Harnaaz Sandhu Crowned Miss Universe 2021

India’s Harnaaz Sandhu made history as she was crowned Miss Universe 2021, 21 years after India last brought home the title when Lara Dutta was crowned Miss Universe 2000.

Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu (born 3 March 2000) is an Indian model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe 2021.

She is the third entrant from India to win Miss Universe. Before Harnaaz Sandhu, the Miss Universe title was won by two Indians – Sushmita Sen in 1994 and Lara Dutta in 2000.