[Report] Are Indian Politicians Doing Enough on Twitter?

Indian Politicians on Twitter

This is a part of a series where we pick data from the MTS Election Tracker, crunch numbers and build a graphical representation of them. We have used Konnect Social to track the data along with support from our knowledge partner,Social Rajneeti. Read other articles about Election tracker here. Hardly has a certain sector taken the social media by storm all of a sudden like the way political sector has.

For those who have religiously adapted to this medium, things have shaped up well for them. There are instances of politicians who have not been able to think or communicate on the lines of the common man. Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal and Shashi Tharoor are a few names that are responsive and interactive on social media.

How the top leaders from each party go about in presenting themselves on this medium has a lot to do with the amount of hype and buzz they are able to generate when it matters the most. An outline of how various politicians have fared on the social media platforms in terms of engagement levels and daily activities is mentioned below.


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