Sushmita Sen celebrates 22 years of her Miss Universe win
Sushmita Sen, the first Indian to clinch the prestigious Miss Universe crown in 1994, on Saturday celebrated her win by calling it a moment of "honour" for her.
Sushmita took to Twitter to share photographs of her winning moment.
In a series of tweets, she wrote: "I am truly at a loss for words! (and that's rare) Thank you beautiful people! 22 years of India first Miss Universe. May 21."
#21stMay1994 #India won Miss Universe for d First time ðÂÂÂÂÂÂ®ðÂÂÂÂÂÂ³âÂÂÂ¤ï¸ÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂI thankGod 2 have given me d honour 2 bring it home!ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂ®ðÂÂÂÂÂÂ³ pic.twitter.com/Z2pCwg4rvg— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) May 20, 2016
Here's lookin at U B'ful P'ple ...4 celebrating life 22yrs with me n ALWAYS Believing in beauty that runs deeper ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂâÂÂÂ¤ï¸ÂÂÂ pic.twitter.com/7SxbPxgZMM— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) May 20, 2016
"You'll wear d crown for a year, but INDIA will own d title 1994 forever..celebrate that always" Martin BrooksðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂâÂÂÂ¤ï¸ÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ pic.twitter.com/SAa2Q3G2zk— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) May 20, 2016
Martin Brooks was the president of Miss Universe Organisation in 1994!!! ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂâÂÂÂ¤ï¸ÂÂÂ amazing man n a fabulous teacher!!!ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) May 20, 2016
Sushmita later also thanked Colombian beauty Carolina Gomez, who was the first runner-up at the beauty pageant in 1994.
Sushmita Sen also took to her Instagram account to share a pic from a photoshoot in Cartagena city in Colombia for her first stage visit as Miss Universe 1994.
With inputs from IANS