Reigning Mrs World Caroline Jurie, friend arrested for onstage brawl at Mrs Sri Lanka event

Reigning Mrs World Caroline Jurie, friend arrested for onstage brawl at Mrs Sri Lanka event

By AFP COLOMBO: Colombo police on Thursday arrested the current “Mrs World” on charges of assault over an on-stage fracas in which she pulled the crown off the head of the new “Mrs Sri Lanka”. Caroline Jurie yanked the crown off Pushpika de Silva minutes after she was declared “Mrs Sri Lanka 2020” in a Sunday gala at Colombo’s Nelum Pokuna theatre. Jurie was the previous year’s “Mrs Sri Lanka” and had gone on to win the “Mrs World” competition organised by a California-based company. De Silva needed hospital treatment after the incident, seen by stunned spectators in…

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WATCH | Newly crowned Mrs Sri Lanka injured in on-stage brawl over marriage status

WATCH | Newly crowned Mrs Sri Lanka injured in on-stage brawl over marriage status

By Online Desk Pushpika De Silva, who won the title of Mrs. Sri Lanka over the weekend, was left speechless after her crown was pulled off from her head by an ex-winner. Caroline Jurie, who was the winner of the same pageant in 2019, claimed that De Silva was a divorcee and was wrongfully crowned. The crown belonged to the first runner-up, Jurie further added.  #StopBurqaNiqabBANSriLanka Mrs. Sri Lanka 2021 Ends in Major BRAWL pic.twitter.com/m0NtPMYgWT — Yusuf Ibrahim (@yusufsrilanka) April 5, 2021 In the televised video, Jurie is seen saying,…

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