One of the superstars of Pakistan’s entertainment industry, Mahira Khan is among the top 5 on Eastern Eye’s ‘50 Sexiest Asian Women’ list for the fourth year in a row. The Humsafar star, who bagged the fifth position last year, is at number four on this year’s list.
According to Hindustan Times, the actress expressed gratitude and said, “I am grateful to be part of this list once again. My fans are my strength so thank you to them. I think personally, sexy is what sexy does and I hope to continue to work hard at what I do with as much as passion as I have been from the start.”
Besides Mahira, actress Sanam Saeed ranks 19th on the list. Sanam has been honoured for “pushing the creative boundaries in Pakistan and regularly speaking about a wide array of important social issues including women’s empowerment”. Other Pakistani actresses that have bagged a spot include Armeena Rana Khan at 24, Mehwish Hayat at 40 followed by Iqra Aziz at 46.
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has topped the list leaving behind Priyanka Chopra, who bagged the first spot last year. This time around the Quantico star has secured the second position on the list.
The ‘50 Sexiest Asian Women’ list, which is compiled through a series of social media and related polling, will be formally released today.