1) Narendra Modi :
Bharatiya Janta Party’s prime minister candidate is most searched politician in last six months from March 2013 to August 2013 . The data comes from none other than google India .Whether “Modi” wave is catching up with India or not , it is indeed impacting online urban users.
Narendra Modi is one of very few politicians in history who triggers such strong emotions on both side of the spectrum.
2) Rahul Gandhi :
Rahul Gandhi , the apparaent heir of congress comes second in most searched politician in last six months. Rahul Gandhi is pitched as next prime minister of India , if and when congress wins the election.
Rahul gandhi is fifth generation in Indian politics from nehru clan and brand gandhi still seems to be going strong as far
as online users is concerned.
3) Sonia Gandhi :
The president of congress and still number uno in congress ,comes third in the list of most searched politician in last six months. Recently media claimed (citing a book) that sonia gandhi would retire in 2016 from active politics.
4) Manmohan Singh :
The prime minister of India comes fourth in the list of most searched politician in last six months. Mr nice turned “blame him for everything” , still manages to get people search him as per google India.
5) Arvind Kejriwal :
The aam aadmi guy , arvind kejriwal is fifth in the list of most searched politician. This is big achievement on its own because in top four list , two are self made people who are in public life since years and other two have inherited politics and their surname is brand in itself.
Arvind Kejriwal is pitching himself as Mr Moral who is committed to clean Indian politics and impact of his efforts are
seen as per google India search.
Jayalalitha , the chief minister of tamil nadu comes sixth in the list . AIADMK chief is potential ally of NDA ,if NDA comes close to winning numbers for 2014.
7) Akhilesh Yadav :
The youngest chief minister in Indian history , akhilesh comes seventh in the list of most searched politician. Akhilesh has had turbulent tenure as chief minister so far and he coming 7th must be good news for him.
8) Nitish Kumar :
The man who broke alliance with NDA when narendra modi was made poll campaign chief is 8th in the list . Nitish kumar is chief minister of state which is largely rural belt and nitish managing to come 8th in the list is credible.
9) Sushma Swaraj :
Leader of opposition in lower house comes 9th!!!!!!!. It seems narendra modi has become tallest leader of BJP indeed.
10) Digvijay Singh :
The rakhi sawant of Indian politics comes tenth in the list of most searched politician. Known for being in news with his controversial comment , diggi can smile seeing list of most search politician . He is only non nehru congress man other than pm himself to be in the list.