#ThisHappened2019: Twitter reveals India's top hashtags of this year
Here are the top 10 Twitter’s most tweeted topics, from Lok Sabha Elections 2019, Chandrayaan 2, CWC'19, Pulwama, Article 370 and more. Thalapathy Vijay's Bigil is the only south film to make it to top 10 in the most trending topics in India. Bigil has grabbed number 6th position and has scored among politics and cricket.
The 2019 Lok Sabha election was held in seven phases from April 11 to May 19, 2019 to constitute the 17th Lok Sabha. The votes were counted and result was declared on May 23.
Chandrayaan-2, India’s second most ambitious mission to the moon, had been launched from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. After the glitches were rectified, ISRO successfully completed the launch rehearsal of the Chandrayaan-2 mission on July 20.
The 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup was the 12th Cricket World Cup, a quadrennial One Day International (ODI) cricket tournament contested by men's national teams and organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
On February 14, 2019, a convoy of vehicles carrying security personnel on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was attacked by a vehicle-borne suicide bomber at Lethpora in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. The attack resulted in the deaths of 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel and the attacker.
Rajya Sabha on August 5 cleared the resolution to scrap Article 370 with two-thirds majority, along with another Bill to bifurcate the state of Jammu and Kashmir to two union territories – Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. Both were moved in the Lok Sabha, where the Bill was passed with Ayes at 367 and Noes at 67 out of the 424 votes.
The biggest release of Tamil film industry 'Bigil' starring Thalapathy Vijay in the lead role released on Diwali weekend October 25. The audience, as well as critics, highly appreciated the film. Bigil also stars Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff, Yogi Babu, Daniel Balaji, Kathir and more in pivotal roles. In the movie, Vijay is seen playing dual roles - a father and a son. The son plays the coach of a women's football team.
Diwali - the festival of lights as it is called - is one day when everyone wants to shine as bright as the diyas. One of the most popular festivals of Hinduism, Diwali symbolises the spiritual "victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance".
Avengers: Endgame is a 2019 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
The five-justice bench of the Supreme Court delivered a unanimous decision on the disputed land of Ayodhya. The verdict gave the disputed land to Ramjanmabhoomi Nyas and directed that Sunni Waqf Board be given 5-acre alternate land to build a mosque.
August 12 marks the festival of Eid-Al-Adha or commonly known as Bakrid that is celebrated across India. It is called the "festival of sacrifice" and is one of the most important festivals for Islamic followers as it marks the supreme sacrifice of Prophet Ibrahim or Abraham.