Full Name: Rahul Rametri
City : Goa, Panjim
Qualification: Graduate in B.A(bachelor in arts (English &political science) ,&Graduate In B.ped (bachelor in physicaleducation
Profession: Physical Education Teacher
TNV: When and how did you begin modelling? Were you studying or working before then?
RR: I started off as a model in my college days for an annual day fashion show.
TNV: Why modelling when you could have settled in for a more stable permanent career?
RR: Age never waits for anyone and so does modelling..so I took it as my golden chance and now pursusing it because it’s also helping me grow positively as an individual and letting me discover myself (strengths and weaknesses)
TNV: Tell me about your first assignment. if any How did it happen? What was the experience like ?
RR: My first assignment was for the” Designers “show…although I wasn’t paid for it I still went for it as a wish of mine and also for the experience and exposure of it ..that was an awesome moment for me !
TNV: What do you feel makes you a good model? Your face? Your body? Your attitude? As opposed to others?
RR: According to me I believe I have a positive attitude and also a good face structure & also a good athletic body which helps me enhance the looks of the garments (clothes as well as accessories)
TNV: Why Rubaru Mr India when there are so many local pageants happening ?
RR: Rubaru Mr India is a National pageant and it’s a platfrom where I can represent my state and upgrade my identity and also represent my country further to an international level.
TNV: Did Mr. India just happen to you along the way – or were you preparing to take part in the pageant?
RR: I participated for the Neutral View Mr and Miss Goa pageant which took place in November 2018 where I won the title of Mr. Goa which enabled me to be selected straight away for being a finalist of the RUBARU MR.INDIA pageant
TNV: Tell us about how you train for it. What is the regimen like? What are the challenges involved?
RR: I read books ,eat well nutritious food..grooming and working out at the gym is my daily routine.
TNV: What makes you feel you should be the chosen one? What’s different about you as a contestant?
RR: It took me a lot of great effort to have reach this platform and this all happened because of one major aspect of trust and belief and hardwork..and I believe in myself to be worthy of India’s next Rubaru MR.INDIA
TNV: How will winning the Mr. India pageant affect your life?
RR: Winning Mr. India will definitely make me earn a name for myself as I will be known more to people it will also make me famous😋but keeping all jokes aside it will help me help young models to guide n motivate them and to be a role model to them in term of fitness ,health and fashion lifestyle also it will let me make my state n country proud of achieving this title and lastly it will definetly be the biggest gift to my mother.
TNV: What are your views on ‘Save Girl Child’ campaign?
RR: ‘You can always call your daughter ” beta” but you can never call your son “beti” that just sums up why girls are so special ‘ I believe that women are the most important being in the birth cycle of a human and if they are killed than in future there won’t be any existence of life . I will strive to educate as much as people who think that a girl is a burden and promote that she too deserves to live and has a right to life because after all women gives birth to a civilization.