This Women's Day, meet Pooja Sharma 'Rekha', the transgender celebrity of 7:40 Mumbai Local!

With over 141k followers, Pooja has garnered humongous attention, winning multiple dance collaborations and event invites!

Amid the gardi of Mumbai locals, a vibrant face has evolved with massive fame and popularity. Dressed in scintillating silks and adorned with multiple ornaments, a transgender woman from the Kinnar community, Pooja Sharma been successful in attracting eyes from all directions. While she boards the local train to entertain commuters with her dance in return of an aid of ₹1, it is her sophisticated style and glam chic outfits that enthral everyone who sees her.


Winning the hearts of hordes of netizens!

Joyously referred to as the Bollywood diva 'Rekha', Pooja captivates everyone through her elegant sarees and extravagant accessories. As a member of the Kinnar community, she started her journey by performing'Mangti' (begging) in the 7:40 ladies' special Mumbai local. After she started posting videos on Tiktok and later on Instagram, her charming persona and graceful dancing won the hearts of hordes of netizens. With over 141k followers, Pooja garnered humongous attention in a quick time, becoming an instant love of netizens.

Enjoying her glory as a renowned celebrity, Pooja is now collaborating with dance studios, inaugurating new establishments, gracing special events, giving interviews and the list goes endless! From partnering with the famous dancer-choreographer Devesh Mirchandani to being the guest of honour at the launch of high-end stores, her stardom is getting bigger with each passing day.

"Itne achche achche log hote hain.."

Despite having a tumultuous life, Pooja's faith in God and humanity is simply astounding! The way she recalls her childhood might put you to tears but her alight spirits and a bright smile can surely cheer you up any time of the day. In one of her videos, Pooja thanks fellow travellers for help and her innocent demeanour will leave you in awe of her personality.

Living a life of dreams!

Hearing the word 'Kinnar', we wonder what you visualise, if not an individual asking for alms at a traffic signal or a person dressed in bright feminine clothes singing and dancing post a wedding or childbirth. Marginalised by the mainstream world, most individuals in this socially deprived group live a life largely devoid of aspirations. But, turning tables of fate and paving her way to a golden destiny, Pooja is living the life of her dreams. And it is remarkable, that despite all the success that she has received, she will avow you with her humility!

Knock knock

Seeking inspiration from women like her, we at Knocksense, believe in nurturing diversity through compassion and care. Your difference is what makes you special and therein, lies the power of your existence. So this Women's Day, let your womanhood be defined by true shades of your inner self, unaltered by the expectations of this world!

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