Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has the ‘Most Followed Account’ on Instagram, according to the Instagram Awards that has been announced for the first time in India. The Padmaavat star has left behind Priyanka Chopra and bagged this award. While Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli has won the award for the ‘Most Engaged Account’ on the photo-sharing site.


After bagging this award Deepika said in a statement: “Staying connected with my fans and loved one’s is extremely important to me. I value the love, support and connection I share with them and I hope I continue to remain true and authentic.” Actor Ishaan Khatter, who will be seen in his debut movie “Dhadak”, has also been named for India’s ‘Emerging Account’ for flourishing his fanbase on Instagram. Instagram has became the most loved social media platform raising its popularity by making it easier for Indian public figures to connect directly with their fans and share their most fun, creative, and meaningful moments.

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