Deepika Only Actress to Feature in ‘Most Powerful People of India 2019’

In High & Mighty rankings of 2019, Deepika Padukone is the only B-town Actress to grab a position and be ranked as 42nd Most Powerful People Of India.

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Deepika Only Actress to Feature in ‘Most Powerful People of India 2019’

Like every year, the list of the most powerful people of India is finally out. And, in  High & Mighty rankings of 2019, Deepika Padukone, a woman of today, is the only actress to be ranked on 42nd position.

Earlier, owing to her great work in films and other talents and initiatives, the actress had garnered the title of ‘Most Gorgeous Women in the World from Bollywood’, where she topped the list.

The actress is recently known for her de-glam role for Chhapaak as Lakshmi, and her versatile choice of films is evidence that the actress is a perfect choice for strong and powerful roles.

Undoubtedly, Deepika Padukone, who makes a striking entry at any event with a classy style statement and also carries a legacy with her powerful roles, is the epitome of beauty. By endorsing various brands, the actress is setting the trends high.

After personifying courage and valor of Rani Padmini, Padukone is all set to bring another tale of courage and the human spirit as Malti, an acid attack survivor. Chhapaak is a story of the strength and integrity of a woman, drawing instances from the life of Laxmi Agarwal.

Apart from Padukone, Ranveer Singh one the most heart-winning star took the 22nd position in the list.

One more biggest & most interesting thing happened in the High & Mighty ranking this year that three of the 16 personalities that exited the list had been the regulars since 2003.

Up from 22 last year, this list has 27 businessmen and women. Besides all, the world's 13th richest man - Mukesh Ambani has topped the list, who has a net worth of $50 billion (Rs 3.45 lakh crore).

A survey of Forbes suggests that wealth of Mukesh Ambani has increased by 25 percent in just one year. Whereas, Kumar Mangalam Birla, an Indian billionaire industrialist, has been ranked second in the list of most powerful Indians. Further, the list includes Gautam Adani, Anand Mahindra, Uday Kotak, Ratan Tata, cricketer Virat Kohli, Shiv Nadar, and Amitabh Bachchan.

Well, that’s not it because Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who stormed back to the Prime Minister's Office with a landslide win in the Lok Sabha elections 2019, topped the list of the most powerful politicians in the country.  And, around nine of the ten most powerful politicians are from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Here is the Power List 2019: 50 Most Powerful People in India

  1. Mukesh Ambani
  2. Kumar Mangalam Birla
  3. Gautam Adani
  4. Uday Kotak
  5. Anand Mahindra
  6. Ratan Tata
  7. Virat Kohli
  8. N Chandrasekaran
  9. Amitabh Bachchan
  10. Shiv Nadar
  11. Ajay Piramal
  12. Azim H Premji
  13. Sajjan Jindal
  14. Anil Agarwal
  15. Uday Shankar
  16. Amit Agarwal
  17. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
  18. Sanjiv Goenka
  19. Harish Salve
  20. Sunil Bharti Mittal
  21. Akshay Kumar
  22. Aditya Puri
  23. Nita Ambani
  24. Ajay Singh
  25. Baba Ramdev
  26. Vineet Jain
  27. Ranveer Singh
  28. Shashi Tharoor
  29. Salman Khan
  30. RC Bhargava
  31. Mahendra Mohan Gupta and Sanjay Gupta
  32. Sanjiv Puri
  33. Vijay Shekhar Sharma
  34. Dr. Naresh Trehan
  35. Rahul Bhatia
  36. Rajinikanth
  37. Sanjiv Bajaj
  38. Dilip Shanghvi
  39. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
  40. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev
  41. Pawan Munjal
  42. Deepika Padukone
  43. Ritesh Agarwal
  44. Kiran Nadar
  45. Byju Raveendran
  46. Prasoon Joshi
  47. Dutee Chand
  48. Ekta Kapoor
  49. Monika Shergill
  50. Amish Tripathi

Here is The List of India's Most Powerful Politicians: The Power Bloc

  1. Narendra Modi
  2. Amit Shah
  3. Mohan Bhagwat
  4. Rajnath Singh
  5. Nitin Gadkari
  6. Nirmala Sitharaman
  7. Piyush Goyal
  8. Yogi Adityanath
  9. Devendra Fadnavis
  10. Prakash Javadekar

A Big Congratulation to All!