Former Rubaru Mr. India Global titleholder, Prateek Baid will train and mentor the candidates of Rubaru Mr. India 2020-21 pageant. The 17th edition of Rubaru Mr. India competition will take place from April 3 to April 9, 2021 in Goa. The national finale of the pageant will culminate on April 8, 2021 at Hibis Resort in Morjim.
Prateek Baid won Rubaru Mr. India competition in 2016. The same year, he represented India at Mister Global competition and won “The Best Model” award. This was the second time that he was honored with this prestigious award. He is the first and only Indian model till date that won this prestigious honor. Prateek is regarded as one of the most successful models of Indian origin. This year (2021), he is returning back to the Rubaru Mr. India pageant as the candidates’ Ramp walk and Runway trainer.
As part of the long-held legacy and tradition, the winner of Rubaru Mr. India competition represents India at the Mister Global contest. Mister Global is one of the biggest and most prestigious international men’s pageants in the world. The pageant is based in Thailand and is run by Pradit Pradinunt Co. Ltd. led by its founder and president, Pradit Pradinunt. Mister Global is one of the oldest international pageants associated with the Rubaru Mr. India contest.
Rubaru Mr. India is India’s oldest running men’s pageant. The pageant was created in the year 2004, and is owned by Indian pageant organization and talent promoting agency, Rubaru Group. The winner of the pageant represents India at Mister Global competition. The pageant is headed by its founder and president, Sandeep Kumar and Mumbai-based entrepreneur, Pankaj Kharbanda is the current vice-president of the pageant. This year, some of the most handsome and talented men have been shortlisted after a series of nationwide auditions to compete at the national finale. This year’s pageant will be a combined event for the years 2020 and 2021. At the culmination of the pageant, a new Rubaru Mr. India Global titleholder will be elected. He will hold the title for 2 years (2020 and 2021) and will serve as India’s representative at the upcoming edition of Mister Global contest.