30/03/2015 5:00 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

SRK, With 12 Million Followers, Is Now The Second Most Followed Indian Celeb On Twitter

Shah Rukh Khan | SLAM The Tour - 20 September 2014 - IZOD Center, East Rutherford, New Jersey. Photo by James C. Dooley

Actor Shah Rukh Khan now has a following of over 12 million people on Twitter, making him the second most followed Indian celebrity on Twitter after Amitabh Bachchan.

The Bollywood superstar, known to fans as 'Baadshah' or 'King Khan', crossed the milestone on Monday morning. Since then, fans have been trending #SRK12million on Twitter, which was last seen trending at the number 3 spot in India in the afternoon. It also trended in other parts of the world, such as the United Kingdom, where he has a massive following.

It is important to note that SRK, who was at 11 million followers on Jan 21, has just taken nine weeks to get another million followers.

Here are some of the most glowing tributes that have been paid to the superstar by his adoring fans from various parts of the world:

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