With reports just coming in, there is a news of the highest paid actress till recently, Kangana Ranaut being dethroned from the numero uno position. According to sources Deepika Padukone has just hiked her fee for Padmavati and is now the highest paid actress in town. This means that she is on her way to give tough competition to most Bollywood heroes. Deepika Padukone will be workinf together with Sanjay Leela Bhansali for a third time for Padmavati after Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela and Bajirao Mastani. Recently there was debate about who amongst Deepika, Priyanka and Kangana Ranaut was the highest paid actress. The Queen heroine’s team claimed that she was drawing over Rs 11 crores, but there was furor in the media when news of Ms Ranaut charging a little over three crores per project leaked. The scenario turned a battle ground with everyone comparing Deepika and Kangana’s track record. It is being said that the new price is somewhere around Rs 11-12 crore, thereby making her the highest paid Bollywood actress today.