23 year old Dhruba Budhathoki has managed to win the title of Manhunt International Nepal 2017. The grand finale of the competition was held at Hyatt Regency in Kathmandu on Friday evening. Along with Dhruba, Prakash Shah and Sajid Alam were announced as first and second runner-ups espectively.

Photo: Manhunt International Nepal
Photo: Manhunt International Nepal

Budhathoki also won the titles of Mr Physique and Mr Talent along with the main title. In June this year, he had bagged the first runner-up position in the Mr. Nepal pageant and represented Nepal in Man of the Year competition held in Indonesiain August. He will now be representing Nepal at Manhunt International next year.

Along with the first, second and third titles, there were different other sub-titles as well, for instance, Sudip Pathak won Mr. Popular and Mr. Personality, Sudip Osti won Mr. Friendship, Saroj Shrestha won Mr. Photogenic Smile and Prakash Shah won the sub-title of Most Stylish.

The competition consisted a total of 16 contestants and was hosted by Sanjay Gupta and Samriddhi Rai which was aired live on Kantipur HD.