Racist remarks on Twitter have greeted Nina Davuluri, an Indo-American, who was crowned Miss America 2014. Twitterati commented on the 24-year-old Nina Davuluri's heritage and race, bringing back the ghost pf racism.
The Miss America pageant has crowned its first winner from an Indian background – an aspiring doctor who wantsto use the $50,000 prize money for her studies. But within minutes of winning the title, Davuluri became the target of racist comments on social media sites.
Davuluri, the first Indian-descent winner, impressed the judges with a Bollywood fusion dance number in the talent round, to earn the coveted tiara.