Harnaaz Sandhu, Miss Universe, is in New York. On Sunday, Harnaaz posted a photo of herself from the Global Citizen Festival on Instagram. On the sidelines of the event, which took place on Saturday and featured performances by Mariah Carey and the Jonas Brothers, she posed with actor Priyanka Chopra for the photograph.
I couldn't have asked for us to meet in any other way, Harnaaz captioned a photo of her and Priyanka she posted on Instagram. We appreciate Priyanka Chopra's generosity at the Global Citizen Festival; you rocked it! In contrast to Priyanka, who was dressed in a colorful pantsuit and white crop top for her hosting duties, Harnaaz wore a black T-shirt, blazer, and blue jeans.
On Harnaaz's post, many of her fans left comments. "I love that you two finally got to meet," one person wrote. Both of you appear to be sisters. "So proud to see you two together," said another. happy to be an Indian. Indian women of beauty "It happened!!!!" read another comment. Two powerful women are making history and bringing great pride to India.
While Priyanka won the title of Miss World 2000 at the 50th Miss World pageant, which was held in November 2000 in London, Harnaaz was crowned Miss Universe 2021 at the 70th Miss Universe pageant, which was held in Eilat, Israel, in December of the previous year. At the Empire State Building in New York, Harnaaz shared a photo of herself in front of Priyanka's portrait earlier this year. Harnaaz was wearing her Miss Universe crown and grinning in the picture she shared on Instagram Stories as she studied Priyanka's image. "Yesterday at Empire State Building got starstruck by Priyanka Chopra," she wrote alongside a photo.
Priyanka's New York restaurant Sona was visited by Harnaaz a few days prior to their first encounter on Saturday. On her Instagram Stories, Harnaaz posted a photo of the meal she had there. She was drinking from a glass that was on the table next to a menu. "Cheers to amazing menu, staff, location and service," Harnaaz had written.
Harnaaz has frequently stated how much she admires Priyanka. She had declared, "I love Priyanka Chopra," after winning the title of Miss Diva 2021. I'll always go with Priyanka. When asked about an Indian beauty queen she admired during a similar interview, Harnaaz responded, "Priyanka Chopra has been my biggest inspiration. She developed her own brand, represented India in beauty pageants, and showcased her acting and singing abilities. I hope to follow in her footsteps and restore glory to India in the same way that she did.