Modi’s staggering achievement on Facebook

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018, 09:28:35 PM IST

Facebook stands as a great medium for popular personalities to come in touch and share their experiences with their fans and followers. Prominent personalities from various fields like sports, cinema, art, and politics maintain Facebook profiles in order to stay close to their followers. Here is an insight about the most followed politicians on Facebook.

The prime minister of India, Narendra Modi is currently the most followed political leader on social media platform, Facebook. Modi has close to 43.2 million followers on Facebook, while the president of the United States of America, Donald Trump has 23.1 million followers.

Interestingly, Modi has almost twice the number of followers Trump has. Surprisingly, the president of Cambodia, Hun Sen came fifth on the list with 9.6 million followers.

An analytics firm named Burson Mertstellar revealed that Trump’s Facebook page got 204 million engagements(likes, shares, and comments) since January 1st, 2017. This is more than twice the number of engagements on Modi’s Facebook profile.