Instagram has not only got the youngsters going gung-ho about it, but has also seen world leaders making the most of it. Politicos across the globe have used the photo-sharing platform to shed light on their ‘other side’ while being involved on important visits, or crucial meetings with their counterparts. Can you guess the most liked picture on Instagram, posted by a world leader?
It may come as a surprise to you, but do you remember PM Narendra Modi shared a picture with the then newly-weds (Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma) on his Instagram account? Well, remember it or not, it has emerged to be one the most liked picture on Instagram put up by a world leader.
The picture has so far amassed 1.85+ million likes, to be precise 1,856,768 likes till the time report was filed. The recorded picture was captioned, “Met Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma. Congratulated them on their wedding.”
Most Liked Photo on Instagram (by a World Leader): PM Narendra Modi with Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma
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If the first were a surprise, the second most liked picture posted by a world leader on Instagram would blow your mind a little more. The second spot is also held by the Indian PM, who posted a picture while he was in Switzerland to take part in the World Economic Forum in Davos.
The picture has been liked 1,636,308 times so far; it was captioned, “In Switzerland to take part in the World Economic Forum in Davos, where I will meet world leaders, captains of industry and experts. I would talk about the various economic opportunities India has to offer.”
Second-Most Liked Photo on Instagram (by a World Leader): PM Narendra Modi with Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma
Talking about the statistics, all world leaders across the globe have posted a total of 98,372 photos and videos in the last 12 months on Instagram. With the popularity that PM Narendra Modi has got in the previous four years, it is no surprise that he has pipped the likes of US President Donald Trump, China President Xi Jinping, or Russia’s President Vladimir Putin.