Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Pallahara, Feb 15:
Odisha beauty Rhea Resham Bari has brought pride to the state by winning the first runner up title at World Supermodel India pageant 2016 held in Mumbai. The winner– Marilyn Bothello– will compete at the World pageant slated to take place in South Africa on March 21.
The 20-year-old has been modelling since the age of 17. She has been involved in several portfolio shoots and has worked for online fashion brands. Ambitious and happy-go-lucky person, she has also participated in La Mode Bangalore’s Top Model Hunt 2015 and Campus Diva 2016.
Rhea’s originally hails from Kerajenga village in Ishwar Nagar panchayat under Pallahara block in Angul.
She always wanted to represent India at international platform and believes that her hard work and focused dedication in this pageant is her key to success.
The Odia beauty has completed her schooling from Loyola School, Bhubaneswar and is currently a second year student of performing arts in Christ University, Bengaluru.
Her father Ramrai Bari is a banker and mother Babita Bari a housewife. They are settled in Sambalpur.
World Supermodel India pageant 2016 was held in Mumbai on February 13 and 14 where 15 contestants fought for the coveted title of Indian supermodel.