Jayathi De Silva has been crowned as Miss Universe Sri Lanka 2016. She succeeds Avanti Marianne as Miss Universe Sri Lanka title-holder. She will now represent the island nation at Miss Universe 2016 which will be most probably held in the Philippines in January 2017. Jayathi was 1st Runner-up in Miss World Sri Lanka 2015.
Jayathi De Silva completed her 1st degree at the age of 19 and has a BSc in Molecular Biology and Forensic Science and an MSc in Cancer Biology. She is also a part-time model who has been featured in Harper’s Bazaar India.
Sri Lanka made a spectacular debut in Miss Universe with Maureen Neliya Hingert in the year 1955. She finished as the second runner-up. However, since then the country has not achieved a placement in semi-finals of Miss Universe. Can Jayathi De Silva bring a placement to the country in Miss Universe?
Chances of Jayathi De Silva in Miss Universe 2016
Jayathi is one of the many decent girls in the batch and will have to work hard if she intends to shine among the 80+ delegates.