Sunny Leone has appeared in the list of BBC 100 most influential women 2016. She is the only Bollywood actress to have made it to the list.
Apart from Sunny, four Indian women’s name came up in the list of BBC 100 most influential women of 2016.
The publication quoted an inspirational statement from each of the women who appeared on the list. The quote against Sunny’s name said, “It’s your right as a woman to follow your dreams and it’s your responsibility to make them come true.”
Another Indian woman who appeared on the list of 100 is 20-year-old Gouri Chindarkar. She is known for being the first Indian girl to experience a unique learning process called “school in the cloud.” Her quote is “Knowledge makes you more confident.”
READ: Full list from BBC News