The poll, conducted on the occasion of Mother’s Day, suggested that 82.26 percent of Indian women believe that actress Neetu and her actor-son Ranbir share the popular mother-son relationship. Actress Tanuja and her actress-daughter Kajol topped the most popular mother-daughter relationship list with 60.48 percent votes.
In the best mom cateogory, Bollywood diva Aishwarya Rai, who gave birth to her first child Aaradhya in 2011, was voted as the most popular mother, receiving 52.38 percent of the votes.
“Dhak-dhak girl” Madhuri Dixit Nene was second with 29.27 percent votes in the category and Sridevi, who won hearts with her comeback film “English Vinglish”, was voted third with 18.35 percent votes.
Gourav Rakshit, COO, Shaadi.com, said: “The poll showcases some of the most successful Indian women whose love and dedication also makes them popular mothers. This suggests that people are looking at celebrities as real people with real relationships.”
He added: “The poll is part of the consistent research that Shaadi.com conducts in an attempt to gauge the preferences of today’s youth”. When it comes to striking the right balance between their career and family life, people voted for Malaika Arora Khan and she topped the charts with 40.1 percent votes.
In the same category, boxer Mary Kom won second spot with 30.37 percent votes, while Congress president Sonia Gandhi got 29.53 percent votes.
The online poll received over 16,000 responses.