Manushi was inching closer to the Miss World crown as she had gone straight from top 40 to 15, during the course of the competition. (Color China Photo via AP)
Manushi Chillar, (center) reacts after being crowned as the winner of Miss World 2017.
Manushi Chillar, (center) is crowned Miss World during the beauty pageant held in Sanya in southern China's Hainan province on Saturday. Manushi is the 6th Indian to have won the coveted crown. (Color China Photo via AP)
Manushi, who is from Haryana, had earlier this year won the Femina Miss India 2017. Mexico's Andrea Meza was the second runner-up while England's Stephanie was awarded first runner-up. (Color China Photo via AP)
Manushi competed against 108 contestants from various countries at a glittering event held at Sanya City Arena in China.
Manushi (center) and other contestants take part on a photoshoot at Sanya City Arena in China. (Color China Photo via AP)
Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar seen with her parents.