The beauty queen of Myanmar dethroned after making comments on Rohingya Muslims crisis. Miss Universe Myanmar, 19 years old, Shwe Eain Si was stripped of her pageant title. As she posted a video accusing the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) of causing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. Shwe posted the video on Facebook September 24 with the intention of informing netizens of the violence that is happening in the state.
The video she posted starts with pageant participant talking to the viewer as graphic images of people. These images include children with gashes across their faces appear in the message. In the response to the video, the Hello Madam Group decided to announce Sunday that the queen would no longer hold her title. This group backs the pageant. It also said that she breached the contract rules.
The Hello Madam Group took their Facebook handle to state that Shwe simply did not behave like a role model. Per the now-dethroned queen, the removal of her title was deliberately initiated because of her revealing post on the situation in Rakhine.
Watch the video here: