Big B is chasing PM Modi, know why!

Mumbai: Both admire each other and both are extremely popular in the country. Now, Amitabh Bachchan is closing in on PM Narendra Modi. At least in terms on Twitter following.


Big B now has 26 million followers on microblogging site Twitter and the megastar thanked his fans for being by his side always. PM Modi is number one in India with 28.70 million followers.

Bachchan, who joined Twitter in 2010, expressed his excitement through a post and shared the news along with a picture of himself.

"And it has arrived...The magical figure of 26 million followers !! Thank you Twitter for my intolerance," Bachchan tweeted.

The 74-year-old actor is ahead of superstars like Shah Rukh Khan (24.2 million), Salman Khan (22.1 million), Aamir Khan (20.4 million), and Bollywood stars Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra, who have 17.9 million and 16.9 million followers respectively.

The National Award-winning actor is also active on other social media platforms like Facebook and blog.