Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra among top celebrities with high fake Instagram followers

BTS Priyanka Chopra and Taylor Swift Have the Most Fake Followers On Instagram And Twitter

BTS Priyanka Chopra and Taylor Swift Have the Most Fake Followers On Instagram And Twitter

As per a study by United Kingdom based ICMP (Institute of Contemporary Music Performance), Deepika has surpassed Priyanka in terms of having the highest number of fake followers on social media.

According to the stats (Showbiz), Deepika Padukone ranks number 6 in fake Instagram followers, with 45% of (63,441,661 out of 139,798,916) fake Instagram and Twitter followers. Deepika now has 37.9 million followers on Instagram while Priyanka has 43.6 million.Priyanka also has the highest number of Instagram followers for any Indian. Well, America's most popular TV host Ellen DeGeneres topped the list with 58 per cent of her 75.6 million followers reported to be fake, followed by K-Pop group BTS with 48 per cent of their 19.4 million followers not real. Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, who also happens to be Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma's husband, is also part of the list with 44% of (29,653,647 out of 67,029,904) fake Instagram and Twitter followers. "Ariana Grande and Miley Cyrus are also ranked high for bots". We then filtered this by the number of followers to give ourself a top 100 most followed list. The percentage being respective to the number of fake followers they have to their total follow count.

While there is no certainity about Deepika Padukone, IANS reports that Priyanka Chopra goes on to charge $271,000 per post.