KATHMANDU — Nepali model Sabita Karki has entered into the finale of India’s Next Super Model Season 3.
Sabita will comptete for the tile of the show with Riya Subodh and Shweta Raj in the finale.
Earlier, the 23-year-old Kathmandu based model had made it through the auditions to be one of the thirteen contenders for the title.
Karki has been featured in various magazines including TNM, M&S VMAG, The Himalayan Times, among others already. She has also walked on the ramps of a number of fashion shows in Kathmandu including TGIF Fashion Week, Classic Diamonds Fashion Show and Surya Nights.
Karki is the second Nepali model featured on Indian version of America’s Next Top Model franchise. In 2012, Aastha Pokharel was a part of Asia’s Next Top Model, held in Singapore.
Pokharel had finished in Top 5 in the competition. Later in 2014, Pokharel had succeeded in winning another model hunt in India.
The show is being judged by Malaika Arora Khan and Milind Soman along with MTV VJ Anusha, ace fashion photographer Dabboo Ratnani and Neeraj Gabba is mentoring the contestants through out the season.Follow @gorkhapost
Hoteliers asked to be sensitive against GBV
KATHMANDU- Stakeholders have called upon the hoteliers to remain more sensitive in order to reduce the gender-based violence (GBV) taking place in hotel sector.
During an interaction programme in Tarakeshwor Municipality in the capital city on Saturday, the speakers said that the hoteliers are expected to become more aware since more cases of rapes and violence against women take place in the hotels.
A large number of hoteliers attended the interaction programme organized as a part of the 16-day campaign against GBV.
On the occasion, lawmaker of Kathmandu Constituency No. 7 Ram Bir Manandhar said that partnership among all was needed to end GBV and argued that social networking sites were responsible for the increased cases of GBV in the recent times.
Likewise, Mayor of Tarakeshwor Municipality Rameshwor Bohora pointed out the need for cooperation with the police administration as well as massive public awareness programmes to end such ill practices rampant in the hotel business.
Also speaking at the programme, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) of Balaju Metropolitan Police Circle Chiranjivi Koirala urged the hoteliers to keep the details of every new entrant in the hotels since hotels are used for the purpose of women’s trafficking.Follow @gorkhapost