International Pop singer Rihanna on Tuesday showed her support by tweeting about a farmer’s protest in Delhi, India. Rihanna tweeted: ‘Why aren’t we talking about this? #FarmersProtest. Soon Rihanna trends on Google after making a farmers’ protest tweet and most of the searches were from Punjab.
Her tweet went viral and had 4.7 lakh likes and more than 1.9 lakh retweets. Indians googled “who is Rihanna.” Let us know more about how Rihanna is trending on Google.
In just a single sentence or less than 60 characters, Hollywood’s hottest female singer showed her solidarity. Rihanna shared a news report on the Internet shutdown on the borders of Delhi by CNN in light of hundreds of farmers protesting against the Indian government’s newly made farm laws.
why aren’t we talking about this?! #FarmersProtest https://t.co/obmIlXhK9S
— Rihanna (@rihanna) February 2, 2021
RIHANNA TRENDS ON GOOGLE AFTER FARMERS’ PROTESTS TWEET
Undoubtedly, Rihanna’s tweet caught a lot of Indian Twitter’s attention about farmers’ protests. She received both positive and negative responses. Meanwhile, some also thanked Rihanna for supporting farmers while others criticized her for interfering in the nation’s affairs. To date, her tweets had more than 195.3k retweets and 494.8k likes. This might also increase per changing politics in India.
It was not only because of her tweet but because of the singer and her growing popularity. Several people from India heard the celebrity speak about Indian issues for the first time. As a result, there has been a sudden rise in searches around the term Rihanna and Farmers Protest in the past few hours, Google Trends suggests.
Most searches from Punjab
In just 24 hours people searched a lot about the singer especially in Punjab while the most searches were from Chandigarh. People from Delhi, Jammu, and Kashmir, and Haryana searched for the pop star.
Some of the trending terms used were ‘Rihanna farmers’, ‘Rihanna tweet’, ‘farmers protest’, and ‘Rihanna tweet farmers’. The top 5 spots were ‘Farmer’, ‘Protest’, ‘Greta Thunberg’, ‘Farmers Trading Company’, and ‘Amanda Cerny’.
Farmer protesting against the government’s newly made law at the Singhu Border also expressed their gratitude towards the singer. They said: “We’re grateful to Rihanna Ji for her support, though we did not know who she was until this evening. Our youngsters showed us the tweet just now and told us who she is. All the farmers from across the country want to thank Rihanna for supporting our voice and for the timely gesture she has made.”
Besides Rihanna, many other international celebrities have tweeted supporting the farmer’s protest such as Greta Thunberg, John Cusack, Amanda Cerny, Mia Khalifa, and many more.
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