Mumbai: 21-year-old college student and aspiring model Paree Kapoor was today selected as a semi-finalist for the Miss Mumbai 2015 pageant. Paree Kapoor who originally hails from Ambajogai in Beed near Latur is now based in Mumbai. She earlier completed her schooling from Pune and moved to Mumbai to pursue her dreams of modeling and acting. The pageant Miss Mumbai 2015 and Mr & Miss Maharashtra 2015 is organised by news portal IndyaNewz.com and Rainbow TeleFilms India. Paree was also voted the selfie queen in a sub-contest.
Meanwhile, Mumbai model Akash R and Bhopal-based Vibha S will represent India in Spain at the Mr & Miss Globe International. Akash R who stands 6.2″ in height and is an electronics and telecom engineer from Mumbai and Vibha S an upcoming model and actress from Bhopal were selected as finalists for the Mr & Miss Maharashtra Online 2015 pageant. The two were selected after they bagged the maximum number of votes in the online voting category which includes votes, shares, LIKES and comments posted by friends and fans on Facebook and other social networking sites. Akash R who is also an aspiring actor, studied at the Utkarsh Mandir school in Malad and then went on to do his BE in Electronics and Telecommunication from the BGPIT college in Mumbai. A Scorpio, Akash loves watching TV and listening to music in his free time.