Nong Yai Woman Wins Miss Universe Thailand Chonburi

Pattaya, Thailand-

A young woman from Nong Yai District in Chonburi took home the grand prize last night, June 16th, 2023, at the Miss Universe Thailand (MUT) Chonburi contest.

The event, which was held at Legend Siam near Pattaya, was chaired by Mr. Amnat Charoensri, Deputy Governor of Chonburi. Other influential people attending included Mrs. Patchanit Puengpujai, Director of the Department for Copyright Holders, MUT, and Mr. Pada Buakhao, City Director, Chonburi Province.

Nong Lak wins the grand prize!

The event was won by Ms. Anphat Phakdeenarongrat, or Nong Lak, from the rural northeastern Chonburi district of Nong Yai. She took home a grand prize of 100,000 baht and all the awards and trophies that go with it. She will move on to compete in further competitions for Miss Universe Thailand as a result.

Runner-ups were Miss Natasha Nielsen from Sattahip District who won a prize of 50,000 baht and Ms. Thipapsorn Thanasrilangkun from Mueang Chonburi District who won 30,000 baht.

Congratulations to all the winners!

Runner up Miss Natasha Nielsen
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