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My 1st video diary (insert self conscious face here)

I could have done with wiping off what looks like mascara under one of my eyes (it literally looks like I have a droopy eye).. and I could have done with some makeup but you know what? 650 more words


Tough day.

The image above is the aftermath of one of today’s interviews at Make Love Not Scars in New Delhi.  This is Anahita hugging one of the survivors after we finished an incredibly moving interview. 896 more words


NY Fashion Week Superwoman 19 year old Reshma Banoo Qureshi

Yes fashion week just ended and there is so much to say about the fashion but the real credit goes not to the designers but to the amazing 19 year old who is using her pain to drive her passion to #endacidsale. 352 more words


The newspapers few weeks back were flooded with New York Ramp walk pictures and story of Reshma Qureshi ,an acid attack survivor from India .Her journey from an acid attack victim to being a survivor ,an activist and now being model to walk the ramp in New York is inspiring, incredible and heart breaking. 527 more words

Social Issues


There she was lying lifeless

That 14 year old’s dream were limitless
she could be anything she wanted to be

But she could only be lifeless… 344 more words

Acid Attack Survivor and Activist to Walk at NYFW.

Victim of an acid attack at the age of 17, Reshma Banoo Qureshi has been working as the face of campaigns to fight for the rights of acid attack survivors and limit the open sale of acid in India. 90 more words

Published Works

Teenage victim of acid attack debuts at New York Fashion Week

Reshma Quereshi, a teenager living in Allahabad, India, had her face severely disfigured and her eye permanently damaged two years ago when three assailants held her down and covered her face in concentrated sulphuric acid. 382 more words

Human And Civil Rights