pageant gained’t be straightforward. Thus far, solely two Indians — actors Sushmita Sen (1994) and Lara Dutta (2000) — have gained the title of Miss Universe.
“The challenges are positively going to be there as no success path is straightforward. Now we have solely 45 days to arrange and we aren’t leaving any stone unturned. There may be loads of work that’s being completed. It’s positively going to be a roller-coaster trip however I’m prepared for it as imaginative and prescient, exhausting work and objectives are what create a winner,” she added.
Sandhu began her journey in pageantry when she gained Occasions Contemporary Face in 2017, representing Chandigarh on the age of 17.
Put up the win, she stated she recognised her potential and shortly grew to become part of Femina Miss India pageant in 2019, the place she was topped Femina Miss India Punjab 2019 and made it to the Prime 12.
“From being a girl-next-door to turning into a lady, the transformation has been extremely overwhelming and difficult. On this journey, I discovered the aim of my life,” she stated.
Sandhu has additionally labored in a number of Punjabi movies, together with the upcoming “Yaara Diyan Poo Baran” and “Bai Ji Kuttange” and stated being in entrance of the digicam as an actor was a humbling expertise.
“It has been an unimaginable expertise to be part of the appearing trade as I bought to showcase my hidden abilities. I really like appearing as I get pleasure from being on the display screen and it has been a terrific studying expertise as nicely. I can not wait to share the discharge dates quickly,” she added.