Bayartsetseg Altangerel also known as Bayra Bela was crowned Miss World Mongolia 2016 at a glittering ceremony held on October 22, 2016. Miss Tourism Queen International 2016 – Anuka Nuk crowned her during the gala. She is going to represent the Land of Eternal Blue in Miss World 2016 to be held in Washington D.C. in December. She succeeds Anu Namshir.
Bayartsetseg last competed in Miss Earth 2015 where she was one of the top 16. She has also competed in Miss International 2014. A model and actress, the 25-year-old beauty from Ulaanbaatar is also known for her role Marco Polo: Let’s God’s Work Begin (2016). Besides being a beauty queen and an actress, she is also involved in social activities such as initiating an environmental campaign and working for orphan children.