BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE
Atlanta, GA, March 4, 2020: Alpharetta high school Senior Manavvi Voleti was crowned Teen Bharat USA 2019 at the National Pageant held on December 1, 2019 at the Delta Marriot Hotel Iselin in New Jersey, organized by My Dream Entertainment. Voleti walked away with the coveted crown edging eleven other contestants in the category.
A total of 68 contestants across USA contested for the titles in various categories, with Aditi Govitrikar, Miss World 2001 presiding as the guest of honor. In a unique set up, on board grooming and mentoring was provided in areas such as stage communication, style and body language, ramp-walk and fitness.
Voleti had bagged the title at the state level earlier among seventeen other aspirants, at the contest held on September 8 in Mountain View high school Lawrenceville GA, organized by Inspiration Enterprises.
Voleti is a trained Bhartanatyam and Bollywood dancer. She has worked with the Alpharetta police department in the Junior Explorers program, and is a cross country and varsity track athlete. Voleti has been a part of many clubs such as Red Cross , Hosa, CURE MBD and is the founder of a non-profit ‘Live 4 You’ to help with mental health issues and suicide prevention. Voleti is multilingual and can speak Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Spanish. She enjoys painting, music, dance, piano.