Resident of Kyzylorda Gulbanu Azimbayeva Has Become “Miss Kazakhstan-2016”
Today, beauty connoisseurs have witnessed the brightest and the grand beauty contest of “Miss Kazakhstan-2016” in the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation. The contest was held in a special bright manner, starting with the enchanting walks onstage and ending with the marriage proposal.
By online and SMS voting of many thousands of Kazakhstanis, the winner of the main title and a cash prize of five million tenge will represent Kazakhstan at “Miss World-2017” international contest.
As a result of the nationwide voting, Yelnaz Nurseitova from Astana has become the first runner-up. The second place has been taken by “Miss Kokshetau” Zhanar Turlybayeva. Anastassiya Ussoltseva from Ust-Kamenogorsk has become the third runner-up.
The twentieth anniversary contest of “Miss Kazakhstan-2016” was held in a special way. It is worth noting that “Talent Show” was presented for the first time, in which each of the 25 participants was able to discover her unique talents. In addition to traditional walks in national and evening dresses, the project about the fates of the legendary women of the Kazakh steppe was demonstrated to the audience: Dina Nurpeissova, Aliya Moldagulova, Kulyash Baiseitova. The finalists of the contest told about the fates of their characters, as well as why biographies, the pursuit of excellence and positions in life of these illustrious women of the steppe still inspire people and are examples to follow today.
The last stage in the contest was an intellectual stage, in which the girls were answering the questions of the jury members.
A well-known TV anchorwoman Dinara Satzhan and an opera singer, soloist of “Astana Opera” Theater Sundet Baigozhin were the masters of the ceremony. The winner of the “Slavic Bazaar-2015” Dimash Kudaibergenov, Makpal Issabekova, Aikyn, the headliner of the ceremony “Format” band and Kairat Bayekenov have been performing for the guests.
“I will give a part of funds to the children’s home, and the rest will be presented to my parents”, – said Gulbanu Azimbayeva in an interview.
Source: Akimat of Astana