Coming from a small town in Madhya Pradesh, Deshna Jain became Miss India Deaf 2018 and the third runner-up of Miss Deaf International held in Taiwan. In the future, she wants to go to Italy and participate in fashion shows globally.
The second edition of Miss Transqueen was held in Mumbai on October 7th, 2018. The beauty pageant is specifically held for transgender people. As many as 100 participants battled it out to make it to the top 20 for the contest.