Kathmandu, Nov 15: Parikalpana Rai is representing Nepal in the ongoing Mrs Asia International 2018 pageant in Bangkok. She is competing in the Classic Mrs Asia International segment of the Senior Ladies section. Along with her, married women from 40 nations are participating in the pageant.
44-year old Rai, is a mother of three children. A permanent resident of Kathmandu, she has masters degree in education. Along with traveling, she has deeper interests in social activism.
She has ten years experience working as a consular for Denmark Embassy in Kathmandu. She had participated in the 2015 edition of the same pageant and was able to win the second runner up position.
The pageant is being held at the Star Convention Hotel, Rayong, Thailand. Group of Event Entertainers (GEE), which is also the official franchise for Nepal for the pageant has been facilitating Rai’s participation.
Choreographer Rojin Shakya has trained Rai for the pageant. The Mrs Asian International pageant has been organised since 2012 by the ERM Marketing (ERM).