The Miss Universe magnificence pageant is increasing eligibility for its contest by permitting moms and married girls to enter, clearly a landmark choice!
In accordance with Fox Information, marital and parental standing will now 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 turning 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 actually 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 previously solely males may, it was time the competitions modified and had been opened as much as girls with households.”
Majora criticized the present tips as being “sexist” and “unrealistic” of their try to decide on a winner that might attraction to the biggest doable viewers.
“Some individuals are towards 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 international locations world wide, together with america 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 received the Miss Universe title- actress Sushmita Sen in 1994 and Lara Dutta in 2000.
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