Allegation of employment rejection due to ‘too fair’ complexion receives skepticism on social media

  • An unidentified Bengaluru woman alleges she was rejected from a job despite meeting necessary qualifications due to her light skin tone.
  • The woman’s story, which she refuses to substantiate by naming the company, is met with widespread doubt and speculation on social media platforms.
  • Criticism and disbelief on Twitter and Reddit lead the woman to disable comments on her LinkedIn post.
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