Mangaluru, Sep 7, 2016: Alester D’Souza won the second runner-up in the MIBQ pageants, "Mr India Manhunt International", which was held in New Delhi from September 1 to 5.
Alester won the second runner-up in Mr India Manhunt International Finals. He also won the title ’Mr Style’ in the same event.
"I am very happy and I feel really great, to win the second runner-up in the Mr India Manhunt International title. There were 12 finalists out of which I have won the second runner-up and also the "Mr Stlye title" Alester said. I have got a lot of support from the crew, they have trained, groomed and prepared me to compete in the finals. It is a great experience as this is one of the oldest pageants in the country".
He further said, "The selection was made by online audition in which they shortlisted 12 finalists for the 4-day event. They have conducted various tests like ramp walk, intelligence, IQ, fitness, photos, questionnaire and confidence and personality test. All aspects of the contestants were tested and the result was based on the excellent personality with positive attitudes, polite, good communication skills and friendly in nature".
Speaking of the title, "Mr Style", Alester said "Mr Style title is based on the costume, I was asked to wear Denim dress and speak about the attire, on what I wore and why. I spoke about the dress I was wearing and won the title "Mr Style".
He further said, "I would like to thank my parents for their support. I also thank my trainer Vikas Puthran who trained me well for this event. I would also like to thank my designer Ashok Maanay, before I came to Delhi, he prepared me with the dressing, style and prepared me for the competition by giving many tips".
He also said, " I have a lot of plans in mind, I look forward to more offers in modelling, and acting".