BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is the most talked about person on Facebook in India beating likes of cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and Apple iconic device iPhone 5s, the US-based social networking site said today.
According to the social networking giant’s top Indian trends of 2013, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan and India’s Mars mission also failed to beat the Gujarat Chief Minister, who was the most mentioned person on Facebook this year.
Facebook, which at present claims to have 1.19 billion monthly active users (MAUs), has 82 million MAUs in India for the quarter ending June 31, 2013.
“Take a look at the most mentioned people and events of 2013, which point to some of the most popular topics in India,” Facebook said in a statement. Continue reading “Modi beats the iPhone”