Indian politics remains hot with never-ending discussions and debates surrounding topics all sizes and colors. Today, we’ll talk about Indian politicians who are hot in search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing.
Here are the 13 most searched Indian politicians on Internet that we found after carrying out extensive research and shedding numerous articles,
13. Pranab Mukherjee
The current Finance Minister of India stands at 13th spot. He belongs to West Bengal and is among the most senior leader of Congress party. He plays a key role in decision making in most country-related issues.
12. Nitish Kumar
Current chief minister of Bihar, and probably the biggest name in Bihar politics after Laloo Prasad Yadav. He is adored by Bihari people mainly because of stabilizing the state’s economy and huge reduction in anti-social activities within the state.
11. Kapil Sibal
A lawyer by profession and Union IT and Science & Tech minister, he is hot in Google searches over his comments on Team Anna and India against corruption campaign. Despite all, he has done good work in increasing the number of AIIMS and IIT’s in India, reshaping the admission process in IIT’s and pioneering the launch of $35 laptop for students.
10. Sharad Pawar
The current union agricultural minister, president of ICC (International Cricket Council), and former president of BCCI. He is famous for his power over central government decision making and giving irresponsible comments that’s unparalleled to his stature. His 10th spot is largely because of his connection with the administrative works of International cricket.
The current chief minister of Uttar Pradesh stands 9th in our list of most searched Indian politicians on internet. She is a success at very young age, unfortunately her success failed to transfer on the people of her state.
8. L K Advani
The veteran BJP leader is one of the oldest politicians around. He always stand as deputy to Mr. Atal Bihari Vajpayee and after his retirement, Mr. Advani failed to keep party members together despite his best efforts. He is also one of the honest and clean politicians in the country. He deserves his spot in the list of most interested politicians in India.
7. P Chidambaram
The current home minister of India, he is known to be a master strategist and is famous for his efforts in ending decade long unrest in the hills of Darjeeling. He has been a direct-to-topic person and is hugely respected in the political circles.
6. Narendra Modi
Probably the most honest and devoted among all chief ministers in India. He holds the key of Gujarat’s success who is the state with highest growth rate of more than 11% for the last 9 years. The only dark spot during his tenure is Gujarat riots that burnt the state and broke hearts. He is our 6th most searched Indian politician on internet.
5. Manmohan Singh
The current prime minister of India and a master economist is 5th in the list, much lower than his administrative stature. He is often referred as a puppet but he has done remarkable job until the beginning of 2011. By late 2011, increasing rate of inflation and Corruption charges against Union ministers proved fatal for his reputation.
4. Sonia Gandhi
Wife of late Shri Rajiv Gandhi, she is the real one who runs the country. The president of the ruling Congress party, she is among the top 10 most influential people in the world and there are enough reasons for her to be a talking point among Indian netizens. She is sometimes applauded, often criticized depending on the topic one’s talking on.
3. Indira Gandhi
The iconic figure and the first lady prime minister of India is surprisingly 3rd most searched Indian politician. She was the daughter of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, mother of Late. Rajiv Gandhi and grandmother of Rahul Gandhi. She was the catalyst in crushing the movement that was intended to detach Punjab from India by Khalistani army. In 1984, she was shot dead at home by her bodyguards.
2. Rajiv Gandhi
The successor of Indira Gandhi and another iconic figure like her mother. He was the youngest and one of the most loved Indian prime ministers of all time. His 2nd position indicates his aura and impact on Indian people. He was posthumously awarded Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honor in India.
1. Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi, the future prime minister of India (c’mon lets face it – he will be PM one day) is the most searched Indian politician on Internet. He is in initial days of politics and is often regarded as the voice of young India. He usually opts for the safer route in politics with no direct word against his oppositions.