Friday, October 30, 2009

Indian celebrities on Twitter

So many Indians flocking to twitter. From politicians to bollywood stars all are storming twitter. Now you don’t have to wait for an interview with celebs to get a sneek peek into their lives it is now very easy just follow the celebs on twitter and get updated and if you still don’t have an account on twitter then register right away at

Here is a list of some must follow prominent Indians tweeters for you to follow(importance given to celebs who have replied to me i.e @zoooni)

Priyanka chopra now most popular Bollywood celebrity on Twitter with around 78,000 plus followers is topping popularity charts beating mallika and gul

Chetan Bhagat the Indian English best selling author of Five Point Someone - What not to do at IIT, One Night @ the Call Center, The Three Mistakes of My Life and 2 states is on twitter. he tweets regularly promoting his book ,giving links to his articles and also asking his followers some very crazy and cool questions

Purab Kohli is a new twitizen and though doesnt tweet often answers many questions

Latest entrant into twitterverse from tinsel town is Riteish Deshmukh who joined twitter after karan johar asked him to.

Pritish Nandy the journalist, politician, television personality, film producer on Twitter:

Padma shri awadee and journalist Barkha Dutt On Twitter:

Gul panag the Bollywood actress has impressed all with her tweets and she tweets regularly also posting pics using her iphone

Bollywood siren Mallika sherawat was 1st Indian to be invited by twitter is also very regular on twitter and when busy her assistant tweets. She is quick to answer all controversial questions and promoting her movie Hiss

Abhishek Kapoor, the director of 'Rock On' is on twitter and in convo with chetan to make a movie based on 2 states

Bollywood celebrity Imran khan was welcomed by karan johar into twitterverse

Celina jaitely is another very interactive celeb on twitter. She is ultra friendly and makes sure she replies to every query of her fans.

Karan johar bollywood director is tweeting regularly and is also encouraging others in B-town to tweet , also follow him if u r an SRK fan he will answer queries related to khan too lol

Current Minister of State for External Affairs, India Shashi Tharoor is regular tweeter and interacts with his followers too.

From cricket point of view no Indian cricketers are tweeting but Lalit modi IPL Chairman & Commissioner started tweeting around champion’s league

Other celebrities on twitter include

Ram gopal verma :

Priety Zinta :

Abhishek bachchan:

dhoom singer:

Anushka sharma:

Vivek oberoi:

AR Rahman (updated by secretary)

Amrita rao (unverified )

Uday Chopra

Konkana sen sharma

Ranvir shorey:

Rahul khanna :

Lara Dutta:

Neil Nitin Mukesh

Sonam kapoor

Shreya ghoshal

Aamir Khan

Vishal Daldani:

Jacqueline Fernandez:

Ayesha takia:

Akshay Kumar

Dino morea:

Anushka Manchanda:

Emraan Hashmi

Rohan Sippy

Ranbir Kapoor

Sujoy Ghosh

Arvind Adiga

Rahul gandhi (no longer valid)

Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Mahindra Group is also on twitter

(Katrina, dhoni, Asin and sachin have confirmed that they are not on twitter)

Pooja Bhatt:
Genelia D'souza :
Shahid Kapoor :
tarun mansukhani:

*please report broken links if any
*list will be updated
*some celebrities are unverified

Happy tweeting!