December 8, 2020 6:00:01 am
2020 is coming to an finish, and Twitter has put out its recap for the yr, highlighting the tweets and matters that dominated the platform this yr. Essentially the most retweeted tweet of 2020 from India was Tamil actor Vijay’s selfie together with his followers highlighting the dominance of Tamil Twitter. Essentially the most preferred tweet of the yr belonged to cricketer Virat Kohli and his tweet saying spouse Anushka Sharma’s being pregnant. After all, the highest hashtag for 2020 was #COVID19, which isn’t shocking in any respect. The opposite two high hashtags have been #SushantSinghRajput and #Hathras.
Whereas #IPL2020 was the highest sports activities hashtag, the film #DilBechara, which launched after Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying was the highest film hashtag in India for 2020. Essentially the most tweeted meme was #Binod within the yr, which went viral in August, this yr.
“Being the yr it has been, dialog on Twitter in 2020 was distinctive. From the struggle in opposition to this international pandemic, rejoicing in celebratory moments, standing up for these communities impacted by the pandemic, to bonding over rediscovered reveals, pursuits and memes, India got here collectively superbly on Twitter this yr,” Manish Maheshwari, Managing Director, Twitter India mentioned in a press launch. Right here’s a have a look at the highlights of 2020 as seen on Twitter.
The highest golden tweets on Twitter India 2020 have been
Vijay’s (@actorvijay) connection together with his followers, which was essentially the most retweeted greater than 145,000 instances on the platform. Try his tweet beneath
Thanks Neyveli pic.twitter.com/cXQC8iPukl
— Vijay (@actorvijay) February 10, 2020
Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) and Anushka Sharma’s (@AnushkaSharma) celebratory information saying their being pregnant was most preferred with greater than 645,000 likes on the platform.
After which, we have been three! Arriving Jan 2021 ❤️🙏 pic.twitter.com/0BDSogBM1n
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 27, 2020
Essentially the most retweeted tweet in politics was by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who tweeted about lighting lamps of hope and good well being in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic. It had greater than 100,000 retweets.
शुभं करोति कल्याणमारोग्यं धनसंपदा ।
शत्रुबुद्धिविनाशाय दीपज्योतिर्नमोऽस्तुते ॥ pic.twitter.com/4DeiMsCN11
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 5, 2020
Essentially the most retweeted tweet in Sports activities was MS Dhoni expressing appreciation for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s letter. Dhoni shared his gratitude on Twitter, thanking Prime Minister Modi for sending him a letter that appreciated his achievements and contribution to cricket in India. Dhoni introduced his retirement from cricket this yr.
An Artist,Soldier and Sportsperson what they crave for is appreciation, that their arduous work and sacrifice is getting observed and appreciated by everybody.thanks PM @narendramodi in your appreciation and good needs. pic.twitter.com/T0naCT7mO7
Essentially the most retweeted tweet in Enterprise was by Ratan Tata, who pledged assist to communities affected by COVID-19. He had introduced a dedication of Rs 500 crore on behalf of the corporate in direction of defending and empowering communities affected by the pandemic. It noticed greater than 50,000 retweets on the platform.
The COVID 19 disaster is without doubt one of the hardest challenges we’ll face as a race. The Tata Trusts and the Tata group firms have previously risen to the wants of the nation. At this second, the necessity of the hour is larger than every other time. pic.twitter.com/y6jzHxUafM
— Ratan N. Tata (@RNTata2000) March 28, 2020
Lastly actor Amitabh Bachchan tweet affirm that he was COVID-19 optimistic was essentially the most quoted tweeted tweet of 2020. In his tweet, Bachchan had additionally requested those that had are available in contact with him to get examined.
T 3590 -I’ve examined CoviD optimistic .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. household and employees undergone exams , outcomes awaited ..
All which were in shut proximity to me within the final 10 days are requested to please get themselves examined !
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) July 11, 2020
Prime Hashtags on Twitter India in 2020
Right here’s a have a look at the highest hashtags on Twitter within the yr 2020.
In present affairs, #Covid19 was essentially the most tweeted, which was anticipated. This Twitter additionally launched a devoted COVID-19 search immediate and a devoted occasion web page that shared data associated to the virus from credible sources such because the Ministry of Well being and Welfare of India (@MoHFW_INDIA) and the World Well being Organisation (@WHO). Different hashtags comparable to #WearAMask, #StayHomeStaySafe and preserve #SocialDistancing have been additionally common.
The second most talked about matter on Twitter was #SushantSinghRajput, given the premature dying of the the favored actor Sushant Singh Rajput. His Twitter deal with was @itsSSR. The truth is, Rajput’s dying remained a subject of debate all year long on Twitter, with many additionally posting conspiracy theories about his dying on the social media. His final fan #DilBechara additionally grew to become essentially the most talked about movie on Twitter in 2020.
The third most mentioned hashtag in present affairs was #Hathras, which was across the alleged rape and dying of a younger Dalit girl in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh.
The highest hashtags in sports activities have been #IPL2020 adopted #WhistlePodu, which was round MS Dhoni-led workforce Chennai Tremendous Kings and adopted by #TeamIndia, which was seen when the Indian Ladies’s cricket workforce performed on the ICC Ladies’s T20 World Cup.
Essentially the most tweeted motion pictures hashtags #DilBechara, adopted by Tamil movie #SooraraiPottru and #SarileruNeekevvaru at quantity three.
The tweeted hashtags associated to nostalgia have been round #Ramayan because the present made a comeback on DD Nationwide, adopted by #Pokiri as followers celebrated the 14th anniversary of the blockbuster Telugu movie ‘Pokiri’ this yr, adopted #Mahabharat, which additionally noticed a return on DD in the course of the lockdown.
Essentially the most tweeted about pursuits in 2020 from India have been #Images, adopted by #Yoga and #Poetry. Lastly, essentially the most tweeted meme from India in 2020 was Binod, which was a remark ‘Binod’ left by a consumer named ‘Binod on a video by Slayy Level. After that ‘Binod’ grew to become a well-liked meme in August with everybody becoming a member of in on the bandwagon from celebs to customers to even police.
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