The recently held The Mr & Miss Citadel Pune Extravaganza 2018 saw the audience cheering for the winners, in the presence of a galaxy of Bollywood personalities and guests at Sheraton Grand Pune, Bund Garden Road.
The event, which was filled with glitz and glamour, was presented by Vinay Aranha and powered by Sheetal Creations. Fourteen contestants vied for the prestigious title in the presence of popular personalities from Bollywood. Some of the celebrities present were Zarina Wahab, Rohit Roy, Gurmeet Choudhary, Preeti Bhalla, Ranjit. The August issue of Citadel magazine was unveiled by actor Shreyas Talpade, the special guest for the evening who was also featured on the cover.
The distinguished judges had a tough time choosing the six best amongst the 14 semi-finalists, who were groomed by Lovell Prabhu of Expert Lovell Finishing Academy. Prabhu is a well known show director, fashion choreographer and grooming expert.
The finalists brought a lot of glamour and energy on the ramp and walked with a lot of confidence and panache. While Mayank Sharma was crowned Mr Citadel Pune 2018, Pooja Kudale won the Miss Citadel Pune 2018 title.
While Nirvaan Reddy and Manigya Chauhan won the first runner-up title, Rahul Raisaheb and Kiran Neoge were selected the second runner-up.
Apart from the main titles, Nirvaan and Pooja also won Citadel Mr and Miss Body Perfect 2018, respectively. While the title of the Citadel Mr and Miss Photogenic 2018 was bagged by Mayank and Yuva Kankariya, Citadel Mr and Miss Best Smile Male and Female 2018 was given to Rahul Raisaheb and Sakshi Patil.
Mayank and Sakshi were conferred the title Citadel Most Promising Male 2018 and Citadel Most Promising Female 2018.
Citadel Honors 2018 were conferred upon Vivek Aranha, Vandana Chavan, Vishwanath Karad and renowned playback singer Anuradha Paudwal.