Neerja Punia, a transgender girl and a trailblazing contestant on actuality present Roadies, lately had a horrific expertise of harassment as she was denied entry at a restaurant, that she used to go to typically. The incident occurred on November 6 at Shri Ram Dhaba.
“Shri Ram Dhaba is meant to be my go-to place. It’s the place I search solace and revel in my chai. Nevertheless, on that night time, the supervisor stopped me from getting into. I requested them what this was about and the proprietor’s wording was, ‘Aap yahan aakar dhande mat chalaao, aur yahan aana band kardo’. It has been some time since I’m going there and I’m an individual who sits in a nook simply to have my tea,” the actress narrated her ordeal whereas chatting with Hindustan instances.
Elaborating on the proprietor’s bizarre behaviour, Punia instructed Hindustan Instances, “The proprietor assumed I used to be engaged in intercourse work, a false impression that’s not solely problematic however deeply hurtful.” Regardless of her makes an attempt to cause and make clear, “he simply saved saying ‘Jaao jaao yahan se’, and leaning me in the direction of the door, began harassing me in a method. It’s actually unhappy. I instructed him that I’m a frequent customer and I get respect in all places for who I’m or for the work I do, and that is the therapy you’re giving me. Assassinating my character and contemplating me as a intercourse employee. Each employee who is aware of me there didn’t say something in opposition to him as a result of it might have value their jobs.”
About Neerja Punia
Throughout 2019 Roadies’ audition, Neerja Punia left a powerful impression on the gang leaders and host Sonu Sood owing to her outstanding ardour, willpower, and perseverance. She had talked concerning the lack of understanding and academic alternatives in Haryana and the way these challenges have an effect on the folks there.
Neerja additionally underlined the unfair therapy of transgender people in Haryana, who are sometimes handled poorly and marginalized as if they’re beggars. She emphasised that there’s little or no data and assist out there for them. To make a distinction, she makes use of social media to lift consciousness and advocate for transgender rights.
Regardless of going through vital discrimination and obstacles, Neerja efficiently handed all of the in-person audition rounds. She had mentioned she wished to change into a mannequin on the prestigious Lakme Trend Week, and she or he’s decided to show the world right into a ramp to realize that dream.
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