Srinidhi Ramesh Shetty is the titleholder of the Indian Model, Actress, and Beauty Contest. She has crowned Miss Supranational India in the 2016 Miss Diva pageant and later represented India in Miss Supranational 2016. She is the second Indian to win the title. She has also acted in Kannada movies.
Early life and education
Srinidhi Ramesh Shetty was born on October 21, 1992, to a Tulu-speaking Tuluva Bunt family. Both her parents are from the Indian state of Karnataka. Her father Ramesh Shetty hails from Mulki town and her mother Kushala hails from Talipadi Guttu in Kinnigoli. She attended Sri Narayana Guru English Medium School and later a pre-university course at St. Aloysius Pre-University College. She received her Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from Jain University in Bangalore and graduated with distinction.
In 2012, Shetty competed in the clean & clear-sponsored fresh face competition, where she was one of the top five finalists. Later, she participated in the Manappuram Miss South India in 2015 and won the Miss Karnataka and Miss Beautiful Smile titles, then the Manappuram Miss Queen of India, where she has crowned the 1st runner-up and was also named Miss Congeniality. She also worked as a model while working at Accenture.
She competed in the 2016 Miss Diva pageant, where she was selected as a finalist and won the Miss Supranational India 2016 title. She also won three subtitles for her smile, body, and her photogenic face. On December 2, 2016, her predecessor Stefania Stegman of Paraguay was crowned Miss Supranational 2016 at the Municipal Sports and Recreation Center in Krynica-Zdrój, Poland. She also won the Miss Supranational Asia and Oceania 2016 title.
During her reign as Miss Supranational 2016, Srinidhi toured extensively around the United Arab Emirates, France, Japan, Singapore, Thailand, Slovakia and Poland, and India.
After winning Miss Supranational, Srinidhi started getting offers to act in movies. KGF period action film directed by Prashant Neil, it is the highest-grossing Kannada film of all time.