Anukreethy Vas won the 55th Femina Miss India beauty pageant on 19 June (Tuesday). Anukreethy represented Tamil Nadu in the Fbb Colors Femina Miss India 2018, the grand finale of which was held in a star-studded show in Mumbai.

Anukreethy Vas is a state-level athlete and a trained dancer. She always wanted to become a model. She is 19 years old and loves to dance, act and ride a bike.

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She studied in RSK Higher Secondary School and completed her higher education from Loyola College in Chennai.

In an exclusive interview with Femina, Anukreethy Vas spoke about her mother and about how she aspires to win the pageant. Raised by her single mother, Anukreethy is fulfilling her mother’s dream by pursuing a BA in French to become an interpreter. While she has mastered French, Anukreethy has a desire to learn different languages from across the world.

One of her purposes in life is to enlighten and bring young souls forward with their dreams and help them get a vision in life. Her favourite actor is Vikram, and according to her, the “sexiest man alive” is Hrithik Roshan.

Asked how would she like to describe herself, her reply was: “as bold, aspiring and a confident woman”.

She was previously crowned Femina Miss Tamil Nadu and Rajnigandha Pearls Miss Beautiful Smile. Anukreethy also won the title of Miss Beautiful Smile 2018 at the pageant.

Let’s have a look at Miss India 2018 Instagram pictures.

Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar crowned her successor Anukreethy at the grand finale.