It clearly shows the popularity of Rajinikanth. Minutes after entering the Twitter, the Tamil superstar has got record-breaking followers on the social networking site. Indeed, he is the fastest Tamil actor to get 50K (50 thousand) followers.
"Salutation to the Lord. Vaṇakkam aṉaivarukkum !! A big thank you to all my fans. Excited on this digital journey," read Rajinikanth's first Tweet. His first post got massive response. Cutting across all the barriers, people from different age groups and countries welcomed him and thanked the superstar for finally making his debut on social networking website.
People are bombarding him with lots of questions. Many are asking him whether he enjoys jokes on him. However, this move of Rajinikanth to enter Twitter is seen as an important stratergy to draw the attention of internet audience towards his Kochadaiiyaan, which will hit the screens worldwide on May 9.
It is evident with his followers getting 'WelcomeGraph', a personalised welcome picture from Rajinikanth's Kochadaiiyaan. The superstar's twitter account is managed by CA Media Digital's first venture, Fluence - a celebrity digital network.
Meanwhile, the promotions of his Kochadaiiyaan, which features Deepika Padukone in the female lead role, are in full swing. It will release in above 6000 screens worldwide.