Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Monday extended his best wishes to Harnaaz Sandhu, the 21-year-old woman who won the Miss Universe title.
Sandhu left behind 79 other contestants from various countries to claim the prestigious title.
Taking to Twitter, Patnaik said, “Congratulate #HarnaazSandhu on bringing home #MissUniverse crown after 21 years. Indeed a proud moment for India. Wish her all the best.”
Lara Dutta was last crowned Miss Universe in 2000 while Sushmita Sen was the first to win the title in 1994.