Indian modelling industry is one of the biggest and well-established modelling industries in the world. It has given the world some of the finest faces and one such face caused a stir in the industry after he was named “Best Model of the Year” not just once but twice in a year. With his exotic looks and remarkable stage presence he manages to steal the show every time. Yes, we are talking about the guy with extremely charming looks, Prateek Baid.
Hailing from the beautiful land of Rajasthan, Prateek holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering. The highly qualified hombre is a perfect combination of great looks, intelligence and confidence. Having physique like a Greek God and a perfectly sculpted face, he is surely one of the best looking men in India. One can instantly fall in love with him by just looking at those mesmerising brown eyes that are deeper than the Pacific Ocean and that hypnotic face that has the potential to endorse almost any brand in the world.
Standing at a towering height of 6 foot 3 inches, the hunky dude is the winner of one of the most prestigious modelling competitions in India, the Phoenix Marketcity Glam Icon 2015 contest. It was just the beginning; this very charming gentleman had a long journey to cover filled with several glorious achievements. The following year i.e. 2016, he was named the most handsome man in India when he won the prestigious Rubaru Mister India 2016 contest, held in Gurugram organized by the Rubaru Group, headed by Mr Sandeep Kumar. The prestigious event that was participated by 23 of the best looking men in the nation also witnessed, Prateek walking away with the coveted title of “Best Model of the year”.
One of the responsibilities that came with Mister India title was to represent India at one of the biggest international contests for men, the Mister Global contest organised by Pradit Padinunt in Thailand. The international extravaganza was attended by 31 models from different parts of the world. At the finale, from the 31 models participating, he was chosen as the winner of “Best Model of the year” award and also made it to the top 16. A lot people predicted his win even before the award was announced, one could easily tell that he was going to win from the remarkable stage presence, confidence and runway skills. He is the first and only Mr India winner till date to win the “Best Model” award at an international pageant and also to have won the award twice in the same year, first time at the national pageant and then at the international arena.
From walking the ramp at various fashion events to getting associated with brands like Toabh, Jean Claude Biguine, Haywards 5000, Denim, Rubaru Group, Phoenix Market city to making the country the proud at the international arena, he has certainly covered a magical journey and still miles to cover ahead. Apart from being a model, he is also an actor and has appeared in TV series Maharakshak: Devi and Tashan-E-Ishq.