The most-liked tweet of 2020 is not about the ongoing coronavirus pandemic but a tweet by Indian skipper Virat Kohli and actor Anushka Sharma that ruled the social media platform. Twitter India did its annual recap and declared that Virat’s tweet announcing wife Anushka’s pregnancy was the most liked tweet of the year.
On August 27, the duo had taken to social media platforms Instagram and Twitter to announce that they were expecting their first child. Kohli had shared a photo of the two of them with the caption, “And then, we were three! Arriving Jan 2021″.
And then, we were three! Arriving Jan 2021 ❤️🙏 pic.twitter.com/0BDSogBM1n
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 27, 2020
In a tweet on Tuesday, Twitter India declared this the most liked tweet of the year.
The most Liked Tweet of 2020
2020 का सबसे ज्यादा लाइक किया गया ट्वीट
2020ம் ஆண்டின்அதிகம் லைக் செய்யப்பட்ட டுவீட் pic.twitter.com/lMN18Z5KEd
— Twitter India (@TwitterIndia) December 8, 2020
Twitter also announced that, as expected, #Covid19 was the most used hashtag of the year.
According to #ThisHappened2020 Twitter report, Amitabh Bachchan, Vijay and late Hollywood star Chadwick Boseman had the top entertainment tweets of 2020 in India.
Sushant’s last film Dil Bechara led Hindi film conversations, with Mirzapur 2 and Bigg Boss emerging as the most talked-about web and television shows of 2020. Popular Spanish show Money Heist was the most talked-about international web series of 2020 in this country, while the most retweeted tweet in Indian entertainment was Vijay’s selfie with his fans in February.
In July, Big B took to Twitter to share that he has contracted the novel coronavirus, and that has become the most quoted tweet of the year.
Naagin 4 was second among Most Tweeted About TV Shows of 2020 in India, followed by Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai. The results are based on the total number of retweets /likes /quote tweets by Twitter accounts in India between January 1 and November 15 this year.