Poorvi Gupta is an independent journalist who has been covering gender through the intersections of caste, class, colour, age, community etc. Her work revolves around various issues that expose gender inequality and human rights violations in Indian society. In her free time, she calls out manels and casual sexism on social media and in her house too.
The thigh gap trend came in as yet another teaching to self-discipline ourselves and conform to the societal pressures. This new aspiration led young women towards obsessive dieting and eating disorders.