Interesting facts about Miss Universe Nepal 2017 Nagma Shrestha

23 Nov 2017 | Srishti Jain

It was a moment of joy for the Nepali pageant lovers when the news came in that this year Nepal has its own representative in Miss Universe 2017 for the first time ever. And then a further sigh of relief came for all Nepalese when it was announced that the tall beauty Nagma Shrestha is going to represent Nepal.

You might want to know your queen better and we have just the opportunity for you. Here are some interesting facts about the queen of hearts Nagma:

A go-getter attitude

This girl from Kathmandu province seems to have no boundaries and describes herself as a dreamer and an achiever. She believes that she has the determination to never stop trying until she succeeds. And why not, after all she is a true scorpion (her sign).


This young lady has been an achiever all her life and this can be proved by her accolades in life. A former Goodwill Ambassador at IUCN Nepal and a current Goodwill Ambassador at Childreach Nepal, she has also worked for various organizations like In the Words of Kishor Kayastha, Come On Youth Stand Up, and United Academy.

Started young in life

At the age of 16, she started her career as a TV host on Image Channel. Today, she is a producer and presenter of her travel show, STEPS.

A famous personality

She worked as a VJ for the Image Channel's shows like SMS N More, Music of Your Choice and On The Road, through which she quickly gained fame.


Interesting facts about Miss Universe Nepal 2017 Nagma Shrestha


Beauty Pageant History

Nagma has been Miss Nepal Earth 2012 and represented Nepal in Miss Earth 2012, where she reached the top 8 and became the first ever Nepali beauty to reach the finals in an international pageant. She is the 3rd runner-up in World Miss University 2016 in China. She is the winner of Best Tourism Video award at Miss Eco Universe 2016 in Egypt.

Her power of 4 Ps

This queen strongly believes in the power of her 4 Ps - patience, persistence, perseverance and passion and always says that these qualities of hers will make her stand out from rest of the contestants.

No acting, only pageants

This Nepali beauty is not a diehard movie fan and wants to be involved in pageantry world only. This young girl aspires to take up other roles and duties in pageantry world and wants to travel the world.

Favourite Colour

Nagma is crazy about the colour, Purple.

The Height factor

Standing tall at a thundering height of 180 cm, she broke the stigma that Nepali beauties are not tall usually and impressed one and all with her personality.


Interesting facts about Miss Universe Nepal 2017 Nagma Shrestha