IMPHAL: Manasha Devi Sapam of Imphal was crowned c2022 at a glittering function at the Manipur Trade and Expo Centre in Imphal on Sunday night.
Kongsangthei P Hurray from Ukhrul's Kachai village and Philayung Jajo of Apong village, Kamjong district, were adjudged the first and second runners-up, respectively
After winning the title, Manasha is now qualified to represent Manipur in the upcoming Miss North East 2022 to be held in Nagaland. The contest will be hosted by Northeast Beauty Pageant Organisation (NEBPO).
Rs. 1 lakh as monetary reward was presented to Manasha Devi Sapam, the winner of the 5th season of Miss Manipur 2022.
Along with the title and fame, the winner took home a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh, while the second and third runners-up won Rs 80,000 and 60,000, respectively.
This year, the 5th edition of the Miss Manipur 2022 pageant was held with the theme 'Where Extraordinary is Created'.
All the contestants underwent an intensive 10-day training on personal grooming, etiquette, ramp walk and more, prior to the mega event,.
The members of the jury included mentor and beauty pageant winner Konika Kuraijam, international designer Robert Naorem and interior designer Richana Khunthem.