Miss Universe 2023 Heartbreak: The Miss Universe 2023 grand finale got underway with great excitement, and contestants from more than 80 nations competed for the top prize. But Miss Universe 2023 got off to a rough start when it was revealed that Norwegian contestant Ida Anette Hauan would have to miss the competition because she had tested positive for COVID-19. When the hosts unveiled the Top 16 for Miss Universe 2023, Ida Anette Hauan was declared eliminated. Ida Anette Hauan was eliminated, and Miss Universe 2023 released an official statement about it on social media.
“Miss Universe Norway @idahauan will not be competing this evening due to a COVID-19 infection. Her fellow delegates and the Miss Universe Organization are sorry to hear this news and wish her a rapid recovery “On social media, Miss Universe posted.