New York: Global star Priyanka Chopra Jonas, who is equally popular in both East and the West, crossed 40 million followers on Instagram.
With this, the actress became the first Indian celebrity to reach the 40 million mark on the popular photo and video-sharing social networking service Instagram, owned by Facebook, Inc.
Priyanka recorded a video message for her fans and followers to express gratitude towards them.
Thanking her fans, Priyanka said: “Oh My God! 40 million. It’s amazing. I still remember the day when I joined Instagram. One by one, all of you have been part of such an amazing journey for me.”
Priyanka also shared a short video on her Instagram handle.
Meanwhile, Priyanka’s husband Nick Jonas has 23.9 million followers and sister-in-law and Games of Thrones star Sophie Turner has 12.4 million followers.
While the diva recently appeared on the red carpet of Met Gala 2019 along with her hubby Nick, she is quite active on her social media accounts. The actress is also a proud UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.
Her closest competitors are Deepika Padukone at 35 million and Alia Bhatt at 33 million.