18 year old Princess Mikhaelia Audrey Megonondo was crowned Miss Indonesia 2019 in Jakarta last night. She defeated 33 other contenders to win the title and the right to represent Indonesia at the 69th edition of Miss World later this year in Thailand. It's the first victory for Jambi at Miss Indonesia in the 15 years that the pageant has been conducted. Megonondo was crowned by outgoing title holder Alya Nurshabrina and the reigning Miss World, Vanessa Ponce from Mexico.
The runner-up was Miss Banten, Elisa Jonathan, while the second runner-up was Sharon Margriet Sumolang from North Sulawesi. Rounding out the top 7 were the delegates from East Java (4th), East Nusa Tenggara (5th), Maluku (6th) and West Sulawesi (7th).