Dhaka, Banglaesh || Monday, 6 April 2020 || 22 Choitro 1426
Headline: ■ Public transport suspended till April 11 ■ How to get tested for Covid-19 ■ Shut down factories till April 11 ■ New York deaths double in 3 days ■ What should Bangladesh do now? ■ Apollo Hospital now Evercare Hospital ■ Sixty Australian newspapers to stop printing ■ Corona worst crisis since World War II ■ Let’s stay put for the next 10 days ■ Coronavirus deaths fall again in Italy ■ Corona could claim up to 200,000 US lives ■ How to protect yourself
Shirin Akter Shela crowned Miss Universe Bangladesh
Deshsangbad Desk
Published : Thursday, 24 October, 2019 at 1:27 PM, Update: 29.10.2019 12:36:34 AM

Shirin Akter Shela crowned Miss Universe Bangladesh

Shirin Akter Shela crowned Miss Universe Bangladesh

The winner Shela will represent Bangladesh in the main event of 68th Miss Universe competition, to be held in United States this December. This will be the first time Bangladesh will participate in the main event of the competition
 
Shirin Akter Shela has been crowned Miss Universe Bangladesh at the grand finale of the first-ever competition in the country, at International Convention City Bashundhara in Dhaka.

The winner was crowned by Bollywood actor Sushmita Sen, who herself won the title of Miss Universe in 1994.

Alisha Islam was announced as the first runner up of the competition and the second runner up title went to Jessia Islam. The other contestants in the top ten were Tamanna Ishrat Sohani, Maria Mumu, Sanowar Tayefa, Afla Arman, Irana Ishrat, Smriti Akter, and Toshiba Anita Islam.

The winner Shela will represent Bangladesh in the main event of 68th Miss Universe competition, to be held in United States this December. This will be the first time Bangladesh will participate in the main event of the competition.

Judges of this grand event were Bollywood actor Sushmita Sen,  who won the main event of 1994 Miss Universe competition, singer Tahsan Khan, Persona’s Managing Director Kaniz Almas, President of Bangladesh Heritage Craft Tootli Rahman, Founder of Pulse Health Care Rubaba Dowla, Managing Director of Green Delta Insurance Farzanah Chowdhury, Managing Director of Flora Bank Rafiul Islam, commentator and former cricketer Athar Ali Khan,  Former Miss Ventura County California & Johnson County USA Star Faruque, and Dr Zareen Delawar Hussain.

Earlier on October 15, the crown of Miss Universe Bangladesh was unveiled in a gala event held in Amisheé Fine Jewelry store in Gulshan of Dhaka.

The registration of contestants began in the end of July. The first round of audition started with over 12,000 registrations. Then the elimination process started and after three months of boot camp a winner was finally chosen.   

The franchise owner for Miss Universe,is a consortium between Riz Events, Off Track and Trilogy. Rizwan Bin Farouq is the chairman of Miss Universe Bangladesh and Sohel A Chaklader Duke, Shafik Islam and Mithun Zaman are directors of the company.

Deshsangbad/fh/mmh


Latest News
Also >>
Most Read
We're in Facebook
Editor & Publisher
M. Hossain
Advisory Editor
Brig. Gen. Abdur Sabur Mia (Rtd.)

Tel : +88 02 48311101-2
Cell : +88 01713 601729, +88 01842 601729
Emai : [email protected]
Developed & Maintenance by i2soft