Miss India Worldwide UK- Poonam Mehmi back from worldwide finals!
‘Miss India UK 2009 is Poonam Mehmi, a 23 year old model that has ‘Beauty’ and
‘Brains’ with a 2.1 degree in Business Management flew out to South Africa-Durban
to participate in the 18th Miss India Worldwide 2009 contest which took place at ‘Sun
Coast casino- Durban’.
The Beauty works as a Product Manager in the UK and has been
modelling for 2years- she has done numerous ‘Photo shoots’ for top
Magazines, Designers, and is the face of a well establish Makeup
company Mizteeq.com. Poonam Mehmi has the world at her feet she will
also be featuring in Imtiaz Ali’s forthcoming BollyWood blockbuster
‘Love Auj Kal’ alongside ‘Saif Ali Khan’. The warm hearted beauty has
been sponsoring a child in Africa for the past 2years and has been
involved with numerous charity events since the age of 9 when she
organised a fund raising event with the help of teachers for people who
suffer from ‘Leprosy’.
Poonam had a weeklong stay in Durban where she attracted a lot of
media attention- she graced the front cover of ‘The Post’ newspaper
along with the other contestants, she had numerous interviews with Radio
and Magazines, she had the pleasure to attend the movie premier of ‘Billu
Barber and she also attended a gala African Night event!’ Poonam states
‘I had the most amazing experience in Durban and I hope to use the Miss
India UK title to influence young Asian woman in a positive way’.
Poonam is now working closely with the National Directors for the UK
Mr Baboo Narrandes & Sylvia Harrison and her Sponsor Mr Warren
Vaheeswaran from Whitecliff Group to ensure that her reign is
productive, positive and successful.
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