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Protest and praise from Aceh

  • Hotli Simanjuntak

    The Jakarta Post

Banda Aceh | Tue, October 13 2009 | 12:11 pm

PREMIUM While bedazzling much of the country after winning the Miss Indonesia crown, Aceh native Qory Sandrioriva's feat is also raising hackles in her notoriously conservative home province. "I'm very proud of Qory's success," said Banda Aceh housewife Heny. "Aceh has sent representatives to compete in the pageant several times, but this is the first time Aceh has achieved the highest title." ...