Kathmandu, September 24, 2017: Nagma Shrestha is all set to represent Nepal at the 66th Miss Universe being held in Las Vegas, USA this November 26. This is the first time Nepal is participating in Miss Universe pageant.
Shrestha was crowned as the first Miss Nepal Universe amid a gala function recently held to mark the 22nd anniversary of The Hidden Treasure and 23rd anniversary of Miss Nepal. Gopal Sundar Lal Kakshapati, Chairperson of The Hidden Treasure, crowned Shrestha with the glittering Miss Nepal Universe crown.
The Hidden Treasure received the franchise of Miss Universe, a coveted beauty pageant based on New York, after the completion of Miss Nepal 2017 in April. For having an extensive pageant experience, The Hidden Treasure decided to select Nagma Shrestha, who is also the Miss Nepal Earth 2012, for the Miss Universe.
Shrestha is a renowned celebrity and a media personality of Nepal. She represented Nepal in Miss Earth 2012 and became the first Nepali to reach the finale in an international pageant.