Tanzia Zaman Mithila, a Bangladeshi girl, got a ticket to the main stage of this year’s Miss Universe pageant to be held in Hollywood, USA.
Popular Indian model and actress Chitrangada Singh crowned Mithila, winner of the grand finale at the Radisson Blu Hotel in the capital, on Saturday (April 3rd) night as Miss Universe Bangladesh-2020.
Farzana Yasmin Ananya has been selected as the first runner-up of the event. Farzana Akhtar Annie became the second runner-up.
In addition, five contestants were nominated in five different categories according to their special qualifications. They are, Miss Congeniality Farzana Yasmin Ananya; Miss Shining Star Apona Chakma; Miss Photogenic Sleep; Miss Body Beautiful Tanzia Zaman Mithila and Miss Talented Touhida Tasnim Tifa were selected.
The Bangladesh episode of ‘Miss Universe 2020’ ended with a fierce competition of the top 10 contestants selected from among the contestants from home and abroad (Bangladeshi citizens).
Prasad Bidapa (India), Mehrooz Munir, Irene Samar Tilgar, Gautam Saha, Vidya Sinha Saha Mim, Riaz Islam, Sara Suleman and Tahsan Rahman Khan were the judges in the grand finale. The special judge was Chitrangada Singh, a popular model and actress from India.
Rafiqul Islam Duke, President of Miss Universe Bangladesh, Syed Ashiq Rahman, CEO of RTV, Shafiqul Islam, National Director of Miss Universe Bangladesh were present on the occasion.
Rafiqul Islam Duke, head of Miss Universe Bangladesh 2020, said: We have a lot of confidence in him.
The Miss Universe Bangladesh pageant officially started in January this year. This is the second event in Bangladesh. This time more than 9,256 contestants registered. After the preliminary selection, 500 people were called for audition.
Priyota Iftekhar (Miss Culture Worldwide 2017), fashion designer Shah Rukh Amin, fashion editor of Ice Todd Gautam Saha and first runner-up of Miss Universe Bangladesh 2019 Alisha Islam are the judges of the audition.
Flora Bank, the main sponsor last time, was again the main sponsor of Miss Universe Bangladesh and Godrej Bangladesh was the powered by partner.
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‘Tangra Blues’ will be released in Tollywood this month. Madhumita Sarkar and Parambrata Chattopadhyay are appearing on the screen for the first time. Parambrata himself has written the screenplay of the movie. Madhumita is busy promoting the movie ‘Tangra Blues’. The heroine has recently posted some new pictures on social media. That post is flooded with likes and comments. Where Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan has also commented.
Tollywood actress Madhumita posted multiple photos and videos taken during the shooting of the movie. Varun Dhawan also liked those posts. But this Tollywood actress has not noticed before.
Madhumita said, ‘I didn’t know the matter at first. My friends called and said, I saw it! I then made sure that Varun Dhawan liked my picture. Surprise! I am very, very happy. However, I still do not understand how he saw the picture! He does not follow me. But how did you like it anyway? ‘
Asked if Madhumita had said anything to Varun Dhawan, he said it was enough for a man to praise her work. The Tollywood actress does not want to embarrass him by doing anything extra.
Before Varun Dhawan, former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly praised Madhumita on social media. “It took me a long time to get rid of the bird image,” he said. When I got out of there I did a new photoshoot. Many then made bad comments. But I like to think that my work is being appreciated in the right place. ‘
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