The 17-year-old Vaishnavi from Hyderabad encountered a strong challenge from her city mate, who is four years younger, before winning 3-6, 6-2, 6-4.
Meanwhile, Taipei’s third seed Chih-Chun Tang warded off a spirited challenge from unseeded Indian Gravit Batra to claim the boy’s singles title. Tang registered a 6-2, 6-7(4) 7-5 victory in a little over three hours.
Other results: (Girls’ doubles) Yekaterina Gubanova-Hana Mortagy bt Snehadevi Reddy-Dhruthi Venugopal 6-4, 4-6, 10-7; (Boys’ doubles) Sagadat Ayap-Alexey Nesterov bt Sahil Deshmukh-Goran Markovic 7-5, 4-6, 10-6.
Pics: Prabhas, Tamannaah Bhatia at 'Baahubali 2' first look launch at MAMI
'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' photos: Aishwarya, Anushka, Karan get candid at MAMI
Photos: Huma Qureshi, Neha Dhupia and other celebs at MAMI
Photos: Amy Jackson, Daisy Shah at Mumbai airport
Photos: Sridevi, Irrfan and other celebs at 'Mughal-e-Azam' screening