Twitter is a social media platform for many of the Indian celebrities and politicians to connect with people and their fellow citizens respectively. This platform is also the place of voicing your opinion and is mostly used by the celebrity to discuss the current trend, crisis, raising against injustice. There are many personalities in our Indian society that are considered to be impactful. Here is the list of 10 most followed Indians on Twitter.
1. Narendra Modi – 55.2 million followers
Topping the list is our own Prime Minister Narendra Modi with total followers of 55.2 million all over the world. The twitter handle of our PM is @narendramodi. His recent tweet was about an application called Aarogya Setu for Indians that might help against the COVID-19 pandemic by providing the information about a virus-infected person near the vicinity of the person using the app. Definitely he is the most influential person in social media.
He has taken many initiatives to keep his citizens informed about the current situation of the pandemic and has put the country on a complete lockdown to prevent the spread. Recently all of his tweets were only about the coronavirus.
2. Amitabh Bachchan – 41.2 million followers
Next on our list is the famous personality who is the superstar or the Big-B of the Bollywood film industry Amitabh Bachchan. He has more than 41.2 million followers all over the world. The twitter handle of this star is @SrBachchan. His recent tweet was about a Sanskrit quote that meant that every individual is weighed according to their characteristics not based on their status. He relived his past memories of his past by posting some pictures and asking everyone to stay home.
3. Shah Rukh Khan – 40.2 million followers
Next on our list is the Bollywood heartthrob Shah Rukh Khan who has given many hit films to the Indian film Industry. He has more than 40.2 million followers on twitter all over the world. The twitter handle of this star is @iamsrk. His recent tweet was about how this quarantine period has changed our lives and the bad times are temporary. He also said that it will soon go away and everybody will be united with their family and friends.
4. Salman Khan – 39.7 million followers
Next on our list is Salman Khan famous for his versatile acting and has given superhits right from his debut. His acting has a mixture of drama, action, romance, and comedy. He has more than 39.7 million followers on twitter from all over the world. His recent tweet was a video with a horse. He also has tweeted asking the people to stay home and stay safe and also lauded the efforts of the citizens by posting pictures of deserted streets. The twitter handle of this star is @BeingSalmanKhan.
5. Akshay Kumar – 35.1 million followers
Next on the list is the Khiladi of the Bollywood film industry. He is a master in doing stunts and is also very conscious about his fitness. He also promotes others to be fit by exercising regularly. He also has given a lot of hit films to his audience. He has more than 35.1 million twitter followers all over the world. His recent tweet was about the promotion of Sangeet Sethu that is an initiative of the Indian Singers Rights Association. It was urged every citizen to stay safe and donate to PM cares fund. The twitter handle of this star is @akshaykumar.
6. Virat Kohli – 34.7 million followers
Next in our list is the captain of the Indian cricket team himself. He has more than 34.7 million followers on twitter all over the world. His recent tweet shared the photo of a boy who donated his trophies to raise funds to donate to PM cares fund. He was happy with the efforts of the boy. He also urged people to be united in tough times. The twitter handle of this cricketer is @imVkohli.
7. Sachin Tendulkar – 31.5 million followers
This cricketing legend has admirers all over the world. His follower’s count is around 31.5 million on Twitter. In his recent tweet, he praised the efforts of Aaditya Thackeray on converting the NSCI dome to quarantine facilities in Mumbai. The twitter handle of this cricketer is @sachin_rt. He has won many cricket games during his cricketing career.
8. Hrithik Roshan – 27.9 million followers
The Greek God of the Indian Film Industry is also said to be an allrounder in acting, dancing and so on. This actor also has won many accolades for his acting. He has more than 27.9 million followers on twitter all over the world. His recent tweet was about the importance of being fit in these tough times. Even if we are staying safe at home, being fit should be a priority and one must not be lay and ignore one’s health. The twitter handle of this actor is @iHrithik.
9. Deepika Padukone – 27.1 million followers
Next in our list is the beautiful actress who is also a state badminton player Deepika Padukone. She has more than 27.1 million followers on twitter all over the world. She has won many awards for her acting, her recent movie was Chappak which impacted a large audience. In her recent tweet, she asked the people to not only stay strong physically but also mentally. She shared a video of the TLLL on her twitter page. The twitter handle of this celebrity is @deepikapadukone.
10. Aamir Khan – 25.7 million followers
Next on our list is the talented actor Aamir khan who is very choosy about his fils and has won accolades for his acting skills. He has more than 25.7 million followers on twitter all over the world. In his recent tweet, he praised all the health workers for working day and night at this difficult times. The twitter handle of this actor is @aamir_khan.
These are the top 10 most followed Indian celebrities on Twitter and 10 most-followed people on Twitter in the world. They are known to impact many lives either with their films, speech, or their deeds. You should follow their accounts to know more about their lifestyle and their contribution to society. If you are new to twitter now you know who to follow first.