Twitter Top 20: Indian Celebrities with Highest Number of Followers

A list of Indian celebrities who have the highest number of followers on micro-blogging platform Twitter. Most of these people are actors in Mumbai Film Industry.

Celebrities all over the world use Twitter and Facebook to connect with their fans. Although, Indian celebrities were a bit late to jump on to the bandwagon -they finally have arrived. Here is a list of TOP 20 Indian celebrities who have highest number of followers on micro-blogging website. The list was compiled on October 6, 2013. Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan leads the pack. And likewise, most of these people are actors in Mumbai Film Industry.

RankNameTwitter HandleFollowersProfession
1Amitabh Bachchan@SrBachchan5,330,607Actor
2Shahrukh Khan@iamsrk4,201,313Actor
3Salman Khan@BeingSalmanKhan4,144,269Actor
4Priyanka Chopra@priyankachopra4,041,756Actor
5Aamir Khan@aamir_khan3,991,476Actor
6Deepika Padukone@deepikapadukone3,495,685Actor
7Sachin Tendulkar@sachin_rt3,415,657Sportsperson
8Hrithik Roshan@iHrithik3,409,097Actor
9Akshay Kumar@akshaykumar2,814,528Actor
10Shahid Kapoor@shahidkapoor2,475,320Actor
11Abhishek Bachchan@juniorbachchan2,463,347Actor
13Preity Zinta@realpreityzinta2,395,486Actor
14Sonam Kapoor@sonamakapoor2,381,897Actor
15Shreya Ghoshal@shreyaghoshal2,212,912Actor
16Mahendra Singh Dhoni@msdhoni2,148,009Sportsperson
17Karan Johar@kjohar252,133,982Actor
18yuvraj singh@YUVSTRONG121,974,525Sportsperson
19Vijay Mallya@thevijaymallya1,935,385Business
20Farhan Akhtar@FarOutAkhtar1,874,809Actor