Miss India New England Anita Ganesan (left). Photo by MRK Visuals

ANDOVER, MA—Anita Ganesan, a trained Carnatic vocalist who loves kickboxing in her free time, was crowned Miss India New England 2015 at the regional Miss India USA pageant held on Sunday in Andover, MA.

Miss India New England Anita Ganesan (left). Photo by MRK Visuals
Miss India New England Anita Ganesan (left). Photo by MRK Visuals

“Words cannot describe the feeling. I am beyond honored and humbled to continue on as the next Miss India New England,” Ganesan told INDIA New England News after winning the crown. At the 2014 Miss India New England pageant, Ganesan had won Miss Talented title.

Mrs. India New England 2015 title went to Radhika Trehan. Shreya Patel Ranganarayan won Miss India New England Teen 2015.

Ganesan will now go to Miss India USA competition. The winner from Miss India USA will go to compete in Miss India World Wide.

“Yes I am and I intend on bringing the Miss India USA crown back to New England,” Ganeshan said. “It will be held on Dec 6th 2015 in Edison, New Jersey.”

Ganesan spent her college years majoring in electrical and computer systems engineering, devoting her free time to improv and envisioning the moment she could fully pursue acting as a career, according to her website. She has landed several roles in dozens of commercials, industrials, print advertisements, short films and indie films.

In 2014, Ganesan became a top 20 finalist in the national TentSquare Monologue challenge, beating over 240 contestants. In addition, her love of dance and professional training of Bharatanatyam and Bollywood style Indian dance won her the title of Miss India New England Miss Talented.