The actors Amitabh Bachchan, Rhea Chakraborty, Ankita Lokhande, Kangana Ranaut & Singer Kanika Kapoor, achieves the most browsed personalities on Google this year. According to the results announced on Wednesday on Google India’s Year in Search 2020, Kanika Kapoor was the most searched celebrity after US President-elect Joe Biden and journalist Arnab Goswami. Kanika was in the news during Coronavirus Pandemic because she was the first Indian celebrity to catch coronavirus. She was in the headlines for the reason that she didn’t pursue quarantine rules properly & was a part of a gathering where she risked many lives whom she met. An FIR was also registered against Kanika for negligence and perpetrating acts likely to spread the deadly disease.
The fifth rank is scored by the veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan in the list of most searched personalities in India. The megastar was tested positive for coronavirus along with his family members Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, and granddaughter Aaradhya Bachchan. It was normal and obvious for his fans to know about his well being as soon as senior Bachchan confirmed that he’s COVID-19 positive. Due to anxiety and stress, his fans religiously watched his health updates. The megastar was in the headlines and many prayers and poojas were conducted across the country for his speedy recovery.
The other Indian celebrity who got in the news and secured a rank in Google’s list is Rhea Chakraborty. This young actress was alleged & defamed as a “gold-digger” and “drug peddler” after the suicide case of her ex-boyfriend and actor Sushant Singh Rajput. She was proved as a drug peddler by NCB & got arrested for allegedly supplying marijuana to Sushant and many known personalities in Bollywood. Rhea had spent a month in Byculla jail before she was released on bail.
Actor Ankita Lokhande, popularly known for her performance in the soap opera Pavitra Rishta, grasped the limelight after the demise of her former boyfriend and late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Ankita Lokhande stood with the late actor’s family and demanded justice for him. She asked the top authorities to take strict actions against the culprits behind her former’s boyfriend’s death. She stood with the other most searched actress Kangana Ranaut who is known for giving bold statements. She also made it to the list of most searched personalities on Google.
Kangana Ranaut accused her co-workers in Bollywood of nepotism and trading in drugs. She called the Hindi film industry “gutter” and said that she was ‘harassed’ when she entered the film industry. She said that she was asked to consume drugs as it was normal in the industry. The actor accused Bollywood ‘insiders’ especially Karan Johar of Nepotism of driving ‘outsider’ Sushant Singh Rajput out from the industry. Ranaut blamed Rhea Chakraborty and accused her of being a part of Sushant’s suicide. Recently she was also known for arguing online and indulging in a war to war with Maharashtra CM Udhav Thackrey and his right hand Sanjay Raut which led to the aftermath of her Mumbai office getting demolished by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) a few months ago.