India acid attack survivor redefines beauty at NY Fashion Week Reshma Quereshi hopes her story will inspire others
Eastern Eye Staff
An Indian model scarred in an acid attack challenged perceptions of beauty as she strutted down the runway at New York Fashion Week to promote a ban on the sale of corrosive substances used to maim thousands of women and children each year. Reshma Quereshi wears an Archana Kochhar creation A smiling Reshma Quereshi, 19, opened the FTL Moda show on Thursday (September 8) to applause in a long-sleeve, white gown with embroidered appliques by Indian designer Archana Kochhar during her first trip to the United States. The buzz and glamour of the event was a world away from Allahabad,…
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