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Magnificence queen left ‘humiliated’ after Miss World bans her for being a divorced mum

Beauty queen left ‘humiliated’ after Miss World bans her for being a divorced mum


A BEAUTY queen is taking authorized motion in opposition to the Miss World contest after she was banned for being a mum.

Veronika Didusenko, 24, was topped Miss Ukraine in 2018 however stripped of her title 4 days later when it was revealed she was divorced with a son.

Magnificence queen Veronika Didusenko is taking authorized motion in opposition to the Miss World contest after she was banned for being a mum

She ought to have gone on to characterize her nation within the Miss World finals however was banned from collaborating and changed by one other contestant.

Veronika claims bosses of the UK-owned Miss World franchise are in breach of the Equalities Act 2010 and has demanded they modify their “outdated” entry guidelines.

She stated: “It was actually humiliating after I was disqualified. I used to be very upset. I needed to hand again the title, the crown and prize cash.

“I couldn’t consider they might do such a factor at the moment.

“Why does having a son and being beforehand married disqualify me? It’s stunning.”

Veronika, who travels to modelling jobs with son Alex, 5, added: “I can’t consider these guidelines nonetheless exist. They’re archaic. I feel they’re breaching equalities legal guidelines.”


Her human rights lawyer Ravi Naik, of ITN solicitors in London, stated: “It’s a clear case of discrimination.”

The Miss World Organisation failed to reply to requests for remark.

Chief govt Julia Morley, who has run the competition for the previous 19 years, has beforehand stated the foundations are there to guard kids’s welfare.

Veronika Didusenko was crowned Miss Ukraine in 2018 but stripped of her title four days later when it was revealed she was divorced with a son
Veronika was topped Miss Ukraine in 2018 however stripped of her title 4 days later when it was revealed she was divorced with a son
She should have gone on to represent her country in the Miss World finals but was banned
She ought to have gone on to characterize her nation within the Miss World finals however was banned


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