Bhubaneswar: Odisha girl Amita Panda has bagged the crown and sash of Mrs Central Pacific Asia Universe in New Delhi, recently and made the state proud.
Amrita will now represent India in Mrs Universe 2019 where Mrs Universe Julia Gershun of Monaco will crown her successor.
A software professional, Amita was the winner of Mrs India Galaxy 2018 and Mrs Social Icon 2018.
In her upcoming beauty pageant, she will be focusing on spreading awareness on human rights of those below the poverty line and provision of basic amenties for them.
She is the spouse of a Bhubaneswar-based cardiologist, Dr Prabhanjan Mohapatra and is the mother of a daughter.