UPDATE: Links to the profiles of eight contestants added in the list. Each profile page also has a video profile of each contestant.
There are 19 contestants in this year’s miss Nepal, Miss Nepal 2015. Most of the contestants have either completed their bachelor level are the student of one. There are some contestants who have returned from their foreign residence to participate in the contest.
The youngest contestant is 20 years old (Medha Koirala and Rita KC) and the oldest is 24 years old (Priya Rani Lama). Although 19 years old can also participate in the contest, there are no contestants of that age.
The Miss UK Nepal 2012 Durga Gurung is one of the contestants in the Miss Nepal 2015 beauty contest. London, UK resident Durga had won the Miss UK Nepal title back in 2012. We had also posted a profile of Durga Gurung during the contest in 2012.
Here are the list of 19 contestants finalized to participate in the 2015 edition of Miss Nepal:
On November 3, 2012, all ten contestants of Miss UK Nepal 2012 are jointly organizing a charity event named ‘Beauty With Purpose’. The money raised in the event held in Harrow Borough Football Club will be donated to a non-profit organization, ‘Child and Youth First’. The organization based in Nepal assists underprivileged children by providing them shelter and quality education.
The event will feature a variety of performances young and talented performers with an additional fashion show. The fashion show will feature the designs of Anjan Gurung, a very proficient designer. Mr. Gurung had won the Best Designer award in the Miss UK Nepal 2012 event.
A food stall and a bar will also be set up for the convenience of the participants of the event. After the formal events, an informal cocktail dance will start after 9 pm.
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Miss UK Nepal beauty contest started in 2010 and there are three beauties selected to represent Nepal in UK. In the following photo all the three Miss UK Nepal winners are photographed together.
On the left is Miss UK Nepal 2010, Nabina Gurung, in the middle Miss UK Nepal 2011, Gaumaya Gurung and on the right Miss UK Nepal 2012, Durga Gurung. (photo credit – Shanti Gurung)
In the history of Miss UK Nepal beauty contests, all the three winners had been Gurung.
Congratulation to our online poll participants, Miss UK Nepal 2012, Durga Gurung was also your first choice with 31% votes. Although Ashika couldn’t make it, Rosy was also one of the top three in our visitors’ choice!
In an event held in London, the contestant number 1, Durga Gurung, was crowned the Miss UK Nepal crown of the year 2012. In the event the contestant number 4 Parika Ale was selected the first runner-up and the contestant number 10 Nayan Gurung was awarded the second runner-up titles.
In addition to the Miss UK Nepal crown, Durga was also awarded the Miss Best Figure title. Similarly in addition to the first runner-up, Parika was awarded Miss Talent. The second runnerup Nayan was also awarded Miss Personality title.
Among the others, Tina Purja was awarded Miss Catwalk and Rosy Oli was awarded Miss Photogenic and Public Choice awards.
The original title of this post was : “Durga Gurung – Miss UK Nepal 2012 contestant”. On April 6, 2015 the title is renamed for her participation in the Miss Nepal 2015 contest.
Video profile of Durga Gurung:
This post was posted before Durga was crowned Miss UK Nepal 2012.