Ain't No Mountain High Enough | Meet Charu Khurana Whose Legal Fight Through a Sexist Rule

For 15 agonising years, Charu Khurana could not officially do makeup for any Indian film, commercial, or television, thanks to a sexist rule that barred women from becoming members of the Cine Costume and Make-Up Artists and Hair Dresser Association and, thus, working legally in those professions. After more than a century of the Bollywood film industry's existence, she broke through that glass ceiling when the union agreed to give her membership. But this came only after the Supreme Court stepped in twice.

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