Woman, 24, born to Indian parents is shunned and bullied because she has white skin, ginger hair, emerald eyes and FRECKLES
A young woman born to Indian parents with red hair, white skin and freckles has spent her life being shunned and bullied because people think she's diseased.
Pooja Ganatra, 24, who was born in Mumbai, has flaming ginger hair, deep emerald eyes and white skin - like that of a stereotypical Gaelic woman.
But the proud Indian was actually born to 'typically Indian' parents who thought her freckles were a birth defect - and have no idea where her unusual looks come from.
Miss Ganatra's appearance, believed to stem from her ancestors, has made her feel like a foreigner in her own country - with... read more
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