Rohit Khandelwal becomes first Indian to win Mr. World title
Indian actor, model, television personality Rohit Khandelwal won the prestigious 2016 Mr. World title. With this he became first Indian and first Asian to win the Mr. World title.
Rohit received a cash prize of 50,000 dollars after winning this covet title.
Besides, Fernando Alberto Alvarez Soto (Puerto Rico) was named the first runner-up and Aldo Esparza Ramirez (Mexico) was named the second runner-up.
The competition was held in Southport Theatre in Southport, England. In it 47 participants from around the world had participated.
About Rohit Khandelwal
- Born in 1989 in Hyderabad, Telangana.
- He is also winner of Mr India 2015 contest.
- Prior to entering the modelling industry, he had served as ground staff for SpiceJet and technical support assistant at the Dell Computers.
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2016