Rohit Khandelwal wins MR.WORLD 2016
Hyderabad Boy Rohit Khandelwal wins the coveted title of Mr. World 2016
Southport: Rohit Khandelwal has become the first Indian to win the coveted title of Mr. World at a grand ceremony on 19th July 2016 at Southport Theatre, Floral Hall, The Promenade, Southport. The competition saw 47 participants from around the world, giving him a stiff competition. Rohit Khandelwal received a whopping cash prize of $50,000/- on winning this celebrated title. Rohit looked dapper in a tuxedo designed by Couture designer Nivedita Saboo.
Rohit was seen competing for various sub-titles at the pageant like Mr. World Multimedia Award, Mr. World Talent, Mobstar People’s Choice Awards, Mr. World Sports Event and many more and won the sub-title of Mr. World Mutimedia Award.
An ecstatic Rohit said, “I still can’t believe that I have won the Mr. World title. Being the first Indian ever to win this title internationally makes me immensely proud and ecstatic. It’s a dream come true and I am very thankful to Mr. Vineet Jain, The Times Group and Miss India Organization for giving me this opportunity and guiding me throughout my exciting journey. My family, friends and my fans have been a constant support for me and this wouldn’t have been possible without the support of my well-wishers.”
From being a boy next door to representing India at Mr World 2016, Rohit Khandelwal ‘s journey has been an inspiring one. Rohit who was crowned Provogue Personal Care Mr. India World 2015 has been trained by the best experts in the fashion & glamour industry like
Sabira Merchant, Supreet Bedi, Prasad Bidapa, Dr. Jamuna Pai, Dr.Sandesh Mayekar, Bodyholics, Kromakay, Amit Khanna, Swaroop Medara, Rukshana Eisa and many more who contributed to his success today. He was also given special Football and Circuit training to increase his endurance and perform the various physical challenges at the pageant.
Mr. World 2016 was judged by a reputed panel of jury consisting of experts from various countries.
Panelists & Experts contributing to Rohit’s Preparation
Fashion Director – Nivedita Saboo
Associate Stylist – Surabhi Sharma
Diction Expert – Sabeera Merchant
Communication Expert – Supreet Bedi
Skin Care Expert – Jamuna Pai
Smile Care Expert – Dr. Sandesh Mayekar
Fitness Partner – Bodyholics
Hair and Makeup Coach – Kromakay
Photographer – Amit Khanna
Talent Round Choreographer – Swaroop Medara
Etiquette Expert – Rukshana Eisa
Football Training – Football League Club
Narendra Kumar Ahmed
Dev R Nil
Finale & Talent Round Outfit – Nivedita Saboo
Special Thanks to: Paragon Charitable Trust (Muktangan)