Vanakkam, Namaste, Salaam, Hello Rajinikanth! Please join us in welcoming @SuperStarRajini to Twitter.
— Twitter India (@TwitterIndia) May 5, 2014
Yes, You heard it right. Thalaiva is on Twitter now. Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, made his much awaited debut on the micro blogging site Twitter yesterday. The actor’s official handle is @SuperStarRajini and interestingly received over 9,000 followers just in 1 hour, the number has now reached to over 168k followers. The popularity of the superstar was so avid that, even before he sent his first tweet he had nearly 17,000 followers.
Twitter verified his account within half an hour of its creation. And, according to Trendsmap Chennai, the handle began trending almost immediately in Chennai.
Fluence, a celebrity digital network, will manage Rajinikanth’s social media interests and make sure he has a good social media presence. The media house also manages Amitabh Bachchan’s and Salman Khan’s account.
The First Tweet: