|Binibining Pilipinas-International Dianne Necio. File Photo
MANILA, Philippines – Binibining Pilipinas-International Dianne Necio is currently leading the people’s choice online poll for the 2011 Miss International pageant.
As of press time, 19-year-old Necio is topping the pageant’s online poll with a total of 159,478 votes.
Miss China is in close second with a total of 159,318, while Miss Vietnam is third with 141,410.
Other Miss International candidates in the top 10 are the representatives of Macao, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Venezuela and Dominican.
Similar to the recent 2011 Miss Universe pageant, the Miss International candidate who will be hailed as the people’s choice in its online poll will be an automatic semifinalist.
Each voter can only vote once every 30 minutes in the 2011 Miss International pageant’s official voting site.
The 2011 Miss International pageant coronation night will be held on November 6 in Chengdu, China. -- Report from Gretchen Fullido, ABS-CBN News