New Delhi: India's Tanvi Singla was one of the top five finalists at the Miss Asia Pacific World pageant held in Busan, with the crown going to South Korea's Park Sae Byul.

"Yippppeeeeeee!! INDIA made top 5 out of 57!! Tanvi Singla is 4th runners up!!! Korea won the Miss Asia Pacific World 2011! We are Back!!!" actress Sushmita Sen wrote on microblogging site Twitter.

Sushmita, who has acquired rights to choose India's official entry for the Miss Universe and Miss Asia Pacific World pageants through her I AM SHE pageant, is quite excited at the 19-year-old's achievement, as India could make it so far after a long time.

"Tanvi truly made us proud..she was amazing!!! Thank you friends for all your prayers...Congratulations INDIA!! well done 'I AM she' team. There she is..TANVI SINGLA!! Her crowning moment! To see INDIA being crowned..I cried! What a feeling!" she added.

(Agencies)