Kathmandu, December 9, 2018: Miss Nepal 2018, Shrinkhala Khatiwada was successful to grab a spot in the list of final 12 contestants out of 118 participants in Miss World 2018. The mega event took place at Sanya, China on December 8, 2018.
The 23 years old Shrinkhala had also won the prestigious Beauty With A Purpose Award among 25 shortlisted videos whose selection process was held at the Moulin Rounge Theatre at the Mangrove Tree Resort World. She is the second Miss Nepal to achieve this title after Ishani Shrestha did it back in 2013. Likewise she also bagged the Multimedia Challenge which helped her to enter in the top 30 of the finals. Adding to the list, Shrinkhala also made it to the top 5 of Sanya tourism video award marking her place in the 3rd position.
This year, Vanessa Ponce of Mexico has been crowned as the Miss World 2018, and Nicolene Limsnukan of Thailand as the first runner up and Miss World Queen of Asia and Oceania.