Not only in Bollywood, now it seems that the entire world is going gaga over Deepika as she has been announced as the winner of the sexiest Asian woman for the first time. And with this achievement, she has been able to dethrone actress Priyanka Chopra who had already won the title four times. Actually, this survey has been annually conducted by Britain-based Eastern Eye newspaper.
Deepika who is all set to make her Hollywood debut in opposite of renowned actor Vin Diesel in xXx: Return of Xander Cage is undoubtedly very happy with the news. She made a statement, “It does bring a smile to my face, but sexy means different things to different people. For me, it’s not just physical. Being comfortable with who you are, is sexy. Confidence is sexy. Innocence and vulnerability is sexy.”
Based on millions of votes accumulated from across the globe, the 2016 edition of this popular pole result was conducted. When Deepika is holding the first position, Priyanka has been pulled down to second position. The third spot is occupied by actor Nia Sharma who reclaimed the glory of the sexiest television star. On the other end, another renowned television actor Drashti Dhami has preserved her top five-rank by coming in fourth position. This time, Alia Bhatt managed to come within top 10 as she has come to fifth position.
Apart from these Bollywood and television divas, other names are Sanaya Irani (sixth position), Katrina Kaif (seventh position), Sonam Kapoor (eighth position), Pakistani actress Mahira Khan (ninth position) and Gauhar Khan (tenth position) who have come up within top 10 ranks. Surprisingly, being the oldest woman, the philanthropist Nita Ambani holds the 32nd position. She is now 53-year-old. She has been included as the editor’s choice making a history in the 13-year history.
Well, our heart-warming congratulations to Deepika who is now busy with her preparation for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next project Padmavati.