Manya Singh

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Manya Singh
NameManya Singh
Full NameManya Omprakash Singh
NicknameKajal 1
ProfessionIndian model
Famous forBeing Femina Miss India 2020 Runner-up
Years Active2020-Present
Date of BirthMarch 25, 2001
Age (In 2024)23 Years 0 Month(s) 21 Days
Birth PlaceKushinagar, Uttar Pradesh, India
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Mother TongueHindi
Physical Stats
Heightin centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5ft 7in
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Family and Marriage Details
Marital StatusUnmarried
FatherOmprakash Singh (Auto-rickshaw driver)
manya singh with her father omprakash singh
MotherManorama Devi (Owns a beauty parlour)
manya singh with her mother manorama devi
Brother(s)Aman Singh
manya singh with her brother aman singh
Education Details
SchoolLohiya Junior College, Sahwa, Uttar Pradesh
CollegeThakur College of Science and Commerce, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Educational QualificationGraduation in Management
Bachelor of Banking & Insurance (BBI)
TV Show(s)Bigg Boss 16 (Contestant, 2022)
Femina Miss India 2020 Runner-up
Contact/Social Media Details (220k followers)
Other Details
Favorite BookThe Alchemist (1988) 2
Food HabitVegetarian
HobbiesReading books & Dancing
Net Worth (Approx)Rs 25 Lakhs
Family Picture
manya singh with her family
Manya Singh is an Indian model known for being the Femina Miss India 2020 Runner-up. She was born on March 25, 2001 in a lower-middle-class family to Omprakash Singh and his wife Manorama Devi in Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh. She also has a younger brother named Aman Singh.
She did her schooling from Lohiya Junior College in Sahwa, Uttar Pradesh and later studied Bachelor of Banking & Insurance (BBI) at Mumbai's Thakur College of Science and Commerce.
She was not able to attend school from class 3 to class 8 due to financial problem.
Her father, Omprakash Singh is an auto-rickshaw driver and her mother, Manorama Devi owns a beauty parlour.
Manya Singh was crowned Miss India 2020 runner-up by Shreya Shanker on 10th February 2021 at the grand finale of the Femina Miss India 2020 contest which took place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Mumbai. Manasa Varanasi of Telangana was crowned as the winner by Suman Ratan Singh Rao and Manika Sheokand of Haryana was crowned as the Miss Grand India 2020 by Shivani Jadhav. The Miss India jury panel comprised of Neha Dhupia, Chitrangada Singh, Pulkit Samrat, Falguni Peacock and Shane Peacock. 3
manya singh manasa varanasi and manika sheokand
She won the Best Student award during her HSC.
Her journey is an inspiration to everyone because coming from a humble background, she fought against all odds to became a beauty queen.
She considers her mother, Manorama Devi as the most influential person in her life and has got her never give up and working hard attitude from her.
She left her house at the age of just 14 years and started working as a dishwasher at Pizza Hut in the evening and worked at a call centre at night. Manya wrote about her days og struggle in an instagram post, "At 14, I ran away from home. I somehow managed to complete my studies in the day, became a dishwasher in the evening and worked at a call center at night. I've walked hours to reach places so I could save the rickshaw fare."
In August 2022, she was felicitated with Kashi Vaishwik Gaurav Sammaan at the Hotel Ramada in Varanasi.
manya singh getting kashi vaishwik gaurav sammaan
Manya Singh is currently participating in the reality show Bigg Boss 16 (2022) as a contestant. Apart from her Gori Nagori, Abdu Rozik, Ankit Gupta, Sumbul Touqeer Khan, MC Stan, Archana Gautam, Gautam Singh Vig, Shalin Bhanot, Priyanka Chahar Choudhary, Shiv Thakare, Nimrit Kaur Ahluwalia, Soundarya Sharma, Tina Datta, Sreejita De and Sajid Khan are fighting to lift the Bigg Boss 16 trophy.

She revealed in an interview that for her the primary reason for doing Bigg Boss 16 is money. Manya said,
"I really want to earn a lot of money, that's the prime reason for taking up the show. Other than that, I want people to recognise me. Priyanka Chopra is also a Miss India but people know her for who she is, not just in India but globally. That's what I want." 4
She is the brand ambassador of Glow & Lovely face cream.

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