Responding the allegation and threatened to return their titles in protest against of “unfair treatment” by two contestants of the recently held 7th edition of Mrs Arunachal pageant to the organizing committee, the organizing committee clarified that the entire allegation are baseless and the event conducted as per norms and guidelines.
Mrs Arunachal 2018 was conducted by the Abu Ane Multipurpose Society and the Muskaan Women Foundation at the Dorjee Khandu State Convention Centre here on May 26 2018.
Clarifying the allegation at a press conference today at Arunachal Press Club, the event Spokesperson Talam Har Nilam said that it’s Just blaming us that we had tortured or threatened is not true rather we contacted them for clarification on the issue. There was no such incident of threatening to any of 25 contestants who were selected for the find round.
Regarding the events by seeing the message of APA Rimo, Pooza Sonam Natung and members of WWO, East Kameng, Seppa on social media. I personally sent voice recorded message to Uma Natung to request let your family members and relatives of Uma be avoid condemning and accused in social media because it was just blaming the NGO’s of ABU- ANE’, MPC Society and Muskan Women Foundation and dignity of our committee members is also going in wrong perception.
Regarding marking criteria, it is totally acknowledged by the every contestant, which declared that the aggregation of judges, choreography and committee of marks given will be the final declaration of the result of the contestant based on performance of the contestants throughout the competition Mrs. Arunachal 2018.
Regarding surrendered of titles of 3rd Runners up of Mrs. Uma Natung Rimo, 2nd Runners up of Mrs. Jinchang Chai of classic category and Mrs. Beautiful flair of Mrs. Ranjita Chai is to welcome and committee is ready to accept. Therefore their titles, crown and sash should be obviously returned which is already written in the terms and conditions or Mrs. Arunachal 2018, and the crown should be award to waiting list, but Committee is yet to received any call or letter from the said winner regarding the returns of title, he added.
the event is all about dignity that’s why we have selected or crowned the right lady and a perfect women who respects the dignity in the society based on good morality and good personality so we committee members and judges had declared Mrs. Takam Techi as Mrs. Arunachal, 2018 because of her generosity and sincerity towards the co-contestants and to the committee members in particular and towards the society in general. She has a quality of Beauty with Brain and deserved to be Mrs. Arunachal,2018, he added.
This time we had made some changes that is Mrs. Arunachal Beauty Contest in the system of National and International Level Beauty Contest into two categories, Classic category which is above 40+ includes 3 winner, Mrs. Arunachal under 40th category It includes 5 winners.
Winner, 1st Runners up, 2nd Runners up, 3rd Runners up and 4th Runners up These top or the selected top 25 finalists participants had been selected from various districts which began audition since from 31st March’2018 onwards where as we organizing committee have announced the contestants with some norms and conditions signed by every contestant before entering into the fenale. And Terms and conditions should be fully respected/followed by the contestants.
MWF Chairperson Ngurang Anung and Executive Member Tadar Rima Jomo denied all allegation as baseless and does not fit with such allegation after completion of the programme. Both apologised the audience and guest who have come to witness the function as inconveniences caused to them due to technical snap.