PM Khan 9th most followed world leader on Twitter

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Prime Imran Khan has emerged as the world’s ninth most followed leader on Twitter. The recent data pertaining to his following has been released by Spectator Index. The Spectator Index releases annual list on the popularity of various world leaders, this year Imran Khan has been placed at ninth spot with 9.4 million followers.

The Spectator Index is a website that releases international statistics and data from the fields of politics, economics, history, military affairs, sports, science, and technology.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been placed at fourth spot with 13.6 million followers followed by Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj, Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Jordan’s Queen Rania.

Prime Minister Imran Khan with 9.4 million followers is placed in between the UAE ruler, Sheikh Rashid bin Al Makhtoum and Saudi Arabia ruler King Salman bin Abdul Aziz. Prime Minister Imran Khan is slightly behind UAE ruler Sheikh Rashid who enjoys 9.6 million followers on Twitter but is way ahead of Saudi ruler King Salman who has 7.3 million followers on social media.

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Imran Khan had been enjoying massive popularity on social media even before assuming the premiership. The last year spectator Index placed him at 7th spot with 8.17 million Twitter followers which after taking the premiership has shot up to 9.4 million followers.

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Pakistan Muslim league Nawaz leader Maryam Nawaz, however, enjoys 5.06 million followers while Bilawal Bhutto Zardari of PPP has 3.24 million following. Hence Prime Minister Imran Khan has emerged the top most popular leader amongst all the Pakistani leaders.

The number one spot has been secured by US President Donald Trump who has a total of 59.5 million followers. The Index also ranks British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macroon on 11th and 12th spot respectively.

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Meanwhile, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been placed at fourth spot with 13.6 million followers followed by Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj, Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Jordan’s Queen Rania.

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