Expat Pakistani beauties launch bikini rebellion. Toronto, Dec 16 Updated: Dec 17 , am hrs. Beauty pageants may be a strict no-no in their country, but a bevy of dare-all expat Pakistani girls are challenging the moral police back home by strutting their stuff on the world stage. The bikini rebellion is being masterminded by a year-old Toronto resident, Sonia Ahmed, president of the annual Miss Pakistan World contest. The pageant began in and its scantily clad winners have gone on to participate in many global pageants.
Mariyah was born in Karachi , Pakistan. She moved to the US with her family at the age of 5 and currently resides in the United States. Later that year she competed in the Miss Bikini of the Universe pageant  which was held in Beihai , China. This was the first time a Pakistani girl has participated in a bikini pageant  representing the Islamic nation.
Lahore: Mariah Moten, a dual nationality holder of Pakistan and the United States, who often manages to make space for herself in the international media with flamboyant visuals, has done it again. Starting right from her stint as Miss Pakistan in the Miss Bikini world Beauty Pageant held in China last year, Moten has been doing the rounds in the Pakistani, American, Indian and Chinese media as a highly controversial figure. The 'champion' of subdued Pakistani women as she and her supporters consider her to be, is the Pakistani girl featured in a calendar that showcases Bangladeshi and Indian beauties too.