The HOTTEST Desi Girl in Bollywood? VOTE!
'Ain't nobody like my desi girl!'
Lyricist Kumaar isn't exaggerating, alright.
When it comes to dazzling the beholder with her coy smile, coquettish adas and lively thumkas, the desi girl of Bollywood knows her impact only too well.
A spate of recent releases witnessed the return of the soft-spoken, sari/salwar-kameez clad beauty with a bang.
Got any favourites? Take the poll at the end of this slideshow and vote for the HOTTEST Desi Girl!
Kajal Aggarwal, Special Chabbis
The Southern sensation with already one Bollywood super hit under her belt (Singham) is back to playing it demure 'n' desi as a school teacher in the 1980s in the eagerly awaited Special Chabbis.
Image: Kajal Aggarwal in Special Chabbis
Asin, Bol Bachchan
Sporting crimped hair and colourful brocades to look every bit of a lovely belle capturing Ajay Devgn's imagination is Asin in Bol Bachchan.
Image: Asin in Bol Bachchan
Deepika Padukone, Aarakshan
Image: Deepika Padukone in Aarakshan
Kareena Kapoor, Bodyguard
Image: Kareena Kapoor in Bodyguard
Genelia D'Souza, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya
Image: Genelia D'Souza in Genelia D'Souza, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya
Sonakshi Sinha, Dabangg 2
From Dabangg to Dabangg 2, Sonakshi Sinha has only played the gharelu girl-next-door.
And here's a snapshot to explain why we're not complaining.
Image: Sonakshi Sinha in Dabangg 2
Diana Penty, Cocktail
If Deepika's Veronica represents the contemporary wild child, model-turned-actress Diana Penty aspires to be a picture of reticence and grace as Meera.
Image: Diana Penty in Cocktail
Huma Qureshi, Gangs of Wasseypur
As the perky small-town belle and filmi girlfriend of Faisal Khan in Anurag Kashyap's male-dominated revenge saga, Huma Qureshi injects vivacity by the kilo.
Image: Huma Qureshi in Huma Qureshi, Gangs of Wasseypur
Ileana D'Cruz, Barfi!
From a carefree girl to a married woman risking her relationship to follow her heart, Ileana's deliberation is instantly attractive and enigmatic.
Image: Ileana D'Cruz in Barfi!
Priyanka Chopra, Teri Meri Kahani
The stunner takes a break from her inseparable wardrobe of mini skirts to display an old world charm as a Punjaban in a period drama.
Image: Priyanka Chopra in Teri Meri Kahani