After a month of crucial competition between 5 strong contestants from East zone of India, Sakshi Gupta emerged out as the ultimate winner of the title, Miss TGPC East 2017. At the same contest, Ayushi Reddy finished as first runner-up and Priyanka Kumari finished as second runner-up. Sakshi was crowned on 3rd September 2017 by Kamartaj Pathan from Fashion Fundas. The finale was held at Fashion Fundas, Pune and was hosted by Pageant Q&A Series-2 winner Nehal Chudasma. The event was attended by beauty queens like Summer Jacobs, Swati Nanda (Top Model of the World India 2014) & Priya D’Silva (Miss India World Wide 2014 2nd Runner-up). The judging panel comprised of Kamartaj Pathan, Zoheb Lakhani, Swati Nanda & Summer Jacobs.
Sakshi Gupta is 26 years old and stands 5 feet 7 inches tall. Her hobbies are dancing, singing, painting and writing about fashion. By qualification she is an engineer. She works currently as a model, actor and fashion blogger. She was born in Lucknow and her current residence is in Nabinagar, Bihar. She was among the Top 6 finalists in Femina Miss India Bihar 2017. Recently she was selected in Hyderabad city auditions for Miss Diva 2017. Her dream is to win Miss Universe!
Sakshi was trained professional for pageants by Ritika Ramtri, at The Tiara. As a winner of the contest, Sakshi got Rs. 5000/- Cash prize, 2 evening gowns designed by designers from Fashion Fundas, Hair Care and Skin Care product from The Little Hair Salon, Cocktail Dress by Busy Bee, Healthy Diet Food hampers from Street Meat, Healthy Juice subscription for a month by EDGE, Post Coronation photography shoot from Photo N Vogue, 7 days free training course by The Tiara, Smile Spa by Dr. Nida Khateeb from Dentokrafft, Luxury Sleep Wear by Catnap, Crown & sash sponsored by Atharv Creations.