Breaking news! 😮😮
We have a new winner for Miss Universe Malaysia 2019….
Meet the beautiful Shweta Sekhon!
Her crowning as Miss Universe Malaysia have been predicted even from the start of the show, and Shweta is a now strong candidate who has potential to at least compete for the Top 5 nomination in Miss Universe later this year.
“I think Shweta is very equipped. She has the the whole package. That’s why she was the judges pick. No one’s perfect, neither is she. She has a lot to learn, a lot to improve on and I assure you that by the time she goes off to the international pageant, you will be immensely proud of her,” National Director of MUMO, Datin Elaine Daly added.
Shweta is all ready to inspire the younger generation to never give up on their dreams.
Let’s get to know Shweta better 😊
Name: Shwetajeet Kaur Sekhon
Date of birth: Nov 6, 1997
Place of birth: Kuala Lumpur
Star sign: Scorpio
Hobbies: Singing, dancing and reading
Role models: Mother and Priyanka Chopra
Favourite colour: Red
Favourite food: Chinese
Source: Malay Mail
As the new Miss Universe Malaysia, Shweta plan to champion the topic self-confidence during her reign and highlight women empowerment.
“My mission as Miss Universe Malaysia is to build the self-confidence and boost the self-esteem of all young women to stand united and be proud of who we are,” she said.
“I want to remind them that we are capable of so much more no matter what obstacles, hurdles and challenges are presented to us.” she added during the crowning at Miss Universe Malaysia.
Fun fact: Shweta was crowned Miss World Malaysia 2016, and with that we have high hopes that she will also be crowned as Miss Universe 2019 *fingers crossed*
Congratulations Shweta! We look forward to witnessing you empower young women out there in the 68th Miss Universe. You go girl! 🤗🤗