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Nia Sharma becomes the second sexiest Asian woman

Nia Sharma becomes the second sexiest Asian woman

Priyanka Chopra defeated Padmavati actress Deepika Padukone who was voted the sexiest Asian woman in 2016.

Actress Priyanka Chopra's annus mirabilis ensured that she reclaimed her top spot in the list of Sexiest Asian women by the British newspaper, Eastern Eye.

This marks the fifth consecutive year that the global star has made her presence felt on the "Sexiest Asian Woman" list.

"I can not actually take credit for this at all".

"But seeing my name next to her (Priyanka) in the list is no less a dream and struck me with a frenzied happiness".

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Priyanka Chopra surely has become an worldwide star now and her achievements say a lot of things.

In the list, TV actress Nia Sharma acquired the second spot while the "Bajirao Mastani" star Deepika Padukone was on the third position.

Although Priyanka Chopra isn't looking forward to much of Bollywood next year, the actress continues with the third season of her popular crime drama "Quantico" in 2018.

Priyanka's mom Madhu Chopra is part of the actress' production house Purple Pebble Pictures and helps Priyanka with her busy roster as her manager. "I owe my fans this joy and want to share it with them despite not being able to digest the development". Pakistani actor Mahira Khan who was on the ninth rank previous year, bagged the fifth position on the same list this time. The oldest to find a place in the list is veteran actress Sridevi, which is one of the two editor's choice in the 2017 list.

Other key names in the 2017 list include Niti Taylor (11), Sonam Kapoor (12), Jennifer Winget (14), Esha Gupta (17), Krystle DSouza (21), Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (26), Erica Fernandes (28), Jacqueline Fernandez (30), Athiya Shetty (32), Anushka Shetty (42) and Anushka Sharma (44).


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