Sabita Pandey of Hemja has been successful in winning the Mrs. Pokhara in an event held in Pokhara on July 27. The 24-years-old mother of a three and a half year old son, Sabita is Masters graduate in English from Prithivi Narayan Campus, Pokhara. Asha Khatri Pahari was awarded the first runner up title and Miss Personality title in the event. Sabita Baral won the second runner-up and Viewer’s Choice titles.
A worker of a NGO, Children Nepal, Sabita was one of the 21 participatent of the beauty contest. Before marriage, Sabita had also participated and won titels in Miss and Mr. Intercollege Pokhara and another beauty contest. In addition to the crown, Sabita was alsow awarded Best Catwalk title. Although there are a lot of different beauty contests for unmarried women, contestants for married women are not so common.
The beauty contest was organized by Event for Youth. Other title winners of the contest were – Bibmaya Gurung – Miss Talent, Nisha Sunar – Miss Smile, Bishnumaya Gurung – Miss Healthy, Kabita Century – Best Figure, Sumi Bhandari – Miss Honest, Purnima KC was Miss Discipline.