"They demanded I lose weight": Mexican beauty queen claims she was stripped of crown after refusing to go on diet


"They demanded I lose weight": Mexican beauty queen claims she was stripped of crown after refusing to go on diet

“They demanded I lose weight”: Mexican beauty queen claims she was stripped of crown after refusing to go on diet

3:59 PM on 4th August 2011

“An injustice”: Mexican beauty queen Cynthia de la Vega claims she was stripped of her crown after she gained weight

The 19-year-old pictured during the Nuestra Belleza Mexico 2010 competition, which took place last September in Mexico City

Pageant queen: The 19-year-old pictured during the Nuestra Belleza Mexico 2010 competition, which took place last September in Mexico City

Short-lived title: Miss de la Vega appeared in a poster published by Nuestra Belleza Mexico announcing her second-place win last year

Short-lived title: Miss de la Vega appeared in a poster published by Nuestra Belleza Mexico announcing her second-place win last year