Narendra Modi's victory tweet earns most retweets ever in India

Twitter is abuzz with Narendra Modi's landslide victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections.

Published Date
16 - May - 2014
| Last Updated
02 - Jul - 2014
 
Narendra Modi's victory tweet earns most retweets ever in India

Narendra Modi's magic on social media continues as his victory tweet has become the most retweeted tweet ever in the country. Soon after the poll results suggested at a landslide victory for his party, Modi posted on Twitter - "India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं।"

At the time of writing this report, Modi's tweet has seen 47,184 retweets and 28,769 favorites. Check out the tweet below:

 

India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं। — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 16, 2014

 

It's worth pointing out here Twitter has also confirmed Modi's victory tweet is the most tweeted tweet from in India. Here's the data provided by Twitter on its official India account:

 

Perspective: the number of RTs for @narendramodi's top Tweets, including today's. https://t.co/Vg6XN4u2gopic.twitter.com/LnNbteYAuY — Twitter India (@TwitterIndia) May 16, 2014

 

This Tweet from @narendramodi is now the most RTd Tweet ever from India. https://t.co/Vg6XN4u2gopic.twitter.com/BkmsPIJq4i — Twitter India (@TwitterIndia) May 16, 2014

Narendra Modi has been pretty active on the social media, which is said to have played a key role in targeting the youth. Also read: Modi effect: 5 ways BJP government can impact the tech landscape in India