Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal sets new record. He has become the second most-followed Indian politician on microblogging site Twitter with over six million followers.He crossed the six-million mark late Wednesday and this was announced by his social media chief Ankit Lal handle. "And ... @ArvindKejriwal crossed the 6 million mark on @twitter," AAP's social media chief Ankit Lal tweeted.Indian prime minister Narendra Modi remains the 'most-followed' Indian politician on Twitter. Modi has over 16 million followers on Twitter.
Major parties and leaders are using this platform and other social networks to reach out to the people, especially the young population which is present on these online forums in a big way.Modi and Arvind Kejriwal are widely known for utilising the power of social media. Kejriwal, in his early days as a politician, used Twitter to garner support and donation from his followers and fans. After becoming CM Kejriwal interacting with followers on his government works.Congress leader Shashi Tharoor is in third place on the microblogging world.