The Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan who is an active blogger and user of different social networks has over 12.5 million followers on Twitter and more than 18,857,196 likes on his Facebook page. The megastar has been named the Social Media Person of the Year, by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
The event is still due to happen in Delhi, but since Big B won’t be able to make it there, so on Tuesday in Mumbai he was honored in advance by a representative of the body.
Big B posted on his blog, “There is an association of social media for India the IAMAI…and they reward me with the ‘Social Media Person of the Year’ award and it is time really to reward the Ef (Extended Family) for this… you are the ones that have made it possible for me to be given this recognition”.
The actor also posted a photographed in which he’s seen receiving the trophy.
He further added, “The ceremony is in Delhi, and since I cannot be there, they came over to present it to me and (they will) play a video of it at the function to be held in a few days”.
The legendary film personality makes the most of social media to communicate with his fans and well-wishers.