Rocky Bhai Yash Becomes The First Sandalwood Actor To Reach 1 Million Followers On Instagram

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KGF star Yash becomes the most followed Sandalwood actor on Instagram, beating his senior actors like Puneeth Rajkumar, Sudeep, and Darshan. Rocky Bhai Yash is one of the actors, who rose to immense popularity after the success of KGF Chapter 1. He has achieved 1 million followers on Instagram, becoming the only Kannada actor to do so.

The most followed celebrity in Sandalwood

Last year the world witnessed Sandalwood’s biggest blockbuster. Rocking star Yash starrer movie KGF changed the way people looked at the Kannada industry and became known worldwide. The film was able to collect more than 250 crore rupees making it the most earned film in Kannada industry.


KGF actor Yash has achieved a new milestone with the help of his fans. He has achieved the highest number of followers on Instagram, most for a Kannada actor. As per now, the actor has 1 Million followers with 24 posts in his account. And interestingly, Radhika Pandit is the only person Yash follows on Instagram. With this milestone, the actor has beaten his seniors such as Puneeth Rajkumar, Darshan, and Sudeep.

Other actors after Yash to have a number of followers

Right behind him is the Power Star Puneeth Rajkumar who also has some really impressive numbers on Instagram. He has a total of 718 thousand followers and soon may reach the mark of 1 million.

Next, to Puneeth, the Pailwan of Sandalwood Kiccha Sudeep is the 3rd most followed Sandalwood celebrity on Instagram. He is not an active user but the superstar still has followers of over 447 million. However, he holds an upper hand on Twitter and often interacts with the fans through it.


Darshan the D-Boss is next in line with over 261 followers on Instagram. Challenging star Darshan too is not very active as others but he usually posts his travel and film shoot pictures for his fans.