Assam state Minister of Education & Health Himanta Biswa Sarma has become the most followed person on Twitter from the Northeast India, whopping 15,940 followers on the social-networking site, as of last count this morning.
The other twitter phenomenon is the noted Manipuri social activist Binalaskshmi Nepram, who is in second place with 12,600 followers from the region.
Surprisingly, both the Top most followed Northeasterners on Twitter are outside the world of entertainment.
@himantabiswa / Twitter
@BinaNepram / Twitter
Also do read the list of most followed people from North-East India on Facebook (see here).