How Modi authorities is faring on Facebook?


New Delhi, May 26: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s authorities accomplished two years in power on Thursday, social networking big Fb has launched an evaluation on how the NDA-led authorities has been utilizing the social networking platform to achieve out to the lots.

FacebookMinisters throughout portfolios used the platform principally over the past one yr to attach with the general public utilizing Fb instruments like Q&A, Live, Instant Articles and Notes, the company mentioned in an announcement.

Starting with the prime minister, his prime posts between May 26, 2014 and May 23, 2016 included the one the place he’s seen in an image along with his mom. The caption reads: “My mom returns to Gujarat. Spent high quality time along with her after a very long time & that too on her 1st go to to RCR.” The publish obtained 34,047,024 likes.

One other publish with 34,047,070 likes pertains to Modi’s assembly with Fb CEO Mark Zuckerberg wherein he thanked the Fb founder for his assist for the ‘Digital India’ initiative.

Modi continues to be among the many most favored world leaders on the social media platform, rating second in recognition after US President Barack Obama and forward of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who occupies the third place,” the assertion learn.

Of the 50 cabinet ministers within the authorities, 47 have verified Fb presence. Fb additionally compiled a listing of the highest 10 union ministers based mostly on their efficiency on the social media platform. The standards embody whole likes, shares, feedback, common every day posts and web page size.

The checklist is topped by Modi, adopted by House Minister Rajnath Singh, Minister of Human Useful resource Smriti Zubin Irani, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Minister of Meals Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Power Minister Piyush Goyal, Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, Street Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and former sports activities minister and now Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.