On Friday evening, Pawan Chhetri from Jorhat won the Garnier Men Mega Mister North East 2018 title at the grand finale of the pageant held at ITA Cultural Complex, Machkhowa in Guwahati.
Mega Entertainment, the organizer of the largest manhunt in the region, announced the winner after several rounds of judging.
Tripura’s Mitrayan De Sarkar was adjudged the first runners up while Tezpur’s Hirok Jyoti Kalita was the second runners up.
Mega Entertainment conducted auditions across the Northeast for the 9th edition of Garnier Men Mega Mister North East, selecting 50 contestants. The selected contestants travelled to Guwahati for almost a week of activities which included grooming and training sessions conducted by Mega Entertainment, followed by rehearsals, leading up to the grand finale of the largest manhunt of the region. The pageant, powered by Mega Entertainment founder Abhijit Singha, provides a platform to budding talents from the region.
The winner this year gets a prize package worth approximately Rs 5 lakhs. It includes the official sash and trophy of Garnier Men Mega Mister North East 2018, a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh.
The prize package also includes a round trip to Dubai, an international destination photoshoot, fitness counselling and membership at Chisel Dighalipukhuri for a year, gift hamper from Rang De Basanti Urban Dhaba, portfolio shoot by leading fashion photographer Rahul Biswas, public relations and reputation management for the reigning term from Life’s Purple and digital celebrity management from One & Zero – The Marketing Trend. Additionally, the winners will also get a scholarship for a 3-years bachelor’s degree course in media & entertainment at ITFT, Chandigarh and a 6-months aviation & hospitality course from TRIG Empowering Institute, Guwahati.