Miss Wheelchair India beauty contest - The New Indian Express

Miss Wheelchair India beauty contest

  • Nirmala, center, is crowned Miss Wheelchair India beauty at the final of the contest in Mumbai, India. Fifteen disabled contestants took part in the event. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
  • Nisha Gupta, in white, a participant embraces her sister backstage at the Miss Wheelchair India Beauty contest in Mumbai, India. Fifteen contestants took part in the event. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
  • An Indian participant Nishtha Thakera, on wheelchair, speaks to her friend at backstage during the Miss Wheelchair India beauty contest in Mumba. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
  • Participants wait backstage before the start of Miss Wheelchair India beauty contest in Mumbai. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
  • An Indian artist applies makeup on the face of a participant Madhu Bagri, left, as mother of another participant Anuradha Singh, right, helps her wear earrings before taking part in Miss Wheelchair India Beauty contest in Mumbai, India. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
  • Photo, an Indian artist applies makeup on the face of a participant Komal Bora before she takes part in Miss Wheelchair India beauty contest in Mumbai. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
  • An Indian artist applies makeup on a participant Gulista before she takes part in Miss Wheelchair India beauty contest in Mumbai, India. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)