MTV Roadies Gets Inclusive, Gives Transwoman A Ticket To Ride
MUMBAI, (IANS) – The upcoming episode of the youth adventure reality show ‘MTV Roadies Karm Ya Kaand’ will feature Neerja Punia, a transwoman contestant, showcasing her determination and passion. The show continues to defy gender biases and set a standard for inclusivity.
Neerja will shed light on the challenges faced by transgender individuals, sharing her personal transformative journey and the impact it has had on her emotional, physical, and financial well-being.
In her early twenties, Neerja is a runway model from Haryana who has overcome societal prejudice to make it to the ‘MTV Roadies’ auditions. Gang leader Rhea Chakraborty acknowledged the emotional challenges of Neerja’s journey and emphasized the importance of support, stating, “This journey and your transition are emotionally challenging, and you need a lot of support from the people around you… something that many people don’t receive.”
The gang leaders are excited to have Neerja in their team, recognizing her strength, resilience, and ability to challenge stereotypes.
‘MTV Roadies Karm Ya Kaand’ will air on MTV and Jio Cinema.