India fashion runways has no plus-size models. Fashion: Why no plus-size models in India? Fashion runways are ruled by models whose professional life is controlled by the weighing scale. While staying in shape is essential for them, popular Delhi-based model Sonalika Sahay, who has also worked in Milan, Singapore and Beijing, says her fraternity is healthy and not skinny and she is even rooting for shows dedicated to plus-size women in India. While recently judging the prestigious Lakme Fashion Week’s (LFW) first model audition for the northeast region here, Sonalika was seen smiling at one of the contestants who was on the heavier side. It came as no surprise when the results came out. She didn’t even clear the first round.

Why no plus-size models in India?

Plus-size models are being appreciated all over the globe, so why not in India? Fashion: Why no plus-size models in India?. Indian women are well-endowed. I don’t see why there shouldn’t be a fashion show for plus-size women.