By Rojin Shakya
The prestigious and premiere beauty pageant of Nepal, Miss Nepal pageant is been opened for its new edition as the 23rd edition of the pageant, The Hidden Treasure Miss NEPAL 2018.
As per the information shared during official announcement of Miss Nepal 2018, the interested candidates applying for the pageant must be ages between 19 to 25 years of age, should be minimum five and four inches, single, unmarried, never given birth and never engaged. The applicant should be minimum plus two or equivalent. She should be a Nepali Citizen holding Nepali Passport.
The NRN’s meeting these mentioned criteria are also encouraged to apply for the pageant. The auditions will be conducted in the major cities of Nepal that would include Dharan, Chitwan, Pokhara, Butwal, Nepalgunj, Birgunj, Birtamode and Dhangadi while final auditions would take place in Kathmandu on 17th of February 2018. The grand finale is scheduled for 11th of April 2018 at Hotel De’ la Annapurna, Durbarmarg.
After the final audition session shortlisted candidates will go through an intensive seven week long training. The rigorous and life changing grooming session would majorly handled by Choreographer Rachana Gurung Sharma. Raj Bhai Suwal would take the charge of photography. Other than Miss Nepal World, Miss Nepal Earth and Miss Nepal International, this year Miss Nepal Universe would also be chosen to represent Nepal at respective international pageants.