Northeast feels proud of Arunachal Pradesh girl for winning ‘Best National Costume Award’
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 21-Jun-2017

Itanagar, June 21: During the National Costume competition, an Arunachal Pradesh girl Licha Thosum has won the ‘Best National Costume Award’ once again made the Northeast proud. Licha Thosum also took part in many beauty peageants in Arunachal Pradesh. 

Licha Thosum was so very well dressed that it attracted everyone’s attention and won their hearts with her beauty.

Licha was a first girl of Arunachal to represent the state at this popular beauty contest and she believes that winning this beauty contest will give her an opportunity to inspire the young girls of the region.

Right now, Miss Tripura Rinky Chakma and Miss Assam Triveni Barman have respectively won the Miss Congeniality, Olivia Miss Beautiful Skin sub-titles.

Mizoram beauty Rody H Vanlalhriatpuii has achieved victory by winning the sub-titles which are Miss Talented and Miss Popular.

Depicting the rich and colorful culture and tradition of Arunachal Pradesh, National Costume for Licha was created by the ace designer from Arunachal Pradesh Nabam Akaa.

My family and friends will be very proud today. I am very happy and unable to express the exact emotions just now this is so much special for me. My parents are working with the Arunachal Pradesh police department and I know they are proud of my achievement”, an excited Licha stated after winning.

Licha represents Arunachal Pradesh. She completed her schooling from Govt. Higher secondary school, Doimukh and is a student of Don Bosco College, Itanagar. She is a student pursuing Master’s degree in Sociology at Rajiv Gandhi University.

Licha Thosum turned out to be a sizzling showstopper on the ramp showcased my collection which is attractive and vibrant colors and myriad patterns; characteristic of the Monpa tribe culture. It is significant for its embellishments and aesthetic culture, which dedicated to Monpa Tribe. Licha Thosum was my showstopper at day 3 of Northeast India Fashion week 2ndeditionn, young talented Miss Licha Thosum who won appreciations in the recent Sunsilk Mega Miss Northeast 2016, by acquiring the position of 1st runner's up as well as the title of Miss Trendy.

Few of her achievements are:- 1st runner's up in Miss University,2015 2nd runner's up in Miss AAPSU,2010 Winner of Miss Doimukh 2010 with subtitles of Miss Personality and Miss Best Costume. Arunachal models have moved steps further by representing the state in both regional as well as national level and one such personality is Licha Thosum.