Mariel De Leon's direct message to a netizen who commented about her photo surfaced.
Jonas Antonio Gaffud recently posted a photo of him with Mariel De Leon in Instagram.
This phot elicited various reactions as Mariel's tummy looked a bit bulging in the photo.
It sparked intrigues and speculations that she might be pregnant.
The beauty queen reacted to this issue by messaging directly a netizen who commented and asked if she is pregnant.
Mariel wrote, “How will I compete if buntis po? It’s against the rules of pageantry. Not a hater though, just observant.”
The netizen pointed out that it could be the dress and wished her best for the competition.
Mariel answered back telling her to be more respectful of his words in the future.
This made the netizen bring back the issue where Mariel commented about Joey de Leon.
Read their exchange of message below.