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Virat Kohli surpasses Salman Khan to become 2nd most followed Indian celebrity on FB, only second to PM Modi

Indian Batsman And Captain Virat Kohli Who Has Been Recently Seen Hitting Headlines Due To His Much Acclaimed Captaincy In ICC Champions Trophy 2017, Has Now Become The Second Most Followed Indian Celebrity Having 35 Million Followers On Social Media Giant Facebook.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Nabanita Chakorborty | Updated on: 27 Jun 2017, 12:20:48 AM
Kohli 2nd most followed Indian celebrity on FB, only second to Modi

New Delhi:

Indian batsman and captain Virat Kohli who has been recently seen hitting headlines due to his much acclaimed captaincy in ICC Champions Trophy 2017, has now become the second most followed Indian celebrity having 35 million followers on social media giant Facebook.

Yes, beating B-town fame Salman Khan the RCB skipper has reached a new height of popularity and is only second to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in terms of followers on the social media platform.

Currently, Modi has around 42,285,934 followers on Facebook.

According to last rating taken on Sunday morning, Virat, the 28-year-old fame of the nation is enjoying 6,00,000 more followers than Dabang star Salman Khan.

Not only Facebook, other social media giants like Twitter and Instagram has also welcomed the gem with much love and regards.

While Virat is enjoying 16 million followers on Twitter, on Instagram the number is around 14 million.

After shattering a big many records in the history of cricket, the young champ has also achieved the 52nd rank in the most followed celebrity list on Facebook across the world.

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Virat Kohli, the successor of former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who had led team India to the coveted Champions Trophy final 2017, is at present busy with ongoing limited-overs series against the West Indies in the Carribean.

We wish his best ever captaincy may add lots of feathers to India's glorious crown of success.

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First Published : 25 Jun 2017, 08:23:00 PM