Mr India Darasing Khurana accompanied ace actor-dancer Neelima Azeem as the guest of honour at WOW Starlite Women’s Excellence Award held in the city last week. The event, which felicitated women achievers from different walks of life, is organised every year to celebrate womanhood.
A fashion contest was organised at the do and the participants highlighted social awareness messages through fashion. The contest was judged by Darasing Khurana and Neelima Azeem. Other celebrities who were in attendance included Smita Jayakar, Jayati Bhatia, Siddhant Surryavanshi, Sanjay Pandya, Leslie Tripathi, Mreenal Deshraj, Sajni Srivastava, Smitha Mohla, Deepshikha Nagpal and Diandra Soares, among others.
Meanwhile, Darasing, who recently represented India at the Mr International 2018 pageant in Myanmar, considers Bollywood his ultimate dream. Hailing from Parbani in Maharashtra, the Punjabi boy is sure he’ll make a mark in showbiz. Speaking to IANS, the model said, “Acting has always fascinated me and the emerging trends in the industry are potent with so many exciting projects in all media, TV, web as well as films. Bollywood is an integral part of our life and to be able to do something in that, will be a great honour. I am open to all mediums, where my skills get honed and I emulate the dreams of the scriptwriter and the director.”