22-year-old beauty from West Kalimantan, Chintia Kusuma Rani, was crowned Miss Earth Indonesia 2019 on Saturday, August 24 at the Sun City’s Grand Ballroom in Jakarta. She beat 29 other contestants to win the competition.
The runners-up were Anindita Pradana Suteja, Beivy Marcella Sumampouw, Clarissa Valerie Muliaman, and Hillary Tasya Media. They were proclaimed as Miss Earth Indonesia – Air, Miss Earth Indonesia – Water, Miss Earth Indonesia – Fire, and Miss Earth Indonesia – Eco-Tourism, respectively.
Chintia succeeds last year’s winner, Miss Earth Indonesia 2018 Ratu Vashti Annisa. She will now prepare to represent her country at the Miss Earth 2019 pageant in the Philippines this coming October.
Miss Earth Indonesia pageant was first held in 2007 with Yayasan Putri Bumi Indonesia as the organizer. El John Pageants took over the national franchise since 2013.
Indonesia is yet to have its first placement at the Miss Earth pageant.
Photos: Bisnis Jakarta