Meet the brand-new Miss World 2024

Meet the brand-new Miss World 2024

The new Miss World was crowned at the 71st Miss World pageant this weekend.

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This past weekend saw the crowing of Krystyna Pyszková of the Czech Republic, the new Miss World 2024.

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Pyszková claimed the title during the prestigious contests that were held in Indian Mumbai on Saturday night.

"Being crowned Miss World is a dream come true. I am deeply honoured to represent my country and the values of 'beauty with a purpose' on a global platform," Pyszková said.

After being announced Miss World, her predecessor, Karoline Bielawska of Poland, passed the crown to Pyszková at the Jio World Convention Center.

Her victory came over three runners-up - Yasmina Zeytoun of Lebanon (first runner-up), Aché Abrahams of Trinidad and Tobago, and Lesego Chombo of Botswana.

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After being asked about issues impacting women’s health care specifically, the 23-year-old model and law student spoke about removing the stigma and shame surrounding menstruation.

According to Pyszková, menstruation should not be taboo as "being a woman is a gift".

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