Mississauga beauty Annu Gaidhu crowned Miss India Canada (w/gallery)

Published: August 19, 2014

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Mississauga’s Annu Gaidhu was crowned Miss India-Canada

VANCOUVER DESI

Mississauga’s Annu Gaidhu was crowned Miss India-Canada at the 24th annual pageant in Toronto Saturday evening.

The 23-year-old yoga instructor and aspiring child and youth worker competed against 15 other South Asian women from across Canada at the International Plaza Hotel.

“So blessed and grateful to embark on this amazing journey ahead,” Gaidhu posted to Instagram alongside a photo of her crowning moment.

According to Miss India-Canada’s website, Gaidhu is Toronto’s youngest certified yoga instructor and established her own practice called Bliss Yoga with Annu.

“It is my passion to share the gift of yoga with people by promoting a physical, mental and spiritual well-being,” Gaidhu wrote in a statement on the organization’s website.

Among the 16 contestants, only one woman, Kamloops’ Roopam Plawn, represented B.C.

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