Preksha Rana from Gaggal, Himachal Pradesh, wins the crown of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2017 in McLeod Ganj, India, on 8 October 2017.

Preksha Rana from Gaggal, Himachal Pradesh, wins the crown of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2017 in McLeod Ganj, India, on 8 October 2017. MHP

Preksha Rana receiving the winner's cheque from the Director Lobsang Wangyal after she won the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2017 crown at TIPA, McLeod Ganj, India, on 8 October 2017.

Preksha Rana receiving the winner's cheque from the Director Lobsang Wangyal after she won the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2017 crown at TIPA, McLeod Ganj, India, on 8 October 2017. MHP

Preksha Rana, winner of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2017, the First Runner-up Tashi Lhamo (left) and the Second Runner-up, Palak Thakur, pose for a photo after Ayushi Sethi (right) who passed on the crown to the winner at TIPA, McLeod Ganj on 8 October 2017.

Preksha Rana, winner of the Miss Himalaya Pageant 2017, the First Runner-up Tashi Lhamo (left) and the Second Runner-up, Palak Thakur, pose for a photo after Ayushi Sethi (right) who passed on the crown to the winner at TIPA, McLeod Ganj on 8 October 2017. MHP