Actress Kangana Ranaut crowned the new Mr India, Jitesh Singh Deo, who will representing India at the world stage next year. This year India is defending the Mr World title as this year we won at the international stage. Incidentally India won both at Mr and Miss World this year.
Jitesh Singh Deo bagged the title of Mr India 2017. Deo, who is from Lucknow, will now represent India at Mr World. Sixteen contestants from across the country were competing for the title.
"I did not anticipate it but I had some belief in myself. The power of belief motivates you always. I was speechless when my name was announced. I was blank. Winning this title comes with lot of responsibility. The competition (Mr World) is going to be more tough. Today, I am enjoying the moment but tomorrow onwards, a new journey will begin and I have to work hard," Deo told PTI. The first runner up was Abhi Khajuria (right) and the second runner up was Pavan Rao (left).
The winners were felicitated by Kangana. Check out some pictures of Mr India 2017: