Kuala Lumpur, 16th November – Twenty-four-year-old entrepreneur, R. Priyadarshimi, was crowned as Mrs Malaysia World 2019/2020, at Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Dr. Deepa Sreenivasan, 32 from Kuala Lumpur and Dr Hani Farhana Hasrul Sani, 34 from Sabah finished second and third respectively.
“This year’s Top 3 made it very difficult to name a winner. They were consistent through out the competition, scoring very well in all rounds. While the winner was Priyadarshimi won the crown, the remaining 34 should be proud of what they have achieved in the past few months,” said YBhg.Datin Harveen Kaur National Director Mrs Malaysia World.
Apart from walking away with RM10,000 in cash and a crown, thanks to Mrs Malaysia World Sdn Bhd, a 2 night-stay at a suite at Pavilion Hotel KL, Beauty Treatments from renowned Dr Alice Wellness Centre, Cosmetics and Couture Collection from Carrisa Collection. Organic skincare from Natugee, Mindset Training and Personalised Public Speaking Skills training from Jenn Hapa, Fitness and Toning classes from AMP Burnfit Fitness, Grooming and Personalised Hair Workshop from La Diva Hair and Make-Up Beauty Saloon, Self Defence lessons from Karacardio, personalised catwalk sessions from Lets Walk Academy, she will receive all expenses paid trip to Las Vegas to represent Malaysia at Mrs World 2020.
“We are confident that Priyadarshimi will make us proud at the finals. This isn’t just another beauty queen, she is a very accomplished entrepreneur with several companies under her name, she is confident, intelligent and charismatic,” said YBhg. Dato Dr. Mohandas, Founder & CEO of Mrs Malaysia World Sdn. Bhd.
The finale also included, for the first time, an Icon 2019 award that was given to YBhg. Kol Bersekutu (PA) Puan Sri To’ Puan Datuk Shariffa Sabrina Syed Akil, President of Pertubuhan Pelindung Khazanah Alam Malaysia (PEKA Malaysia), to recognise the amazing work her organisation does to stop the destruction of natural resources, to defend the rights of environment and be the voice of nature, and further more to educate to create awareness about nature, sound health and the preservation and sustenance of the environment. Datin Harveen added,
(From L – R): Ybhg.Datin Harveen Kaur; Ybhg Dato Dr Kattayat Mohandas; and Kokilam Kathirvailu, Mrs Malaysia World 2018 & 2nd Runner-Up Mrs World 2019.
“This pageant has and will always champion women who strive for the betterment of the country. We want to show our finalists and the country, what a woman can do when she believes in herself and perseveres to achieve what she believes in. We are so honoured to host YBhg. Kol Bersekutu (PA) Puan Sri To’ Puan Datuk Shariffa Sabrina Syed Akil, as she is an inspiration to us all.”
Right before the Top 3 winners were announced, Mrs Malaysia World 2019/2020 Pageant also gifted the National Cancer Society Malaysia (NCSM) with a cheque of RM 10,000 in support of their cause. YBhg. Dato Dr. Mohandas who presented the cheque, mentioned that awarding them RM 10,000, was a small gesture to support the amazing work carried out by the association, and in line with the believes of the pageant, which is to give back to the community.
The Mrs Malaysia World 2019/202 Grand Finale was made possible thanks to the support of its partners and sponsors including, venue partner, Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur managed by Banyan Tree; Gold sponsor, Dr Alice Wellness Centre, our sponsors, Carrisa Cosmetics and Collection, Natugee, Silver sponsor, La Diva Make-Up and Hair Beauty Salon, Jenn HAPA, KARACARDIO, AMP Burnfit Fitness, Lets Walk Academy, Jamie Trophy, and Anna Hashim. We are grateful for the support from our Mrs World, and beneficiary, National Cancer Society of Malaysia (NCSM).