Miss Diva Universe finalist, Zuchobeni Tungoe along with her fiancé, Sanam Puri and his mother on arrival at Dimapur airport on September 3. (Morung Photo)
Morung Express News
Dimapur | September 3
Zuchobeni Tungoe, who had recently been among the top 7 finalists, securing two prestigious titles, 'Miss LIVA Popular Choice' and 'Times Miss Talented,' during the recently held Miss Diva Universe 2023 in Mumbai, received a warm welcome at Dimapur airport on September 3.
The reception in her honour was organised by members of the Dimapur Phiro Union, Dimapur Wozhuro Range Eloe Randan Fellowship, Dimapur Sankiton Dekhungi, President Ethnic group of Dimapur and her family members.
She was accompanied by her fiancé, Sanam Puri and his mother to Nagaland.
Speaking with the media, Tungoe shared her appreciation to the people for the support shown to her during her journey leading up to and during the pageant. “Although this time I couldn’t win I’m proud to have represented my people,” she said.
She mentioned that the overall experience had been overwhelming, exciting and a learning endeavor as well.
On her future plans she maintained that making music and modeling will always be her top priority further noting how the field of modeling has evolved significantly due to the influence of social media .
She also expressed deep gratitude to her mother, who had been her unwavering support since the beginning, and credited her for initially guiding her into the world of beauty pageants and also acknowledged her fiancé for his constant encouragement and support, as he played a pivotal role in motivating her to participate in this Miss Diva Universe competition.
In her message to the people, her advice was to follow their heart, listen to their inner calling and courageously follow their paths in life.