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PM Narendra Modi is the most followed leader on Facebook

Facebook's favourite

Facebook's favourite

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become the most followed world leader on Facebook with over 40 million people following his personal account, according to a report published by Burson-Marsteller.

Modi mania is on

Modi mania is on

The study has analysed the activity of 559 Facebook pages selected from 169 governments around the world with 87 heads of the state, 70 prime ministers other 55 ministers throughout 2016 using aggregate data from Facebook's Crowdtangle tool.

Forget Trump!

Forget Trump!

According to the report, US President Donald Trump is at the second position with 20 million followers on his personal page while the third position belonged to the PMO account on Facebook, which had over 13 million followers.


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