Kolkata: ‘NextNandini’ is a unique talent Hunt to find the perfect woman in the City of Joy. After receiving thousand of online applications, around ten ‘Ms & Mrs’ finalists have been chosen by 94.3 Radio One. In fact after a successful stint with the FFACE Calendar for the last two years, FFACE has associated with this Beauty Pageant. Applications were invited from all age groups, marital status, height, weight etcetra. The top 10 contestants were chosen by the Station Director of Radio One, Eathesham Azam and the founder owner of FFACE Neil Roy & his team. Hairstyling session with the ‘King of Hairstylist’ Jawed Habib, Health check up by Bhagirathi Neotia women care, grooming by Fashion designer Indroneel Mukherjee and Portfolio shoot session by photographer Samrat Das were some of the aspects that led to the shining of the contestants in the Grand Finale.
The final event was staged at ‘Plush’ amidst glitz and glamour. The show was judged by Fashion designer Agnimitra Paul, Actor Sayani Dutta, Gaurav Chakraborty , Riddhima Ghosh, Model Dimpy Ganguly and renowned choreographer Sudarshan Chakraborty. The girls looked stunning in their traditional outfit, sarees and printed blouses. All were designed by designer Indroneel Mukherjee. After three rounds of tough judgment, the judges shortlisted a couple of winners, Akta and Arunita . But after the final question-answer round
Akta Saha grabbed the prestigious NextNandini Title. Neil Roy the owner of FFACE also announced the wild card entry’s (contestant number 5, Sneha Mitra) name for the FFACE Calendar 2016. The surprise element of the show was obviously Tollywood heartthrob Abir Chatterjee. He came late, but graced the occasion with his charm and lovely speech.