Bigg Boss 16: Miss India 2020 1st runner-up Manya Singh is all set to be a contestant this season; Know her age, height, family and more

Here’s what we know so far about Manya Singh, the Bigg Boss 16 contestant-to-be


Manya Singh is an Indian model and beauty queen, winner of the VLCC Femina Miss India 2020 as a 1st Runner-Up. The story of Manya is an incredible and exceptional one, and worth knowing indeed. She’s one of the stars who can be found one in millions, the star who made her own mark even amidst  troubles and truffles.

Personal Details:
Real Name : Manya Singh
Nickname : Kajal
Date of birth : 2001
Age : 19 years (as in 2021)
Birth Place : Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh (India)
Birth & Zodiac sign  Not Known (based on date of birth)
Nationality:  Indian
Religion : Hinduism

Family :
Manya Singh was born and brought up in a very poor family but her hard work & passion led her rose to the peak of fame. Manya by her virtues and qualities turned her life from middle to higher one. Her father Omprakash Singh is an auto-rickshaw driver and her mother works at a beauty parlour in order to run her family. She was born and brought up in Uttar Pradesh.

Education :
Manya had her schooling from S. M. Lohia High School, Maharashtra. She completed her college education from Thakur College of Science and Commerce, Mumbai. She was a bright student and scored 80% in her 10th standard and for the 12 class, she gained the best student award for her achievements.
She also prepared for the UPSC exam when she was in third year of her college degree. Her last Qualification records Bachelor of Banking & Insurance Management.

Manya Singh Body Stats :
Weight 52 kg,
114 pounds
Height      170 centimeters
1.70 meters
5’feet 7’’ inches
Figure value 34 – 26- 33
Eye Color  Black
Hair Color  Black
Skin Color Beige (Milky)

Personal Life :
She was born in middle-class family in town of Uttar Pradesh – Kushinagar in 2001, she faced lots of problem to survive even to manage the basic needs such as food, shelter and clothes.
She said in an interview “I have spent numerous nights without food and sleep. I’ve spent many afternoons walking for miles on end. My blood, sweat, and tears have amalgamated into the courage to pursue my dreams. Being a rickshaw driver’s daughter, I never had the opportunity to attend school as I had to start working in my teens. All the clothes I had were hand-me-downs. I yearned for books, but luck wasn’t in my mother had to ensure that I paid my exam fees to earn a degree. My mother has suffered a lot to provide for me.”
A source reveals, “Unblessed, she could not attend her schooling from class 3 to 8, due to the lack of money.
At the age of 14, she decided to escape her home and started worked to clean utensils of Pizza Hut in Mumbai due to which she bear her own expenses and in this way she continued her studies.
She posted her struggling days post on her Instagram in which she wrote,
“At 14, I ran away from home. I somehow managed to complete my studies in the day, became a dishwasher in the evening, and worked at a call center at night. I have walked hours to reach places so I could save the rickshaw fare.”

Along with these problems, she was a bright student and scored 80% in her 10th standard and for the 12 class, she gained the best student award for her achievements.

She completed her college education from Thakur College of Science and Commerce, Mumbai and along with college studies, she also worked at a call centre for pay her fees with time and to fulfill her expenditure.”

She was fascinating with modeling due to which she starts learning modeling skills and gave auditioned for a beauty pageant in Campus Princess many times but she was unsuccessful to clear the first round in more than 10 auditions.
But she didn’t give up and applied for the famous fashion shows including Times Fashion Week and Lakme Fashion Week and she walked the ramp in these fashion shows.
She also promoted the beauty products through her Instagram page to collaborate with Sephora and Staunch India.
She got the chance to feature in commercial ads as a model and she worked for the Jewelers Ahilya Fine Silver Jewels.
Later, she grabbed the chance to represented Uttar Pradesh in a contest of VLCC Femina Miss India 2020, and Manya was crowned as Miss India Uttar Pradesh in 2020 in which she was considered the 1st Runner-Up in the competition.
The result was announced late due to pandemic disease COVID-19 and the entire contest was held digitally.

Interesting facts 
Manya Singh does not smoke and drinks/consume alcohol like other celebrities.
Singh could not take any beauty pageant training to groom herself due to her poor financial condition. She is a self-learner and developed modeling skills & catwalks through Youtube videos.
Miss India UP 2020 hobbies
Manya has a habit to read new books and travel to different places
She has fond of animals due to which she raised the pet cat in her home and spending leisure time with her cat.
The Fan followers on her Instagram account around 16.5k (as 2021).
Manya Singh workouts
Manya practice Yoga daily in her home to maintain her fitness and health.
She used to do extra works on a daily basis to boost her career at the peak point.

Social Media Accounts

Instagram Id @manya_singh993