Instagram has long been one of the most famous social media in our country. It is quite hard to find someone who does not use Instagram nowadays. The celebs usually choose Instagram as a place for them to get close to their fans because this social medial can enhance the quality of pictures and videos being uploaded to the platform, which overall improves the images of the celebs.
But have you ever wondered who the most followed celebs in India are? Last week, we had this question popping up in our discussions, so now we will bring you the list of five most followed Indian celebs. Without keeping you waiting any longer, below is the list.
5. Shraddha Kapoor
Standing at the fifth spot in our list is the Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor. She was born on March 3rd, 1987, and she is the daughter of famous actor Shakti Kapoor. Shraddha Kapoor started her acting career in some small roles in 2010, and for the few years, she could not leave much impact. But after her role in the financially successful romantic drama movie Aashiqui 2 (2013), her name became famous.
Until now, Shraddha Kapoor has joined many Hindi films, and in some movies, she has been the soundtrack singer as well. In 2015, this Bollywood actress also opened her own clothing brand. The Instagram account of this actress is standing at more than 35 million followers.
4. Alia Bhatt
Born on March 15th, 1993, Alia Bhatt is a singer and actress for Hindi movies, but she also has British citizenship. This actress is the daughter of famous Indian actress Soni Razdan and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt. Her first role was in 1999 in thriller Sangharsh when she was only six years old. In 2012, Alia Bhatt had her first big debut with the teen drama Student of the Year. Since then, this actress has joined many Hindi films. Since 2014, Alia Bhatt has been in the Celebrity 100 list of Forbes India every year.
At this moment, the Instagram account of Alia Bhatt is standing at nearly 38 million followers.
3. Deepika Padukone
We had just talked about this Bollywood superstar last week when she was the only female Indian being named in Business of Fashion 500 Honored List. Deepika Padukone has been the symbol of success and beauty of Bollywood for too long that we can’t actually remember how long Deepika Padukone has been on the top spot of Bollywood.
Until today, the Instagram account of Deepika Padukone has gathered more than 39 million followers.
2. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli was born on November 5th, 1988. Perhaps we don’t actually have to talk much about this amazing cricket player. This man is now the captain of the Indian cricket team, and he has been the captain of his team - Royal Challengers Bangalore – for six years. This right-handed top-order player is considered to be one of the best batsmen in the world, and he has been keeping that title for years. In 2018, he was included in the 100 most influential people list of Time magazine.
For now, the Instagram account of Virat Kohli has nearly 42 million followers.
1. Priyanka Chopra
Perhaps we do not have to tell you anything about Priyanka Chopra, as she has been so successful and beautiful that all Indians know her. Priyanka Chopra was the Miss World 2000, and she has a massive career in all aspects of the entertainment industry. Priyanka Chopra has also been a generous philanthropist, as her effort has been recognized by the UN. In 2018, she married Nick Jonas, and the two celebs have had a perfect life with each other ever since.
On Instagram, there are currently 45 million people following Priyanka Chopra.