ALFIYA Ersayın was crowned Miss Kazakhsan 2018 during the finals held March 31 in Astana.
The 16-year-old beauty from Atyrau bested 29 other candidates for the right to represent the country at the 2018 Miss World pageant.
“I am very pleased with this victory, it is a great honor for me,” Ersayin was quoted by Nur.kz after her win.
Yekaterina Dvoretskaya, 19, from Karaganda placed first runner-up and is expected to compete at the 2018 Miss Universe pageant.
Maymuna Kulkesheva, Dinara Baymuratova and Sabina Azimbayeva completed the Top 5.
The five finalists were chosen by the judges, but the winner was selected through online and SMS voting. Missosology.Org