The finale of Mr. India World held in Mumbai at Bandra Fort on Thursday declared Jitesh Singh Deo, the Lucknow boy, as the winner for the title. The event was in sponsorship with Peter England with amazing judges like the Bollywood diva Kangana Ranaut, tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi, ace designer Manish Malhotra and others while Kangana announcing the winner Mr Deo and gracing him with the title.
Jitesh as an aspiring actor believes in the official mantra of the pageant’s website, i.e., “Be the Change you want to see in the World” while continues with his liking for swimming, travelling and other outdoor activities. The participant from Chandigarh, Abhi Khajuria was declared as the first runner-up and Pavan Rao, Mumbai-based actor, model and dancer, was the second runner while an entrepreneur and model from Goa, Prathamesh Maulingkar won the title of 2017 Mr Supranatural India. All of them would compete for India in various international pageants while the winner Mr Deo will represent India for Mr World 2017 competition.
Amongst the 16 finalists, the best were chosen as the winners who honored the ramp with their stunning walk-in designer apparels by Manish Malhotra, Peter England and Nivedita Saboo, the fashion director. Rohit Khandelwal, the winner of last year’s (2016) contest, trained and guided the participants through rigorous sessions and workshops to achieve their goal and title Mr India World (2017). Rohit mentions that the experience while training the boys for their journey was wonderful and stated that every boy is a winner in his own way but there is only one winner to deserve the prestigious title of Mr World 2017 pageant and make our country, India, proud by bagging the crown by an Indian.