Aradhana Buragohain was adjudged the second runner up at the Miss Diva pageant 2016. The event was held at the Dome, NSCI SVP Stadium in Mumbai.
The winners were announced by the judges panel which included former Miss Universe and actress Lara Dutta, Arjun Rampal, Abhay Deol, Aditi Rao Hydari and fashion designer Gaurav Gupta. The finale, which was hosted by stand-up comedian and actor Vir Das, saw performances by Parineeti Chopra and Lauren Gottlieb.
Before the finale, the contestants underwent rigorous training and workshops under the mentorship of Lara Dutta and other celebrity guests like Dino Morea, Neha Dhupia, Shantanu and Nikhil, Sophie Choudry and Shibani Dandekar.
The finale episode was aired on Colors Infinity. The 16 contestants were selected from auditions that took place at Lucknow, Indore, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Pune, Hyderabad and Delhi and culminated with the final round of auditions that was held in Mumbai.
Yamaha Fascino has partnered with the pageant as the title sponsor. The brand will also cast one of the finalists to feature in a new Yamaha Fascino TV commercial.