Beauty queen Imelda Bautista Schweighart relinquished her crown as Miss Philippines Earth after a series of controversies arised. Carousel Productions and Miss Philippines Earth accepted her resignation.
Imelda failed to reach the top 16 of Miss Earth 2016. Miss Ecuador Katherine Espín won the crown.
2016 Miss Philippines-Air Kiara Giel Gregorio is reportedly taking over the crown vacated by Imelda.
(Photo source: Instagram – @imahartiesofficial)