Monika Gurung from Dhangadhi has won the title of ‘Miss Far West 2018’ which took place on Saturday night at the Temple Resort in Dhangadhi.
This was the very first season of this beauty pageant. 23-year-old Gurung succeeded in winning the title among the total of 26 participants. She also happens to be a local government officer. She holds the position of Sub engineer in the department of irrigation.
Along with the title, Monika also got a scooter as her prize. Former Miss Nepal Sugarika Kc was present in the event who crowned Monika after she won the title.
Ankita Gyawali and Dibya Gaire secured the first runner up and second runner up positions winning Rs 50,000 and Rs 25,000 respectively.
Organized by Royal Collaboration Pvt. Ltd. Nepal, the judging panel of Miss Far West 2018 consisted former Miss Nepal Sugarika Kc, Singer/Songwriter Kali Prasad Baskota, actress Anna Sharma, film director Hem Raj B.C, Olympian Deepak Bista and model Nilam Chand.