7 things you didn’t know about Miss Universe 2021


We all know Miss India Harnaaz Sandhu has been crowned Miss Universe making her the third winner from India to being home the Miss Universe title. The 21-year-old beauty from India beat 80 contestants in the Miss Universe contest held in Israel earlier this year to win the title.


Post her title win she has been all over the news but we managed to dig out some little known facts about the national crush. Do you know for eg. that her dad has 17 brothers and that she is the one female child in the extended family? Also her nickname is Candy! Read on for more!

Sandhu was born in a village in Gurdaspur district, Punjab. She is quite a good mimic so she was asked to meow on stage by one of the Miss Universe judges, Steve Harvey. He also got heavily trolled for it.


Chak de fatte India", is what she screamed in Punjabi after winning the title.


For her reigning year she will be based in New York and participate in a number of events globally.


She earned a whopping 1.8 cr as prize money!

Her win also includes free accommodation and a monthly allowance in New York.

She is also a yoga lover and a voice over artist.


Her mother is a gynaecologist and Harnaaz has been working with her mother over in the past two years in health camps promoting menstrual hygiene and women's health.