- Miss Universe Chalita Suansane arrived in Manila wearing a Barong Tagalog
- In a short video, Ms. Suansane greeted her Filipino fans in Tagalog
- The Miss Universe beauty pageant will be held on January 30 at the Mall of Asia arena in Pasay City
Thailand’s bet for the Miss Universe beauty pageant arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Tuesday night, January 10, wearing an upper garment that looks like a Barong Tagalog, the traditional Filipino clothing.
Miss Universe Thailand Chalita Suansane shared on her Instagram account a photo of her wearing the Barong Tagalog with a simple black belt over it. The Miss U candidate also posted on Facebook a short video of herself greeting her Filipino fans. The post was captioned with “See you Philippines fans.”
“Mabuhay, Philippines. I am Chalita Suansane para sa Miss Universe pageant. Maraming salamat po!” she said in the short video.
According to ABS-CBN, Miss Suansane is the fourth candidate to arrive in the country for the 65th Miss U contest that will be held on January 30 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.