Yukta Mookhey (born 7 October 1979 is an Indian model and actress. A native of Mulund, Mumbai, she was crowned Miss World in December 1999 at the Olympia theatre in London. And yesterday she Engaged with her Long Time Boyfriend at Mumbai ITC Grand Maratha. Mookhey’s mother Aruna runs a grooming workshop in Mumbai, while her father was a clothing company executive. Mookhey studied zoology at Kelkar college prior to winning the Miss World competition.