The Annual mr. & miss India Trinidad & Tobago, after been pushed back for three weeks from its orginal date of 21st May 2011 with indian guest singer INDAR KHANHAI, was eventually a great success on June 11th 2011, at the Divali Nagar Auditorium.
This year competition was open with all 11 contestants,4 guys for the Mr. India and 7 girls for the Miss India, the contestants opened the stage with a welcoming and introduction dance that lead into the introduction of each contestants.
graceful modelling of each contestants was portrait as they wore orange Tshirts and black skirts for the young ladies and black elegant pants for the young men.
The eleven contestants modelled across teh stage in different garment portraying beauty, poisse, and technigues in modelling. This competition was judged out f four catagories,
1. Oriential wear-Indian wear---25%
2. Evening wear/ gown---25%
4.Intellegence (question & answering)---25%
This pageantw as much more unique tahn any other pageant,whereas on the night of the crowning when most pageants would focus more on modelling and intellegnce, the pageant producers amde made everything in one, giving everthing on one night. there were many who looked nervous and was speaking for teh first time on stage i public, but for some it was if they were professionls.
the garments of each contestant were magnificent, extra ordinary and beautiful. the guys wore their beautiful traditional bridal kurta and Bridal sherwani with Pugree's, some were more hand worked than others.For most of the female contestants they wore tradition saree and ghagra. soon after each contestant crosse dteh stage with tehir beautiful indain wear it was into the talent segment where supporter, fans and family was able to view the different atelnts of contestants as tehy portrait, indian stars and persons in dance, monologues, songs, musical instruments and most of all acting and dancing.
saturday night at teh Divali Nagar was a night that many will not forget in years to come, as the popular Miss universe Of Dance , Ms. molly Brigelalsingh made her appearance in dance and teh vikaash dance group, this segment lead directly into the eveing wear, as both male and female contestants modelled their elegant evening garment. the moment had arrived where many will deetermined their intellegnce and the way they answer their questions. n teh satge many was shaking and teh worried look was on each face, as tehy answered tehir questions, some fumble while soem was confident. the results was in, after 20 minutes as teh judges tally their sheets.
The 2nd runner up Male --- Mr. India Belmont---Avinash Mutroo
2nd runner up female--- Miss india Couva---farrah Hosein
1st runner up male---Mr. India Penal---Rishard Khan
1st runner up female---Miss india Fyzabad---Usha Sooknanan
Then moment everyone was waiting for.
Mr. & miss India Trinidad & Tobago 2011
Mr. India Tunapuna---Leston paul
Miss India Arima ---Hassiba Mohammed
the winners of mr. and miss india trinidad & tobago will represent this beautiful country in seperate international pageants in Jamaica and USA, of this year. the runners up also was given teh opportunity to represent Trinidad In guadeloupe in july for indian garment competition.
Amonst the prizes that was won their was also many special prizes taht was taken away by contestants and winners for their involvement and commitment towards the show.
Once again thanks to the producers and organizers of the pageant for a wonderful show. looking forwared to next year pageant.