While social media has taken up everybody by storm, current generation Indian celebs are not lagging behind. Popular instant messaging app Snapchat, spearheaded by CEO Evan Speigel, has been making quite a buzz in India the last few years and has quite a number of celebrities registered on it. According to Snapchat’s latest stats India has become a very big market for Snapchat.
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The concept of the app is pretty simple. You send a photo or a text to a user and it gets deleted after the user sees it. But apart from those already on your contact list, there are a couple of Indian celebrities who will tickle you silly with their daily dose of ‘pun-ny’ Snapchat stories and one-liners.
Even though Instagram is beating Snapchat in terms of usage, celebrities are not withdrawing their support.
Snapchat is quite a popular a way to gain followers and celebrities know it. Jacqueline Fernandez, the Srl Lankan born actress is very active on Snapchat. Alongside her recent Miss India Universe Urvashi Rautela has completely over blown her Snapchat stories and is very active on the app.
Sonam Kapoor may be the fashion and glamour diva of Bollywood but she’s also the sass queen of Snapchat. Her goofy and adorable snaps will make you look at her in a whole new light and you’re sure to fall in love with her.
All India Bakchod co-founder Gursimran Khamba and comedians Biswa Kalyan and Kenny Sebastian offer their fair share of comedy on Snapchat, which has also helped them gain popular celeb status. Bombshell Nargis Fakhri and Sonakshi Sinha are quite popular on Snapchat.
Snapchat is even introducing new features – such as the SnapMap to maintain its edge. Moving forward, expect more Indian celebs to jump on the platform.