Miss World is one of the most awaited beauty pageants as well as one of the most respectable competitions, despite all the controversies around the portrayal of age-old beauty standards. Amid all the pandemic chaos, organizers went ahead preparing for the Puerto Rico finale of Miss World 2021. Unfortunately, after multiple participants tested positive for Covid, the Miss World 2021 finals have been officially postponed. The finale had to be postponed owing to “health and safety concerns of participants, personnel, crew, and the general public,” according to the organizers. Within the next 90 days, Miss World 2021 is supposed to be held again at Jose Miguel Agrelot Coliseum in Puerto Rico.
17 participants and crew members have been tested COVID positive. Miss India World 2020 winner, Manasa Varanasi, who is supposed to present India in Miss World 2021 is also positive. Miss World’s Instagram page has shared the news of postponement. The organizers took enough care against the spread of the virus, yet several members got infected, hence, thedecision of postponement. The participants will return to their home countries once their quarantine is over and cleared by the health experts.
Miss World 2021 Postponed Date
Miss World 2021 organizers have not mentioned any particular date but after 90 days, the event will be again held in Puerto Rico.
Who is representing India in Miss World 2021?
Manasa Varanasi from Hyderabad is going to represent India in Miss World 2021. She is an Indian model, as well as an engineer from Vasavi College of Engineering and beauty pageant titleholder
Get to Know Manasa Varanasi
Born in Hyderabad, Manasa Varanasi is a Telugu speaker and was brought up in Malaysia till grade 10. After returning to India and completing her high school, she enrolled herself into Vasavi College of Engineering, Hyderabad for a computer science degre
Manasa worked as a Financial Information eXchange (FIX) analyst at Factset and kept on exploring her interests in co-curricular like dance, yoga, music, and social volunteering.
Manasa Varanasi auditioned for Femina Miss India 2020, representing Telegana where she won and became a pageantry titleholder. She was crowned by Suman Rao in Mumbai.
70th Miss World 2021 is a big shot for her which is going to be held in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Apart from participating and representing her state and India in beauty pageants, Manasa Varanasi has done several advocating for social causes. Her Beauty with a Purpose project calls for India’s child protection laws. She also launched “We Can,” a first-of-its-kind awareness campaigns program against child sexual abuse.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Who is the Miss World 2021 winner?
Ans. Miss World 2021 is yet to be held in 2022, hence, no winner has been decided yet.
2. Who is Miss World 2021 India?
Ans. Manasa Varanasi from Hyderabad is going to represent India in Miss World 2021 in 2022. She is also the winner of Femina Miss India 2020.
3. Who is Miss India 2020 winner?
Ans. Manasa Varanasi is the winner of Femina Miss India 2020.
4. Who is Miss World 2021 Mallika Singh?
Ans. Miss World 2021 has not been yet held. The photoshopped edits online are that of Mallika Singh, an Indian Television actress.
5. Who is Mallika Singh?
Ans. Mallika Singh is an Indian television actress.