Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is on top of the Digital News popularity charts due to his most anticipated film GOLD, Kumar surprisingly has surpassed Salman Khan, who held the No. 1 position since past couple weeks courtesy the Bharat & Priyanka Chopra controversy.
These statistics are authenticated and researched by the US-based media tech Score Trends India.
According to the statistics, Akshay is on the first position of the Digital news category with a score of 100 points followed by Salman Khan with 96 points on second. Sanjay Dutt continues his run on the third position with 65 points along with Mr. Amitabh Bachchan on the fourth position with a score of 63 and heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor with 56 points on the fifth position.
“What worked in Akshay’s favour is his soaring popularity on Entertainment, fashion and news portals along with the viral news also on the social front the actor has done far better. The pre buzz of Gold film has done the magic for Kumar explained Ashwani Kaul, co-founder of Score Trends.
The statistics for these rankings are supplied by Score Trends, a US-based media-tech startup. “We collect data from over 600 news sources across 14 languages in India to analyse the media. This is done from Thursday to Thursday,” concludes Ashwani Kaul, co-founder