Sandeep Kumar, The Man who changed the face of Indian Pageantry
Sandeep Kumar is no stranger to the world of beauty pageants. He is the owner of the two of the most prestigious beauty pageants in India. He has been named the best national director of the year, not just once but twice. He is the founder and the president of the Rubaru Group and the driving force behind the success of Rubaru Mister India and Rubaru Miss India Elite. These two beauty pageants have very noble and benevolent causes associated with them, “Stop violence against women” is the motto and cause of Mister India and “Say no to Female Foeticide” is the cause associated with Miss India Elite.
Hailing from Bahadurgarh, Sandeep Kumar is a proud alumnus of the renowned Maharishi Dayanand University. He started his journey by organizing Rubaru Mr and Miss Bahadurgarh which later lead to formation of Rubaru Mr and Miss Haryana then it became Rubaru Mr and Miss North India and ultimately Rubaru Mister India and Rubaru Miss India Elite pageants came into existence.
The year 2014, turned out to be the turning point in his life. It was for the first time the Rubaru Group got associated with an international beauty pageant. It was also first time when a Rubaru titleholder represented India at an international male beauty pageant. He was none other than the very charming, Pratik Virk, the winner of Rubaru Mister India 2013-14. He represented India prestigious Mister Model International Pageant 2014 in Dominican Republic and placed as fourth runner up. Later another Rubaru titleholder created history. She was none other than the Ajmer beauty, Bhavyata Sharma, the winner of Rubaru Miss India Elite 2014. She represented India at the renowned Supermodel International 2014 pageant in Thailand and placed in the top 12. She also won the Best Talent award at the said pageant and became the first ever Rubaru Miss India Elite titleholder to represent India internationally. These were the international pageants where Sandeep Kumar was awarded with the “Best National Director of the Year” award for his remarkable efforts.
The year 2015 brought more pride and responsibilities to the shoulders of Sandeep Kumar. It was the time when Rubaru Group made its association with a few more well established international beauty pageants and India made its debut at these international pageants. They were, Mister Global, Mister Universal Ambassador, Mister Worldwide Competition, Mister United Continents, Mister Pancontinental, Miss Eco Universe, World Beauty Queen and Ms Tourism Sri Lanka International.
The titleholders of Rubaru Mister India pageant represented India at their respective international pageants in 2015 and brought glory to the nation. The titleholders’ list include, Phany Padaraju (Mister Model International 2015 – 1st Runner up), Sandeep Chhikara (Mister Worldwide 2015 – 2ndRunner up), Jagjeet Singh (Mister Universal Ambassador 2015 – 3rd Runner up), Ashish Malhan (Mister Pancontinental 2015 – 3rd Runner up), Dheeraj Sharma (Mister United Continents 2015 – 5th Runner up) and Sandeep Sehrawat (Mister Global India 2015). India’s marked its debut at these international pageants and it was a huge success.
In the year 2016, Sandeep Kumar created history as he brought the prestigious Supermodel International pageant to India. It was for the first time that such a renowned modeling contest was happening in India as well as South of Asia. 29 models from all over the world came to India for to be a part of this grand event. Later that year, Rubaru Group got associated with Mister International, Mr Real Universe, Mister Tourism World, Man of The Year.
After successfully hosting the 2016 Supermodel International pageant in Gurgaon (Gurugram), this very young owner of the Rubaru Group is all set to create history once again as he is bringing the extravagant Mister Model International Pageant to India for the first time. This is also going to be the first time when the pageant is going to held outside the American continents.
Apart from this, Sandeep Kumar is a painter and social activist. He has won several awards for his humanitarian work which includes his campaign on HIV/AIDS awareness and other humanitarian work he did in his hometown Bahadurgarh .
Basic facts about Sandeep Kumar
Name: Sandeep Kumar
Date of birth: 22 February 1988
University: Maharishi Dayanad University
Occupation: Founder and Owner of Rubaru Group, Business person, Entrepreneur
Courtesy: Rubaru Mr. India