Top 15 Most Followed Indian Celebrities On Instagram: Virat Kohli - The Only Sportsperson On The List

Leela Adwani |Oct 07, 2019

Virat Kohli is reaching out to his respective fan base thanks to social media, it's understandable when he made it to Top 15 Most Followed Indian Celebrities On Instagram. Check out his most-liked posts on Instagram!

Instagram is now one of the top-rated social media platforms, with over 60 million photos uploaded every day. It has also turned out to be a must-have app on everyone's phone. The fact that India is the second-most Instagram-used country after the USA.

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With such growing popularity of Instagram, celebrities are also quite active on this site by sharing their daily life pictures, and film promotions on their Instagram handle. It’s not far off the mark to say Instagram has started playing a vital role in expanding celebs’ brand in modern times.

Now, one of the most-asked questions is which celebrity has most followers on Instagram? To satisfy your curiosity, today we bring you the list Top 15 Most Followed Indian Celebrities On Instagram.

And the main character of this article is Cricket captain Virat Kohli, the only one sportsperson to feature in this list.

Most-liked pictures on Instagram

The India team skipper has been climbing on this list rapidly and even overtaken several Bollywood biggies to rank #2 on the list and also be the most followed cricketer on social media.

Kohli is the one who can redefine the cricket stardom with his ultra-loyal set of supporters at the pinnacle of his games. He is about to get bigger in the coming times.

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With a huge and energetic Cricket fan following in India, Virat is definitely no need any introduction. With such excellent cricket skills, a happy marriage with Bollywood leading actress Anushka Sharma, Virat has been one of the biggest stars in the country, with 41.7 million followers on Instagram. It stands to the reason he made it to Top 15 Most Followed Indian Celebrities On Instagram.

Let’s take a look some of his most-liked photos in September:

It will not come as a surprise when every picture featuring his hot wife and A-list Bollywood star Anushka Sharma garnered most likes.

Earlier, the couple could be seen having a whale of a time together in their beach vacation after returning from West Indies, where the national team won the test series.

On 11 September, the Top 15 Most Followed Indian Celebrities On Instagram lister shared a picture of himself with his wife lying on a beach chair along with a heart emoji in the caption.

In the selfie picture, the athlete is resting his head on Anushka’s lap while the actress is cutely holding him and looking away from the camera.

Needless to say, the picture went viral in no time, and it now collected more than 4.4 million likes and 26.8 thousand comments. What a number!

The second-most-liked post shows him a dapper avatar where Virat can be seen putting on a white shirt along with dark-toned trousers. The picture got 3.8 million likes from fans.


Followed by the killing look in the previous post is also another solo picture of the cricketer but in a completely different outfit. The picture was also clicked form his beach getaway with wife Anushka.


The throwback picture of 16-year-old Virat Kohli also grabbed eyeballs with 3 million likes on Instagram.

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Another memorable post of the month is a photo of himself with then captain MS Dhoni where he can be seen celebrating the victory while being on his knees and Dhoni is walking towards him.

Expressing his overwhelming joy over the historic win over the Australian team at the 2016 World T20, Virat recalled with a caption reading, ‘A game I can never forget. Special night. This man, made me run like in a fitness test’. The post got 2.9 million likes, and many of them are from Bollywood celebrities.

Virat Kohli is reaching out to his respective fan base thanks to social media. The position in the list of Top 15 Most Followed Indian Celebrities On Instagram is not everything, but it surely reflects how much the attention one celebrity is receiving from the public.


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