India’s Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu sets off to Israel for Miss Universe 2021

28 Nov 2021 | Camilla Suarez

The 70th edition of Miss Universe pageant, Miss Universe 2021, is all set to be held on 13th December 2021 in Eilat, Israel where Miss Universe 2020 Andrea Meza of Mexico will crown her successor at the end of the event finale.

The delegates are in the last leg of their preparations and have started to leave for the host country, one of the contestants who recently departed to the middle eastern country is Harnaaz Sandhu of India. The queen flew off to Israel from Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on 27th November, 2021.

The Miss Diva organization announced her departure in an official statement that read,” What an incredible journey it has been for our LIVA Miss Diva Universe 2021, Harnaaz Sandhu A journey full of dedication, passion and determination. We've seen you grow and we've seen you've conquer. This is your time to shine, Harnaaz and we are sure you're going to make us immensely proud on the Miss Universe stage. “



“Let's do this India. We wish you all the very best, Harnaaz. You have our blessings and best wishes on each and every single step of your journey and forward. May you beam bright like the brightest ray of sunshine you are,” the statement further read.

Harnaaz took to her social media to bid adieu to her homeland where she wrote, “Namaste India! Your sherni leaves for Israel today to represent India and her dream on the Miss Universe stage! I cannot express my gratitude in words for all the love and support you all have showered on me in my journey. I'll be needing your blessings and continuing support as I turn the page to this very exciting chapter of my life. Universe, here comes INDIA! I am flying to Israel as Harnaaz but I'll be landing in Israel as India to represent the hopes and dreams of 1.3 billion people on the platform of Miss Universe.”

Harnaaz Sandhu is 21 years of age and hails from Chandigarh. She is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Public Administration and loves acting, dancing, swimming, and horse riding. Harnaaz has always had a special connection with animals and is a fitness freak who likes swimming and yoga. She firmly believes in the saying, ‘life is a process of learning, so make the most out of it.’

Best of luck on her journey ahead!