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Big B, Priyanka reach new Twitter milestones

Boollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra reach new Twitter milestones.

Boollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra reach new Twitter milestones.  

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While Amitabh Bachchan touches 12 million followers, Priyanka Chopra crosses eight million

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a pro when it comes to social media tool and his popularity can be estimated from the fact that he has touched 12 million followers on the micro-blogging site Twitter.

The 72-year-old, who stays in touch with his fans through other digital platforms too, had recently crossed 18 million followers on social networking site Facebook.

“12 MILLION!! IT IS NOW OFFICIAL!!! Thank you all that follow... may you continue ... and may I be with you each day ... my love!,” Big B tweeted on Sunday.





Meanwhile, he is using digital platforms to promote cleanliness campaign.

On Twitter he wrote: “Bharat swachh zaroor banega! Send your thoughts/ questions/ suggestions with #swachhindia to me. Cleanathon Live now!,” he tweeted.

He also took to his blogging site srbachchan.tumblr.com to talk about his participation in SwachBharat campaign.

“SwachBharat campaign ... to derive funds and raise donations through a charity appeal for the entire day 9 am — 10 pm, a telethon on NDTV,” he blogged on Sunday.

PC Maniacs crosses 8 million followers

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has reached a new milestone on micro-blogging site Twitter with more than eight million followers.

The 32-year-old star, who joined Twitter in 2009 as PC Maniacs, said she is overwhelmed by the response of her 8,012,103 fans.

“I get so overwhelmed by the love you all give me... Consistently, despite of my frailties. Thank you for the eight million PC maniacs. You are my strength,” Priyanka posted on Twitter.





The ‘Mary Kom’ star has been quite active on social networking sites and often keeps sharing about her whereabouts. She has 15,394,795 followers on her facebook fan page.

Priyanka will be next seen in Zoya Akhtar’s dysfunctional family drama ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’. The shooting of the film has been completed and it will release on June 5 next year.

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