Two Punjabi ladies are among the 18 finalists shortlisted for the Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 beauty pageant competition.
Asha Kaur Ranjit Singh, 24, and Jaipreet Kaur Dhillon, 23, are both from Kuala Lumpur.
Asha is a final year dental student and a part time model who speaks English, Malay, Tamil and Punjabi.
Aspiring social entrepreneur, Jaipreet had recently completed a degree in business and commerce. She was the president of her university’s netball club.
The crowning of Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 will take place on 24 Jan 2018 in Kuala Lumpur.
The title holder of Miss Universe Malaysia 2018 will represent the nation at the Miss Universe pageant. She will also receive RM50,000 cash, sponsored prizes worth over RM150,000 and a full education scholarship from HELP University.
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