ATN Bangla airs Miss World Bangladesh from today

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26 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

ATN Bangla airs Miss World Bangladesh from today

The private TV channel ATN Bangla will air the Miss World Bangladesh 2018, the most sought-after beauty pageant from today. 

The latest edition of Miss World Bangladesh was begun through an audition round at Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (BFDC) on September 16.       

Organised by Antar Showbiz, singer Shuvro Dev, model-actor Tarin, Emi, actor Khaled Sujan and Barrister Farabi were the judges on the audition round.  

Today’s episode has been made on the basis of the activities of the audition round. The programme will be aired on the channel tonight at 09:00pm. 

Directed by Mukaddem Babu, DJ Sonica and RJ Nirob will anchor the programme. 

This is the second consecutive Miss World competition arranged by Antar Showbiz.

Last year, Jessia Islam represented Bangladesh in Miss World’s stage. She reached to top 40 in the grand finale of Miss World.

Earlier in 2001, Tabassum Ferdous Shaon represented Bangladesh in the 51st Miss World competition, which was held in Sun City of South Africa.

Bangladesh started the journey in Miss World competition in the year 1994.

Anika Taher was the first person to represent Bangladesh in this world famous stage. Subsequently, Yasmin Bilkis Sathi (1995), Rehnuma Dilruba Chitra (1996), Shaila Simi (1998), Tania Rahman Tonni (1999) and Sonia Gazi (2000) represented Bangladesh in Miss World.

Manushi Chillar from Haryana, India won last year’s title.