In first of its kind event, four blind girls walked the ramp for the ‘State level Miss India Contest’ in Odisha.
The event has been organised by National Association for the Blind (NAB) and Vocational Rehabilitation Centre for Handicapped.
56 participants have participated in the event. Four are selected. The list includes two totally blind contestants Jhumuri Biswal and Snehaprabha Lenka, and as many purblind contestants, Rasmita Jena and Sandhyarani Patra.
According to reports, all four will be now sent to Mumbai for the pre-finals and the finale of the event will take place in January 2017.