Noida girl Srishti Kaur is crowned Miss Teen Universe: See photos from the pageant here

AFP

Apr,27 2017 10:26 33 IST

Srishti Kaur from India on Tuesday was crowned Miss Teen Universe 2017 beating 25 other contestants from around the world in the annual beauty pageant.

Samantha Pierre from Canada and Ary Trava from Mexico were the runners-up in the event, held at the Ruben Dario National Theatre in Nicaragua’s capital Managua.

Kaur also won the prize for best national costume featuring a peacock.

Xirelle Agustin from the Philippines won in the Teen Popularity category, while Nicole Obando from Costa Rica won the award for Teen Charm. The six-year-old beauty pageant for teens aged 15 to 19 is held by the Miss Universe Organisation. Pageant contestants came mostly from Latin America and the Caribbean, though two came from Africa and one from Europe.

Here are photos of Srishti from the pageant:

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Srishti Kaur in the national costume round of the Miss Teen Universe pageant. Image via Twitter

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Srishti Kaur being crowned Miss Teen Universe. Image via Twitter

The teen — who is a student at the London College of Fashion — had previously posted images from her photo shoots on her Facebook page:

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