“The CM is far ahead of any Opposition leader, other chief ministers and even foreign leaders. On Twitter, among other CMs, Nitish Kumar has 78 lakh followers, Mamata Banerjee has 70 lakh followers, while Ashok Gehlot has 42 lakh followers. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has 2.14 crore followers, while his sister Priyanka Gandhi has 50 lakh followers. SP’s Akhilesh Yadav has 1.72 crore followers,” said a government spokesperson.
He added that the CM is active on social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc and that all his posts are in Hindi.
On Koo, he makes about six posts a day and since he joined the platform on February 9, 2021, he has posted more than 3,000 times. The CM office has another account on Koo, which has more than 6 lakh followers and makes an average of 10 posts in a day.
“On some platforms, there are two accounts of the CM, like on Twitter. On Twitter, if both accounts are combined, the CM has 2.94 crore followers. On Instagram, he has 37 lakh followers while on Facebook he has 72 lakh followers,” the spokesperson said.