The 'Golden tweet of the year' goes to Modi

The 'Golden tweet of the year' goes to Modi

Undoubtedly Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the charismatic and a new-age leader. He has been admired by the younger generation for his good governance, digitalization, Political rallies narratives, Mann ki Baat, Infrastructure Policies and foreign policy. All these encourage and attract Youth.

With more than 51.8 million followers on Twitter, Modi's almost every tweet is retweeted or liked in huge amounts. The tweet by Modi on celebrating the Bharatiya Janata Party's re-election victory in 2019, "sabka saath, sabka vikas, sabka vishwas" , was the most retweeted and liked tweet of the year, declaring it as the "Golden Tweet" in India. The tweet has collected more than 421,000 likes and has been retweeted 118,100 times at the time.

The golden tweet by the Prime Minister referenced the "sabka saath..." slogan he coined after the election. He wrote: "Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive India. India wins yet again! #VijayiBharat". Parallel to that, in the sports world, Virat Kohli wished M.S. Dhoni on his birthday, which became the most retweeted tweet.

Among hashtags, #loksabhaelections2019 was the most tweeted about hashtags, followed by #chandrayaan2, #cwc19, #pulwama and #article370. Among the most mentioned handles in politics, Union Minister Smriti Irani emerged as the leader on Twitter, followed by Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.