The Extraordinary Story of an Acid-Attack Survivor who Took the World by Storm
Biographer: Tania Singh
Storyteller: Reshma Qureshi
“Being Reshma” talks about 19 May 2014, when she left home for the examination center, everything happened in a flash. The men rushed towards her. Grabbed her. Tugged at her hair. Poured acid on her face. Soon she started to burn like a living corpse. The acid ate through her skin and aimed for her bones, but it could not quell the fire in her heart. She was none other than Reshma Qureshi as Being Reshma talks about.
Rising from tragedy and suffering, Reshma soon made global headlines by becoming the first acid-attack survivor to walk the runway at the New York Fashion Week. Now an international anti-acid-sale activist, blogger, model, and the face of Make Love Not Scars, Reshma works tirelessly towards empowering other acid-attack survivors like herself and has become a beacon of hope for millions.”Being Reshma” is the hidden voice of thousands of acid attack victims.