Bessika Bucktowar Crowned Miss World Mauritius 2017
Bessika Bucktowar was crowned as Miss Mauritius 2016 in La Plantation Hotel, Albion on August 6, 2016. Bessika Bucktowar succeeds Danika Atchia and is expected to represent Mauritius at Miss World 2017.
During the coronation gala, Shavina Hulkua was crowned as Miss International Mauritius and is expected to compete at Miss International 2017 as the representative of Mauritius while Julie Charles was titled as Miss European Union Mauritius. At the same event, Melissa Vencatachellum was adjudged as the first runner up and Jennie Matombe was titled as the second runner up.
This year twelve candidates competed for the title of Miss Mauritius 2016.