On Sunday, Miss India Harnaaz Sandhu won the beauty contest "Miss Universe - 2021".
The second place was taken by the contestant from South Africa Lalela Mswane, the third - by a girl from Paraguay Nadia Ferreira.
Harnaaz Sandhu is a 21-year-old actress and model. She became the third participant from India to receive the award of "Miss Universe". The winner's crown was handed over to her by "Miss Universe 2020" Andrea Mesa.
Sandhu comes from the small town of Chandigarh in northern India. As Miss Universe, Sandhu is going to live in New York and participate in many events around the world. The winner of the competition is known to be an active supporter of women's empowerment.
The Miss Universe contest was held for the 70th anniversary, it was first held in Israel - in the resort of Eilat. The contest is an annual international beauty event and one of the most prestigious in the world along with the Miss World, Miss International, and Miss Earth contests.