IN PHOTOS: Indonesia bet wins Miss Grand International 2016
JAKARTA, Indonesia – Miss Indonesia Ariska Putri Pertiwi bested 70 other candidates to win Miss Grand International 2016 on Wednesday, October 26 Indonesia time. (READ: Miss Indonesia wins Miss Grand International 2016)
This is the first time Indonesia won Miss Grand International since it started in 2013. Indonesia has never won a major international beauty pageant in the past, having never won Miss Universe, Miss Earth, Miss International or Miss World. (READ: 5 interesting facts about Miss Grand International 2016 winner Ariska Pertiwi)
Here are photos from the pageant and her journey. All photos taken as screenshots from Facebook Live MGI 2016:
What do you think of Ariska Putri Pertiwi? Leave your comments below. – Rappler.com.
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