Miss Universe 2016 Pia Wurtzbach received a warm homecoming welcome in a parade in Manila on January 25. Thousands of fans and supporters flocked to catch a glimpse of the new queen and social media was flooded with tweets everywhere.
Pia is the third to bring the honor and glory to Philippines. The first Miss Universe from the country was 42 years before.
Throughout the parade steady flow was maintained. Pia was in sea-green Albert Andrada gown carrying a stunning smile and silhouette to her personality.
The parade started at 3 p.m. (local time) in Manila and reached Araneta Center at 7 p.m.
According to AFDigital more than 3,000 tweets appeared on social media related to the parade and only 29 were negative, which were not directly to the beauty queen. Some said they were unable to get a glimpse of the new Miss Universe due to pre-scheduled work or studies.
One tweet read, “Dumaan ka palang U.N Station Ms. Universe Pia Wurtzbach di mo manlang ako dinalaw sa EAC.”
One another tweet read, “I also want to see Pia Wurtzbach but I don’t want to get caught up with the dreadful traffic going home.”
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