Gayatri Challa (Rinku Naidu), D/o Mr Etraj V Naidu and Mrs Shakuntala E Naidu, has been crowned as Mrs India UK 2017 – 1st Runner Up Classic in a beauty pageant event held in London. The beauty pageant celebrates the journey of inspiring Indian women to embrace themselves, their beauty, their values and principles. Through Mrs India UK, this beauty pageant aims to celebrate talent, share knowledge and motivate married Indian women.
Gayatri also won the titles of Mrs. Goodwill and Mrs. Fitness at the pageant. She did her schooling from St Anne’s High School (Pune), BA (Psy. hons) form Wadia College, Pune and has a diploma in IATA. She also has post graduate qualifications including Masters in Personnel Management (Pune University), and CIPD (London). She was an inter-school and district level hockey player. She currently works for The High Commission of India in London in the economic department. Her interests include Travelling, Music, Reading and Sports.
She shifted to London in 2011 with her husband (Mr Praveen R Challa). She has a 13 years old son who is a budding cricketer and a lovely daughter of 11 years. A strong believer in family values, she attributes all her success to the blessings and teachings of her parents.
She promises to abide by the values and principle of the titles she won and will continue to work hard with honesty and integrity allowing her crowing to shine with pride always.