Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra are both making headlines for their wedding to respective beaus Ranveer Singh and Nick Jonas. Both the leading ladies of Bollywood lived their fairytale wedding in the last few months of the year 2018. While DP tied the knot at Lake Como, Italy, PeeCee took her wedding vows at the plush heritage hotel Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. This certainly has amped up their popularity by several notches. There isn’t a single soul on the social media who isn’t talking about DeepVeer or Nickyanka wedding. However, amid these wedding shenanigans, did you notice how swiftly Priyanka Chopra dethroned Deepika Padukone as the most followed Indian celebrity on Instagram.
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Earlier, Deepika Padukone enjoyed the status of being the most followed Indian celebrity on Instagram with around 24 million followers. She was untouchable when it came to the number of followers on her Instagram account. However, it seems that PeeCee has clearly surpassed the Padmaavat actress in terms of popularity on social media. As per the current status, Deepika Padukone’s followers are 29 million while Priyanka has crossed the 31 million mark. There’s significant difference in their followers on social media.
With this, Priyanka Chopra becomes the unbridled queen of social media. She has even surpassed likes of Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Virat Kohli, Akshay Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan when it came to Instagram followers. Her relationship with American singer Nick Jonas might have also boosted her social media popularity.
While there was a hullabaloo on social media about an alleged cold war between Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone, the latter just commented on PeeCee’s wedding pictures. The actress congratulated her Bajirao Mastani co-star with heartiest congratulations, putting all those tiff rumours to rest.