Shweta crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2019

Shwetajeet Kaur Sekhon crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2019 – Photo: MUM Facebook

Freelance fashion model Shwetajeet Kaur Sekhon was crowned queen at the Miss Universe Malaysia 2019 pageant.

As the winner at the final event in Kuala Lumpur yesterday (8 March 2019), the 22 year-old Shweta will represent Malaysia at the Miss Universe 2019 beauty contest in South Korea.

Shweta was one of the three Punjabi ladies who made it into the final 18 of the competition. Tessminderjit Kaur (Tess), 23, a biomedical engineering (prosthetic and orthotics) student, emerged as the second runner-up.

Also in the final was Saroopdeep Kaur Bath (Saroop), a 21 year-old retail associate fashion model from Perak.

In 2017, Shweta was announced as the new Miss Malaysia World 2016/2017 when the original winner was stripped of her title.



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