Twitter is the most popular source for staying updated with breaking news among all the social networking sites. Microblogging website is world’s fastest growing site and has come a long way now. Along with gaining popularity among masses, this microblogging site has become one of the most effective means of communication among actors, politicians and music directors around the world. They just don't tweet, but use the site to interact with their fans. Of course, they are not spared as their tweets go far and often spark hot conversations, gossips or make headlines.
Here we list top 10 most popular Indian celebrities on Twitter:
Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan)
Followers : 16, 758, 125
Undoubtedly, Big B is the most popular Indian film star. The 'Don' is also the Shehanshah of this micro-blogging website. He has already crossed 16 million mark, and soon he will reach 20 million.
Shahrukh Khan (@iamsrk)
Followers: 15, 079, 322
The number two spot is for the 'Badshah' of Indian cinema. He is one of the regular tweeters and believes in communicating with followers regularly.
Narendra Modi (@narendramodi)
Followers : 14, 801, 504
[caption id="attachment_91857" align="aligncenter" width="700"] PM Narendra Modi (File Photo: PTI)[/caption]
Next in the list is our Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who consistently engage with his twitter account and often publish his views through tweets.
Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan)
Followers : 14, 455, 307
Mr. Perfectionist holds the third spot with 14 million followers. Though not very regular on the site, he was active while TV show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ was on air.
Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan)
Followers : 13, 764, 074
The 'Dabangg Khan' makes occasional appearances on the site. Also, he has been in various controversies due to his tweets, but his entry into the world of twitter in 2010 created a huge buzz in the industry.
Deepika Padukone (@deepikapadukone)
Followers: 11, 392, 323
Bollywood beauty, Deepika Padukone, operates under the handle @deepikapadukone. We wish to see her reaching 15 million soon.
Followers : 10, 913, 468
Our 'Desi Girl' have now become an international actor with her upcoming series 'Quantico'. She has a huge fan following and we're sure with her upcoming series, she will soon be counted among the top five Indian celebrities on Twitter.
Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik)
Followers : 10, 887, 783
Bollywood hunk Hrithik Roshan occupies the seventh position in the list. Though an occasional tweeter, twitteratis can expect him to be active after his latest 'Dheere Dheere' video.
Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar)
Followers : 9, 749, 749
Bollywood's action man holds the ninth position in the list. The actor gets active on the site during the release of his films.
A R Rahman (@arrahman)
Followers : 8, 724, 817
One of the most talented music directors, A. R. Rahman is not regular on twitter. Operating under the handle @arrahman, he has a fan base of 8, 724, 817 followers.