Beauty contest in Japan breaking barriers of disability

In a unique beauty contest held in Japan, the barriers faced by people with mental and physical disabilities have been broken.

24-year-old, Mana Yokoyama, who is one of the contestants, says that participating in the beauty pageant has been a memorable experience.

Yokoyama walked the runway with confidence and grace. Her secret is that she is a positive person and believes in her abilities.

Yokoyama wants to pursue a career in the fashion industry and feels that the contest has helped her a lot.

Contests for disabled people are a great way of helping them gain self-esteem and confidence in life.

It also helps them to get a better perspective of life.

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