The beauty contest among Newar girls, Miss Newa has turned 10 years old. The application for the 10th edition of Miss Newa is open and will close by the end of this week.
Application is open to the Newar origin young girls to participate in the contest. The participants in the contest will be trained in language, culture and tradition of Newari language. Nepalese Fashion Home is organizing the contest.
According to the organizers, the past winners of the contest have established themselves as successful person in the society. Among the past Miss Newa winners, Supriya Tuladhar, Sujina Shaky and Sunita Dongol (Miss Newa 2011) are active in Nepali media sector. The first Miss Newa – Sabita Shrestha, and other past Miss Newa including Subita Pradhan, Sudina Shrestha (Miss Newa 2013) and Alisha Bajracharya (Miss Newa 2014) are active in social work sector. Akesha Bajracharya is active in education sector and Yogita Maharjan is pursuing higher education in the USA.