Shraddha Kapoor has defeated Deepika Padukone in the race of getting more number of Instagram followers. With 56.5 million followers, Shraddha is the third most followed Indian on the photo sharing app. The first and second spot are taken by Virat Kohli and Priyanka Chopra, respectively. While Virat Kohli boasts of a Insta following of 82.3 million, Priyanka Chopra has 58 million people following her.
It is interesting to note that after Deepika Padukone’s name emerged in the fake followers on Instagram controversy, Shraddha Kapoor dethroned her from the Number 3 spot. However, Priyanka Chopra, who was also among the celebrities named in the fake followers report, still enjoys the second spot.
SHRADDHA KAPOOR INSTAGRAM
Shraddha Kapoor has an Instagram following of 56.5 million, which is just a few millions less than Priyanka Chopra. The actress is quite popular among youngsters who love her chirpy and positive attitude. She is quite active on Instagram and treats her fans to new posts very frequently.
SHRADDHA KAPOOR BEATS DEEPIKA PADUKONE ON INSTAGRAM
Last year, While Virat Kohli topped the list with no near competition, there was a tussle between Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone for the second spot. In the end, Priyanka became the 2nd most followed Indian and Deepika had to be content with the third spot. But this year, Shraddha Kapoor emerged as a new winner as she swiftly defeated Deepika Padukone in the number game and became the third most followed Indian with 56.5 million followers.
SHRADDHA KAPOOR’S INSTAGRAM PHOTOS
From workout videos and photoshoots to festival celebrations and other random stuff, Shraddha Kapoor’s Instagram account has it all. Her Instagram page boasts of glamorous pictures, brand endorsements, promotional videos of her movies, birthday wishes for friends and family. It is definitely a visual treat to her fans.
WHO ARE THE MOST FOLLOWED INDIANS ON INSTAGRAM?
Alia Bhatt, who has an Instagram following of 50.1 million, is the fifth celebrity on the list. Neha Kakkar at 48.2 million is ahead of Akshay Kumar and Jacqueline Fernandez. The Khiladi has 46.8 followers on Instagram, while Jacqueline has 46.2 million. Katrina Kaif, who has fans across the globe, enjoys a following of 44.8 million fans. Apart from Bollywood actors and celebrities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also has 49.7 million followers on Instagram.
SHRADDHA KAPOOR NOW BEHIND ONLY VIRAT KOHLI AND PRIYANKA CHOPRA
After gaining 56.5 million followers, Shraddha Kapoor is only behind Virat Kohli and Priyanka Chopra in the list of most followed Indians. The actress has to gain just a few more millions to reach the second spot. Looking at how fast Shraddha Kapoor is getting followers on Instagram, it will not be a surprise if she becomes the second most followed Indian soon.
FAKE FOLLOWERS ON INSTAGRAM
Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra found themselves in a controversy with other celebrities where they were accused of buying fake followers. Their names had appeared on a list of people with most fake followers on Instagram. According to an analysis from the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP), Deepika Padukone was at sixth place on the fake followers’ list. The analysis said that a massive 48% of Deepika’s followers were bots.
WHO ARE THE MOST FOLLOWED PEOPLE ON INSTAGRAM IN THE WORLD?
Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo with an unmatched 241 million followers is the most followed person in the world. He is followed by singer Ariana Grande (205 million) and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson (202 million).