Mumbai gives a thumbs up to women power

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Actor John Abraham with the winners of a beauty pageant for the visually-impaired girls at Andheri. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

Actor John Abraham with the winners of a beauty pageant for the visually-impaired girls at Andheri. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

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A beauty pageant declared its winners on Wednesday, with the finalists walking a ramp, taking questions and performing in a talent show round. What made it unique was that all 16 contestants were either fully or partially blind. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

A beauty pageant declared its winners on Wednesday, with the finalists walking a ramp, taking questions and performing in a talent show round. What made it unique was that all 16 contestants were either fully or partially blind. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

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When the ramp showed the way. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

When the ramp showed the way. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

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Children of domestic help perform at a studio in Goregaon on Wednesday. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

Children of domestic help perform at a studio in Goregaon on Wednesday. (Pramod Thakur/HT PHOTO)

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Surekha Yadav, a motorwoman of the ladies special suburban train on the harbour line, poses for a photo at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. (Bhushan Koyande/ht photo)

Surekha Yadav, a motorwoman of the ladies special suburban train on the harbour line, poses for a photo at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. (Bhushan Koyande/ht photo)

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Women pose for a photo during an event organised by the Central Railway. (Bhushan Koyande/ht photo)

Women pose for a photo during an event organised by the Central Railway. (Bhushan Koyande/ht photo)

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A Girl poses for a photo at Bandstand in Mumbai. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

A Girl poses for a photo at Bandstand in Mumbai. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

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A vendor waits at Mahim station to sell her earthen pots. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

A vendor waits at Mahim station to sell her earthen pots. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

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Women play cards below the Matunga flyover in Mumbai. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

Women play cards below the Matunga flyover in Mumbai. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

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