The Miss Universe magnificence pageant is increasing eligibility for its contest by permitting moms and married girls to enter, clearly a landmark resolution!
Based on Fox Information, marital and parental standing will not be eligibility standards for pageant contestants beginning in 2023.
The foundations of the Miss Universe pageant all the time require that the winner be single and preserve her place all through her reign because the title.
Moms have additionally traditionally been excluded and winners are required to keep away from changing into pregnant whereas serving as Miss Universe.
Miss Universe 2020 winner Andrea Meza of Mexico praised the rule change. He termed the existence of established guidelines’ and ‘unreal’.
“I truthfully love that that is taking place,” Meja stated in an interview with Insider. “As society adjustments and ladies at the moment are occupying management positions the place up to now solely males might, it was time the competitions modified and had been opened as much as girls with households.”
Majora criticized the present pointers as being “sexist” and “unrealistic” of their try to decide on a winner that will enchantment to the most important attainable viewers.
“Some individuals are in opposition to these adjustments as a result of they’ve all the time needed to see the one stunning lady out there for a relationship,” Meja stated. “They all the time needed to see a lady who regarded so good on the surface that she was virtually out of attain. The primary is sexist and the second is unreal.”
The Miss Universe pageant is broadcast in over 160 territories and nations around the globe, together with the US on FYI and Telemundo.
India’s Harnaaz Sandhu was topped Miss Universe 2021. Harnaaz Sandhu from Punjab represented India on the seventieth Miss Universe 2021 pageant, which was held in Elliot, Israel. Earlier than Harnaaz Sandhu, solely two Indians had gained the Miss Universe title- actress Sushmita Sen in 1994 and Lara Dutta in 2000.
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