Ayu Maulida Crowned Miss Universe Indonesia 2020
Ayu Maulida from East Java was crowned as Miss Universe Indonesia 2020 in the grand finale of Puteri Indonesia 2020, which took place on 6th March, 2020 at Jakarta Convention Center in Jakarta, Indonesia. She succeeds Frederika Alexis Cull as the new Miss Universe Indonesia and is all set to represent Indonesia at Miss Universe 2020, hoping to succeed Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa as the next Miss Universe.
During the 26th edition of Puteri Indonesia finale, Putu Ayu Saraswati of Bali was titled as Miss International Indonesia 2020. She succeeds Jolene Marie Cholock Rotinsulu as the new Miss International Indonesia and will now represent Indonesia at Miss International 2020 pageant. Meanwhile, Jihane Almira Chedid of Central Java, who was a crowd favorite, was adjudged as Miss Supranational Indonesia 2020 and was crowned by her predecessor, Jesica Fitriana. Jihane Almira will now represent Indonesia at Miss Supranational 2020, hoping to win the first Miss Supranational crown for her country.
The finale was attended by Miss Universe 2019, Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa; Miss International 2019, Sireethorn Leearamwat of Thailand; and Miss Supranational 2019, Anntonia Porsild of Thailand. Pia Wurtzbach, Miss Universe 2015 from the Philippines served as one of the
Indonesia is yet to win its first Miss Universe crown as well as Miss Supranational crown however, the country holds one Miss International title under the representation of Kevin Lilliana in 2017.