List Of 10 Most Searched Politicians In India In 2017


List Of 10 Most Searched Politicians In India In 2017: Politicians nowadays enjoy almost equal popularity when compared to celebrities. Even some possess fan base large enough to compete with that of an entertainment celeb.

Politics in India has always been a burning topic among all age group, with or without knowledge. Emergence of popular parties like Aam Admi Party and Modi govt. Winning the Centre caused a certain imbalance in Indian politics with some controversies.Yahoo presented some surprising names in its Top 10 searched politicians.


Narendra Modi


Prime Minister Narendra Modi without a doubt carries the title of ‘Most Popular Politician in India’  and  ‘Most Popular Personality’ for the year 2017. Modi government’s new reforms and continuously carried out tours and campaigns keep him in the 1st position.

Donald Trump

Donald Trumph alongside Modi claimed the second position in the list. His decisions keep him in the Indian headlines in 2017. Coming to decision, the most attraction came from the decision of exiting Paris Climate Treaty.

Yogi Adityanath

Coming out as a surprise, Yogi Adityanath claims the third position with his sarcasm towards Congress. He became the chief minister of U.P. in 2017 and made some strong decisions. Implementing anti-Romeo squad and bringing down of illegal slaughterhouses kept the headlines.

Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi remained top search due to his ascent from Vice-President to President of INC. He started picking right topics for campaigns. His election campaign speeches in Gujrat that created the most searches in the web, though.

Amit Shah

After PM Modi, BJP’s major success around the year belongs to the strategies of Amit Shah, the President of BJP.

Yahoo claimed, it was Amit Shah’s strategies that made it easier for Modi’s victory, also made him top searched.

Ram Nath Kovind

Being elected as the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind has to come up in the list. The popularity increased as people wanted to know all deeds of their new President.


Death of Tamil Nadu’s former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, Sasikala gained a lot of interest as she became the new Chief Minister. Not very lately, the officials traced about her disproportionate assets that is in court.

Lalu Prasad Yadav

Lalu Prasad came to the headlines on his approach to back his son Tejaswini against a CBI FIR, that further resulted in collapse of RJD in Bihar.

Jayaram Jayalalithaa

Suspicious death of Jayalalithaa, six times Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, resulted her name in the top 10 in 2017.

Arvind Kejriwal

Last but not least, Arvind Kejriwal bags the 10th position. His uncertain speeches and actions like Odd-Even policy and reduction of pollution in Capital as well as grabbing 2nd place in Punjab polls resulted him to the list.