since she bagged the Ms Andhra title in October 1999,
this 18 year old has forged ahead into the world of fashion,
handling the tough and the beautiful with measured charm,
determination and a good deal of common sense.
face, accent and demeanour are an exquisite blend of her
Iranian and Hyderabadi background. Standing 5 feet 7 inches
tall, Mona has worked on some well-known ad campaigns
including that of The Wearhouse, Weekender and Pepe Jeans.
More recently, she has appeared in the Addidas ads in
the Femina and other magazines.
If Hyderabad witnessed the launch of her career, the rest
of India and perhaps the world is where she plans to turn
her dreams into
reality. For starters, Mona has entered the first round
of the Ms Gladrags Contest. If she wins, she hopes to
make it to the Ms India and then even the Ms Universe.
Beyond modelling, Mona plans to get into singing abroad.
A good singer, she had won the Ms. Talent contest where
she sang the heart tugger Celine Dion number 'My heart
will go on' . She has also written a couple of songs in
message to all our viewers?
"Be serious if you want to be a supermodel, work hard
for it. Hardwork is meeting the right people, the right
connections, right links, doing quality campaigns, quality
ramp shows…just doing the right thing."
Wise words from a girl whose "vision is very clear, very