Google has unveiled its annual Year in Search, a tool which contains the catalogue of yearlong worldwide searching trend. Accordingly, it has also captured the interests of the Pakistani users throughout 2017 vis-à-vis events, personalities and topics also.
Fabiha has been appearing on Fahad Mustafa game show “Jeeto Pakistan” for quite some time now. But she rose to sudden fame in early 2017, thanks to her persistence presence on photo sharing app Instagram. And who would have thought that she would go on to top the Google searching chart at the year’s end.
Renowned Shiite poet and Noha reciter Nadeem Sarwar secured 2nd place in the list of most googled persons, courtesy his impressive oeuvre comprising Nohas in a wide range of languages.
The Pakistan Cricket Team batting sensation Fakhar Zaman clinched third position in this all exciting list. He is man of the match performance in Champions Trophy final against India made him a superstar overnight, prompting people to flock to Google to find out his whereabouts.
An otherwise innocuous Bollywood actor, Shishi Kapoor invited the furore of Pakistani fans when he tweeted perforating remarks against Team Pakistan just before the biggest match of the year: Pakistan vs India in Champions Trophy final. He soon became the focal point of cricketing discourse and people felt it pertinent to ask Google about Rishi Kapoor’s views.
Rida, a fledgling TV actress, kept alluring her fans towards her on Google throughout the year, until her name emerged at an impressive 5th spot in most googled people list.
The lady never ceases to amaze the world through her maverick views and equally bold outlook. Her nasty altercation on twitter with husband Amir Khan in September further elevated her rank in the most popular celebrities around, propelling her to number 6th in this list.
Securing 7th spot in this list is testament to the fact that the Peshawar Zalmi owner continues to arouse people’s interest by virtue of his ubiquitous presence on social media and high profile events. He also kept his promise of making Zalmi’s foreign players play PSL final in Lahore.
8.Ahad Raza Mir:
Ahad’s role as a doctor in TV serial “Yakeen Ka Safar” made him immensely popular among the personalities audience in general and his female fans in particular, earning him 8th place on most googled list.
Ever since making her debut in film “Janaan”, Hania has been Pakistan’s heart-throb. From her eccentric dub mash videos on Instagram to her regular appearance on films and TV serials, she knows how to keep her fans on their toes. And she does it quite successfully, as her presence on this list suggests.
10. Momina Mustehsan:
After conquering year 2016 through her Coke Studio performances, Momina made 2017 count as well, this time for more diverse reasons. She appeared on BBC’s list of 100 most influential women, ignited Coke Studio’s stage with Daniyal Zafar and diligently cheered for Islamabad United in PSL 2. Fans then rewarded her with incessantly typing her name on Google search box.