Adline Castelino is an Indian model and beauty pageant contestant who won the Miss Diva Universe (Miss Universe India) 2020 title by virtue of which she earned the right to represent India at the Miss Universe 2020 competition. She had trained for pageantry competitions at the Cocoberry Training Academy in Mumbai and for her proficiency was awarded the ‘Miss Cocoberry Diva’ title by the academy in 2019. Adline has also been involved in charitable activities and during the global Coronavirus pandemic outbreak in 2020, she had helped organize the collection of essential items such as food, sanitizers, and masks for Desire Society, an Indian NGO that works for children affected with HIV.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
- Petite frame
- Long, straight hair
- Charming smile
Adline Castelino Facts
- Although Adline’s family belongs to Udyavara in the city of Udupi, Karnataka, she was born in Kuwait City as her family had relocated there before her birth.
- Apart from her modeling work, she has been involved in several philanthropic activities. She has worked with a charitable organization named Vikas Sahayog Pratishthan (VSP) that aims to help farmers attain a sustainable livelihood and thus curb farmer suicides. She has stated that she related to this cause because her grandmother had lost her life at the age of 22 due to the lack of medical facilities in rural India, where her grandparents were farmers.
- Adline has also raised funds for an NGO named Child Help Foundation (CHF) via Ketto, a crowd-funding platform for urgent medical issues.
- For the Miss Diva Universe (Miss Universe India) 2020 competition, she had auditioned through the Chennai leg of the competition and entered the main event as a city finalist. In the pre-final selection round, she was among the ‘Top 20’ delegates. She had also won the ‘Miss Smasher’ title during the contest’s sports round that was held at the Bennett University in Greater Noida.
- During the final round of the event, the Q&A round, she was asked the question ‘Does religion unite or divide people?’ by , one of the judges on the panel.
- In an interview, she revealed that she was often bullied for her skin color and skinny frame during her school days. She mentioned that even her parents used to often comment on her color.
Featured Image by Adline Castelino / Instagram
Facts of Adline Mewis Quadros Castelino
- Gender Female
- full nameAdline Mewis Quadros Castelino
- birthplaceKuwait City, Kuwait
- Date of Birth July 24, 1998
- Age 23 years 4 months
- Horoscope Leo
- Lucky Number 4
- Lucky Stone Ruby
- Lucky Color Gold
- Best Match for Marriage Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundMangalorean Catholic
- religionRoman Catholicism
- professionModel, Beauty Pageant Contestant
- weight55 kg or 121 lbs
- height5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
- hair colorBlack
- eye colorDark Brown
- body type / buildSlim
- high schoolSt. Xavier High School
- collegeWilson College
- motherMeera Castelino
- fatherAlphonsus Castelino
- sistersAnicia Castelino, Andrea Castelino