Kendall Jenner in trouble for being on Vogue India cover

Vogue India has been blasted for its decision to feature Jenner, a white American, instead of an Indian model on the cover of its 10th-anniversary issue.

US model Kendall Jenner on the cover of Vogue India. Picture: Vogue Instagram.

JOHANNESBURG – Vogue India is facing backlash for putting Kendall Jenner on the cover of the magazine's latest issue.

This comes a month after Jenner appeared in a Pepsi commercial that drew so much criticism that it was withdrawn.

Vogue India has been blasted for its decision to feature Jenner, a white American, instead of an Indian model on the cover of its 10th-anniversary issue.

Readers criticized the fashion mag for featuring a non-Indian model on the cover of its 10th anniversary issue.

It is seen as another slap in the face for brown girls.

Many people have said it's yet another example of a missed opportunity to celebrate women of colour.

People took to Twitter to voice their dissatisfaction with the magazine: