The first beauty competition for married women in Bangladesh was held in Dhaka on Saturday evening where Munzarin Mahbub Aboni became the first ‘Mrs Bangladesh’ in the history.
Aboni is a model and a social activist who won Tk one lakh prize money on the evening at Gulshan Club.‘Mrs Bangladesh’ Aboni will represent Bangladesh in ‘Mrs World’ at Las Vegas on December 6.
More than two thousand women took part in the competition where Rabeya Sultana Robi became first runner up and Mati Siddiqui secured second runner up position.
Afrin Anis Rahman, Suma Nusrat, Munia, Abafa Dilsha, Rumana, Sanjida, Rabeya and Samantha also took part in the final round.
Apurbo Abdul Latif, head of the competition organizing body said, “No such event with talented married women was held before in Bangladesh." The event is aimed at women empowerment and creating awareness of empowering women to take them one step further.”