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Ghoshal was also honored from the U.S. state of Ohio, where the governor Ted Strickland declared 26 June as “Shreya Ghoshal Day”. The first Shreya Ghoshal Day (26 June 2010) was celebrated among her fans on popular microblogging and social networking sites. In April 2013, she was awarded with the highest honour in London by the members of House of Commons of the United Kingdom.
Shreya Ghoshal Day – “I am extremely honoured and very overwhelmed right now.This is a moment I will never forget. 26th june became the Shreya Ghoshal day, its a big honour for me. I feel extremely touched”‘
In 2012, Ghoshal appeared in the Forbes Celebrity 100, a list based on income and popularity of India’s celebrities. She remained in the top fifty spots for five consecutive years, listed at the forty-second spot in 2012–13, the twenty-eighth spot in 2014, the thirty-third spot in 2015 and the twenty-eighth spot in 2016. In 2013, Forbes India placed her in their “Top 5 Celeb100 Singers and Musicians” list. She is the only Indian singer to include in the list of Verve’s 50 Power Women Of 2016″ list.
Ghoshal is also known for her style and fashion sense. Ghoshal has said that she has been offered acting roles which she has declined, citing her lack of interest in it. In 2013, the UK-based newspaper Eastern Eye placed her forty-third in their “50 Sexiest Asian Women” list. In 2015, it placed her seventh in their “Greatest 20 Bollywood Playback Singers” list. She was listed third among the “Top Ten Hottest Female Bollywood Lead Singers” by MensXP.com, an Indian lifestyle website for men.
Ghoshal is active on social media. She is the sixth most liked Indian personality on Facebook and 47th most followed Indian personality on Twitter, according to the statistics of Socialbakers. She is among the top ten most searched Indian singers on Google Search. In March 2017, she became the first Indian singer to have a wax figure of her made for the display in Indian wing of Madame Tussauds Museum in Delhi.