Mrs. Sri Lanka World winner, Pushpika De Silva, claims she was injured whereas having the crown “snatched” from her head on the pageant in Colombo on April 4.
Based on footage of the published shared by the Colombo Gazette, final 12 months’s winner and present Mrs. World Caroline Jurie interrupted the ceremony simply moments after De Silva acquired her title.
“As for the Mrs. World Inc, there is a rule that you will have to be married and never divorced,” she mentioned. “So, I am taking my first steps saying that the crown goes to the primary runner-up.”
She then took the crown from De Silva’s head and positioned it on the runner up’s.
In a publish shared to Facebook on April 5, De Silva wrote that she is separated from her husband however not divorced. Based on the BBC‘s translation of the assertion from Sinhala, she additionally wrote that she suffered head accidents after the incident and threatened authorized motion.