UAE NRI woman wins ‘MasterChef India 4’

Nikita Gandhi, 21, a vibrant food aficionado who is based in Abu Dhabi and went through 11 weeks of innovative vegetarian cooking and 67 episodes, was chosen the winner and bagged the golden chef coat as well as Rs.10 million on MasterChef India 4.

Nikita pipped runner-up Mumbai’s Neha Shah who won Rs.1 million and a trip for two to London; and Hyderabad based Bhakti Arora who was given Rs.500,000.

Winner Nikita said the months she spent in India thanks to MasterChef made her realise India is truly her home. She thanked channel Star Plus and the shows three judges Sanjeev Kapoor, Vikas Khanna and Ranveer Brar.