Miss Grand Venezuela issued a statement in which they report that the international event, which was to be held in Caracas on October 25, will not be held due to the pandemic issue.
"The headquarters was changed due to the situation of the virus in the country," they point out in the text published on social networks.
There they indicated that they are waiting for the president of Miss Grand International, Nawat Itsaragrisil, to announce whether it will be held in December or in the first quarter of 2021, to have an idea about when they will do the national event live, , we have ruled out the choice of the MGV 2020 through a virtual or public event ”.
Given this, they stated that for weeks they have been interviewing possible candidates who meet the qualities they are looking for and who "have the documents in order to travel to the international event. It is important to clarify that we will only make it known when we have the assigned girl, since we do not we want to expose the other young women interviewed ”.
On January 22, 2020, the Venezuelan goldsmith, George Wittels, was appointed director of the national contest and, subsequently, they were going to create a national system of regional representations, but when they began to sign and regularize them, the quarantine began.
"The virtual casting is just beginning and will continue for several months," said the MGV authorities in the statement.