How Imran Khan fared on social media during Elections 2018
Imran khan call for a “Naya Pakistan” has seemingly been adopted by the public, which is evident by the fact that the word is trending on Twitter right now.
The 2018 elections have finally come to an end. Official results are still pouring in but non-official results present only one narrative: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has won the mandate of the people and will form the federal government. This comes after a long struggle on part of the Chairman of PTI, Imran khan. Khan, who is a renowned cricketer and is widely acclaimed in the country for being aggressively stubborn has gained the support of the Pakistani public and that can be seen by the social media stats alone. Here is a summary of how the term “Imran Khan” has influenced social media in the last month:
To put the numbers in easier words, over 661 million people talked about Imran Khan in the last month. The term got over 12,000 mentions on Facebook, raking in almost 488 million people. The 12,000 mentions got over 15,000 interactions, i.e. people who liked/reacted on the posts.
The term had a reach of roughly 180 million people on Twitter while it raked in over 310,000 interactions, which consist of likes, retweets etc.