Bio Data / Biography
Manika Sheokand is an Indian model and beauty queen, she came into the limelight when she won the title of Femina Miss India Haryana 2020 by VLCC Femina Miss India 2020. Manika Sheokand’s age is 25 (years old) as of 2021. She was born and brought up in Chandigarh in a well-class family. Sometimes, she has a phobia of social media due to which she never used more. An interesting video of her to watch and learned something new.
|Genuine Name||Manika Sheokand|
|Fan Followers||12k (on Instagram)|
Boyfriend Name- Not Known
Morphology (Physical Appearance)
|Weight||52 kg, |
|Height||173 centimeters |
5’feet 8’’ inches
|Figure value (anterior & posterior)||32 – 26- 33|
|Skin Color||Vanllia (Milky)|
Social Media Accounts
Instagram Id @manika_sheokand
Personal Life of Manika Sheokand
She was born in upper-class family of Chandigarh (India) in 1996.
She completed her schooling from Kailash Bahl D.A.V Senior Secondary Public School, Chandigarh and for higher education she was enrolled in Dr. S. S Bhatnagar University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, Punjab University, Chandigarh.
She is a bright student in her academics, along with studies she also took part in sports games due to which she won the national level competition in Netball.
After completing her graduation, she pursues her master degree MBA, and During the MBA program in May 2016, she got the job in KBR, Inc. Gurgaon and worked at KBR only three months.
Then she applied to Gujarat Fluorochemicals Limited and joined the company but her heart is not too satisfied to want to do a job, she decided to leave her job and ventured into modeling. After that, she never turned back until she did not succeed in modeling career.
Manika Sheokand also shared her parent’s struggle story regarding girl birth that her parents have faced the wrath of the age-old misogynist culture and also mentioned that girl birth is a burden on the parents. And people pitied on her parents for having a two girl’s child means (how they will fulfill her daughter’s dowry and marriage expenditure).
|Date of birth||1996|
|Age||25 years (as in 2021)|
|Birth Place||Chandigarh, Haryana (India)|
|Birth & Zodiac sign||Not Known (based on date of birth)|
|Home Town||Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh (India)|
|School Academy||Kailash Bahl D.A.V Senior Secondary Public School, Chandigarh|
|University/College Name||Dr. S. S Bhatnagar University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, Punjab University, Chandigarh (2013-2018)|
|Last Qualification||Integrated Course (B.E. Chemical + MBA)|
|Debut Career||As a Model- Femina Miss India 2020|
|Interest & Hobbies||Playing Ukulele, Reading, Watching Movies and dancing|
|Awards||2021: FeminaMiss Grand India Award|
She started her career as a model in 2019, and she got the chance to work for famous designers like Anjalee and Arjun Kapoor, Narendra Kukar, Rina Dhaka, and many more. And she walked the ramp in various fashion shows and one of the walked ramps of her for Narendra Kumar at Gurugram International Coutre Week (2019).
Later, she grabbed the chance to represented Haryana in a contest of VLCC Femina Miss India 2020, and Manika was crowned as Femina Miss Grand India in 2020. And Manasa Varanasi from Hyderabad has crowned the title of Miss India World and Manya Singh from Uttar Pradesh was the 1st runner-up & become a Miss India 2020.
The result was announced (0n 10th February 2021) late due to pandemic disease COVID-19 and the entire contest was held at Plush Hotel, Mumbai. The famous Bollywood actor hosted the fashion show such as Neha Dhupia, Pulkit Samrat, Chitrangada Singh, and designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock.
She also promoted the beauty products through her Instagram page to collaborate with Sephora and Staunch India.
As a beauty queen, she has an aim of spreading awareness about climate issues and global warming took place and she also worked on carbon to reduce the impact on the ecosystem during the corporate journey. And also take the initiative to empower women and encourages climate change.
She also contributed to eco-friendly groups and organizations at the individual level. “Women play a crucial role in preserving the climate, and that is why one of the SDG especially focuses on gender equality and women empowerment. Gradually, I realized that to make an extraordinary impact, an extraordinary platform is a prerequisite…”
She is a movie buff and wanted to become an actress she revealed her dream in the audition video of Femina Miss India 2020, she said
“I am passionate about learning the art of acting, I love watching movies and I am fond of reading books.”
Family & Ancestor
|Father||Suraj Mal Sheokand|
|Sister||Kanika Sheokand (Elder)|
Favourite & Beloved things
|Food||Rajma Chawal, Dal Roti with Lassi, Palak Paneer and French Fries|
|Actor||Salman Khan and Aamir Khan|
|Actress||Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai and Sushmita Sen|
|Films||Dead Poet Society (1989)|
|Quote||“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” By Nelson Mandela|
|Musician Person||A.R. Rahman|
|Holiday & Festivity Destination(s)||Kashmir, Dubai, Goa|
|Color & Dye(s)||Purple|
Luxury Life Style
She has fond to travels to a different place and she feels excited when the wind is blowing.
|Tattoo Design||No Tattoo designed|
|Car Collection||Not Known|
Some minor known facts about Manika Sheokand
- Manika Sheokand does not smoke and drinks/consume alcohol like other celebrities.
- Once her sister Kanika was encouraged her to participate in Femina Miss India beauty pageant and Manika said in an interview
“It was my elder sister who convinced me that I should participate in the pageant. I always thought that winning the crown was a dream I could never achieve…”
- She has a habit to read new books in her leisure time and received bookey and gift from Hi-Life Women for her achievements.
- One of the interesting things was going on at her college that when Manika’s friends mistakenly identified her sister as her clone because Manika and her sister are look-alikes. They made fun with Manika elder’s sister to realize that they are confused to identify Manika.
- Manika consider the former Miss World Priyanka Chopra as an Ideal and admired inspirational for him, in an interview she said,
“I am most inspired by Priyanka Chopra because of her strong personality and the way she has carved out an identity for herself. Her strong person has inspired me to break the glass ceilings and stereotypes and emerge as winner in every aspect of my life. Seeing her gives me hope that one can achieve anything one aspires for if they are strong-headed and hardworking, nothing is impossible if you are determined”
- The Fan followers on her Instagram account around 12k (as 2021).
- She has a dream to get a job in Vogue magazine and she is a great fan of Anna Wintour who is a British-American journalist and worked as a chief-editor in Vogue magazine. Manika said,
“My dream job would be to assist Anna Wintour. I have been a huge fan of her work and I would love to assist her in her creative jobs.”
- Manika is also an enthusiast of fitness and health due to which she workouts daily in the gym.
- But for the beauty pageant, she never followed the diet until she enrolls herself in Femina Miss India (2020).