Beauty contest for blind women in Mumbai
The National Association for the Blind and the NGO Blind Dreams are organizing a nationwide beauty pageant for blind women, called Princess India.
People can apply over the next few weeks. The final contest will be in January 2017.
Women between the ages of 18 and 30 years can enter the contest and they can be married. Participants will receive 15 days of training in ramp walking and presentation. The event will also introduce blind women to designers, make-up artistes, choreographers and people working in the glamour industry.