Aishwarya Rai, Vidya Balan and Sonia Gandhi among most searched Indian women
On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Google has released a list of the most searched 20 successful Indian women
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has topped the list of 20 most searched successful Indian women on Google followed by Vidya Balan and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, an official statement said.
Former Indian Police Service officer Kiran Bedi also features among the top ten, revealed a Google search trend result Friday.
The list was revealed after a two-month analysis between Jan-Feb 2014.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. File Pic
"On the occasion of Women's Day, Google search trends reveal who are the most searched 20 successful Indian women. Kiran Bedi is still among the top 10 most searched Indian women," a statement said.
"Two sportswomen (Saina Nehwal and boxer M.C. Mary Kom), two authors (Arundhati Roy and Shobhaa De) and four politicians (J. Jayalalithaa, Gandhi, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj), also made it to the top 20," the statement added.
The other names include Nita Ambani, designer Ritu Kumar, actress Shabana Azmi, designer Neeta Lulla, filmmaker Meera Nair, producer Ekta Kapoor, PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's wife Dimple Yadav.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Actress
Vidya Balan: Actress
Sonia Gandhi: UPA chairperson
Jayalalithaa: Tamil Nadu CM and AIADMK chief
Saina Nehwal: Badminton player
Ekta Kapoor: TV and film producer
Kiran Bedi: Social activist and retired policewoman
Mamata Banerjee: West Bengal CM and TMC chief
Nita Ambani: Chairperson of DAIS, co-owner of Mumbai Indians
Sushma Swaraj: Senior BJP leader
Arundhati Roy: Writer and social activist
Ritu Kumar: Fashion designer
Shabana Azmi: Actress and social activist
Neeta Lulla: Fashion designer
Meera Nair: Film director, actor and producer
Indra Nooyi: PepsiCo president
Mary Kom: Boxer
Shobha De: Writer, Columnist and socialite
Shikha Sharma: Managing Director & CEO of Axis Bank
Dimple Yadav: Wife of UP CM Akhilesh Yadav and Lok Sabha MP from Kannauj