Miss Supranational 2016 was held on 2nd December 2016 at the Spa Resort of Krynica- Zdrój, Poland. Srinidhi Shetty of India was crowned as the winner. Miss Supranational is an annual national beauty pageant that is run by the World Beauty Association. The first edition of the pageant was held in Poland in the year 2009.
The next three editions of the pageant, starting from 2010-2012, were also held in Poland. However, for the first time in the year 2013, the pageant was conducted outside Poland, and was hosted by the city of Minsk in Belarus. The pageant is based in Panama and has been established on the basis of twenty years of experience in the event industry and the organization of beauty contests.
This year there were 71 candidates from different countries who competed for the coveted title. At the same pageant, Miss Venezuela Valeria Vespoli was titled the first runner-up, Miss Suriname Jaleesa Pigot was adjudged the second runner-up, Miss Sri Lanka Ornella M.J. Gunesekere was titled the third runner-up and Miss Hungary Korinna Kocsis finished as the fourth runner-up.
The finale of Miss Supranational 2016 was transmitted live internationally via television and online from the Mosir Hall of Sports Venue.
“We are delighted to welcome the Miss Supranational 2016 contestants to the beautiful resort town of Krynica-Zdrój in December. We are looking forward to a world class event of glamour, fashion and natural beauty with a fantastic stage production planned”, said Miss Supranational Executive Producer, Gerhard Parzutka von Lipinski.