Sehwag Hit 100,000 Followers on Koo within 15 Days of Joining
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Cricketing legend Virender Sehwag has crossed 1 lakh followers on Koo App - in a mere 15 days of joining the multi-language micro-blogging platform. Sehwag’s humorous, witty retorts and quirky comments on his handle @VirenderSehwag, have garnered much traction on the made-in-India platform, which empowers Indians to express themselves in their native language. A Koo spokesperson said that they are elated that a legend like Virender Sehwag has crossed the 100,000 followers milestone in such a short span of time. Koo is increasingly becoming the platform of choice for conversations in native languages across multiple topics. Cricket is an emotion for Indians and conversations around matches are bound to stimulate engagement on social media. Through their platform, users now have the opportunity to engage with their favourite players and commentators in a language of their choice. They are confident that Koo will be the go-to micro-blogging platform for users to indulge in during the World Cup and beyond. As an open platform for self-expression in Indian languages, Koo has recently witnessed the entry of renowned cricketers and commentators during the cricket season, and a surge in the number of downloads. Users and celebrities, including cricketers, are actively leveraging the platform’s multi-language features to Koo in native languages, thus reaching out to a larger audience. This momentum has accelerated downloads, with Koo now registering over 1.5 crores (15 million) users in a span of 20 months since the platform’s launch in March 2020. Of the 15 million users, about 5 million users joined the platform in the last two months.
Report : Anustup Kundu