Jatin Ahuja from the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh was elected the new Rubaru Mr India Model International at this year’s Rubaru Mr India pageant concluded extravagantly on April 30, 2019 at Sea Princess hotel in the city of dreams, Mumbai. This was the sixteenth edition of Rubaru Mr India pageant. He will represent India at the upcoming edition of international modelling competition, Mister Model International Pageant to take place in coming months.
The Mister Model International Pageant is one of the most well-established and looked-forward international pageants for men in the world. It is based in the United States of America and is run by Tim Management Group, led by its founder and owner, Luis Tujillo. The said international pageant is an annual event and has taken place in different parts of the world since its inception. Countries like Dominican Republic, Thailand, India and the United States have hosted the event in past. The current winner of Mister Model International Pageant is Sergio Ayala from Spain.
Jatin belongs to the city of Bhopal however he is currently based in Bengaluru (previously Bangalore). He holds a degree in computer applications from Jawahar Lal Nehru College and is a model and tattoo artist by profession. This 26-year-old Indian gentleman stands 6 ft tall and has black hair and black eyes. His very appealing eyes and captivating persona were two of his greatest strengths. Apart from this, it was his very strong presentation skills, confidence and charming looks that made him stand out from the rest.
This year 38 candidates competed for the title of Rubaru Mr India 2019. At the pageant, the candidates were judged on various parameters like confidence, personality, looks, fitness, nature, communication skills, on and off stage presentation, on and off camera presentation, runway skills and many more. The candidates took part in different segments of the pageant that included individual interviews, formal wear round, ethnic wear round and health and fitness round. The final judgement was made taking under consideration the performances of the candidates during all these preliminary events and the overall performance of each candidate during and prior to the finale.
Rubaru Mr India pageant is an annual event in India. It is regarded as the biggest and most prestigious pageant for men. The event is owned by Rubaru Group, headed by its founder and president, Sandeep Kumar and Pankaj Kharbanda is the current vice president of the organization. The contest was established in the year 2004 making it the longest running annual male pageant of India. Rubaru Mr India pageant is often referred to as ‘the goldmine of handsome faces’ in India for producing extremely handsome and good-looking Indian male models and titleholders. The pageant also holds the record of being associated to maximum number of international modelling contests and pageants in India. Since the pageant’s inception in the year, 2004, it has sent India’s representatives to more than 15 different international pageants for men across the globe. It also holds the record of producing maximum number of international award-winning models of Indian origin when it comes to male pageantry in India. Over the years, the pageant has produced several notable winners, who have excelled in different fields like showbiz, fashion, medicine, technology, politics, sports etc. and have brought laurels and pride to India on multiple occasions.