Miss Universe Bangladesh 2019, Shirin Akter Shela, was crowned by Miss Universe 1994 and Bollywood star, Sushmita Sen
After the very successful national debut, Bangladesh prepares to participate for the second time in the 69th edition of the Miss Universe Beauty Pageant in USA in May 2021.
Miss Universe Bangladesh grand finale will be held this March in Dhaka and the winner will participate in Miss Universe Pageant. Miss Universe Bangladesh was officially launched on January 11 at a media conference held at Hotel Pan Pacific Shonargaon, Dhaka. ‘Confidently Beautiful’ is the new motto of Miss Universe Bangladesh.
Miss Universe Bangladesh is the annual national beauty pageant of Bangladesh that selects participants to compete in the national pageant and selects the winner to represent Bangladesh in Miss Universe pageant.
Miss Universe Bangladesh 2020, has recently commenced with the organization announcing the format, application, audition and selection procedure and the schedule of events.
Rafiqul Islam Duke, president of Miss Universe Bangladesh said, “Miss Universe Bangladesh will feature some of the most beautiful, intelligent, elegant, talented and confident women of our country. This will be the platform where confident Bangladeshi women will face the challenge of the world and serve humanity through various social works.”
“The violence against women is a burning issue in our country and through this initiative it will be addressed all across the country to increase awareness against this violence. It is a great pride for us that someone from Bangladesh will be goodwill ambassador of our country in a global platform and show that Bangladeshi women are as confident as any other women of the world.”
The website will be open for applicants from January 13 to January 25, 2021 The application fee is BDT 1000.