FIJI NEWS
September 09, 2012 12:00:00 AM
  Follow @ Twitter

Miss Teen Supermodel and Miss Teen Australia, Michaela Swamy holds a soft spot in her heart for Fiji, the country of birth of her father.

The 17- year- old who was one of the invited guests for the 2012 Miss India Pageant which concluded last night was today officially announced as a brand ambassador for Tappoos Group.

Speaking to FijiLive today, Swamy said Fiji is like a second home to her as she often visits her paternal relatives in Olosara, Sigatoka ever since she was young.

“I love Fiji, I love its cultural atmosphere and everything it has in store for everybody that visits,” Swamy said.

Commenting on the standard of the pageant last night, Swamy said that the competition amongst the ten mesmerizing girls was intense and she nearly came on her toes when the finalists were being announced.

“The girls portrayed the richness of Indian culture so perfectly that I felt like I was India,” Swamy said laughingly.

Swamy also stated that she will take any opportunity that comes her way to fly Fiji’s noble banner blue.

The teenage beauty is expected to return for the Fiji Fashion Week next month.

Swamy and her mum Simmone will depart our shores on Wednesday.

By Indrani Krishna

YOU'RE MINE


PREVIOUS STORY
Man in custody for stabbing wife
NEXT STORY
Rakiraki watchman loses all in fire

Post a Comment
Bookmark and Share

 


Posted Comments
No comments, but you can post the first comment!
   





Should all voter education materials be sanctioned?
 Yes
 No


Poll Results: Current | Previous

Should all voter education materials be sanctioned?
Yes
 79%
No
 21%



More Polls
Press Esc to close this window
BUSINESS
Fiji Airways A330 back in serviceThe Fiji Airways A330 which was grounded following a hard-landing incident in Sydney in March is back in service.
SPORTS
Ryan confident of a good outing in last legVodafone Fiji 7s coach Ben Ryan is confident his team can deliver the best of results for the final two tournaments of the HSBC Sevens World Series in Glasgow and London.
WORLD
'Green'-tinted SUVs at Seoul Motor ShowGas-guzzling SUVs, eco-friendly electric cars and the odd brave attempt to marry the selling points of both are taking centre stage at the biennial Seoul Motor Show.
ENTERTAINMENT
Kiesza scores UK number 1 with HideawayCalgary-born 25-year-old Kiesza has her first UK number 1 single with Hideaway.
HEALTH/FITNESS
Clean-up day to curb dengue outbreakFiji's Ministry of Health has declared a clean-up day next Thursday for residents in the central division as it ups the tempo against a dengue fever outbreak currently experienced in the country.
NEWS SPORTS INFOTAINMENT SERVICES MOBILE EXTRA HOT TOPICS