After a month of crucial competition between 5 beautiful contestants from South zone of India, Shraddha Shashidhar emerged out as the ultimate winner of the title, Miss TGPC South 2017. At the same contest, Shaasthra Shetty finished as first runner-up and Rashmi Madhuri finished as second runner-up. Shraddha was crowned on 3rd September 2017 by Swati Nanda. 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, Zoeb Lakhani, Swati Nanda & Summer Jacobs.
Shraddha is 20 years old and stands 5 feet 7 inches tall. Her hobbies are listening to music, jogging, trekking and cycling. She has a degree in mass media and currently stays in Andheri, Mumbai. She was born in Chennai. She was shortlisted in Hyderabad City auditions for Miss Diva 2017. Her dream is to win Miss Universe!
It is interesting to know that Shraddha Shashidhar was trained for pageants professionally by Ritika Ramtri, at The Tiara in the same month when Vrushali Gaurkar, Miss TGPC 2017 winner was also getting trained. As a winner of the contest, Shraddha 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.