Google has released “Year in Search” report for 2019 and has listed the most searched items under each category in India. Along with the release of the trends for India 2019 Google shared a video of “year in search 2019” which was dedicated around the theme of “different kinds of heroes” in real life.
If you have not checked what has been in trend this year then here we bring to you the most searched item from each category from Google’s report. Check this out.
Most Searched Personality
The most searched personality on Google this year was a real-life hero and not a reel life one. It was Balakot Airstrike hero Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman who bought down Pakistan’s F-16 in the aerial face-off.
Wing Commander Abhinandan was held captive for 60 hours in Pakistan after his aircraft was shot down in an aerial dogfight. Others on the list were legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, cricketer Yuvraj Singh, Super 30 fame Anand Kumar, and Uri actor Vicky Kaushal.
Most Searched News
If you thought it was the news relating to the revocation of Article 370 then you are here for a surprise. “The Loksabha Election Results” was the most searched news in India this year.
Other most searched news on the list were Chandrayaan 2, Article 370, PM Kisan Yojana and Maharashtra assembly elections.
Most Searched Sports Event
It was the year for cricket lovers as the games showpiece event “The World Cup” was held in England and Wales and no surprise as it topped the list of most searched sports event this year.
Pro Kabaddi League, Wimbledon, Copa América, and Australian Open where other events that made it to the list of top 5.
Most Searched Song
No, it was not any Bollywood or Hollywood movie song neither it was the song from a popular artist’s album, it was a regional song. The song “Le Photo Le” was the most searched song this year.
It was followed by Teri Meri Kahani, Teri Pyari Pyari Do Akhiyan, Vaste, and Coca-Cola Tu in the top 5 searches for the category.
Most Searched Under “The How to” Category
We all have that nack to search for How to do this, How to do that on Google. And this year something simple yet important was searched most under this category. “How To Vote” was the most searched “How To” on Google this year.
Well, with the General elections this year and a large number of youth voters in line for casting there first vote this looks an apt thing to be on top of the list. How to link Aadhar to PAN, How to check name in voter list, How to check NEET result, How to select channels as per TRAI were others in Top 5.
Most Searched Under “Near Me” Category
The Dance fever seems to be high on Indians this year as the most searched thing under the “Near Me” category was Dance classes near me. It seems like everybody was ready to put his dancing shoes on.
Others in the top 5 where Salons near me, Costume stores near me, Mobile stores near me, Saree shop near me.
Most Searched Under “What is” Category
The “What is” search category saw something that covered the headlines for most of the time and brought to an end a decades-old issue. Yes, it was Article 370 that made to the top of this category.
What is exit poll?, What is a black hole?, What is howdy Modi?, What is e-cigarette? were the others in the top 5 searches under this list.
Most Searched Overall
Overall the most searched thing on Google this year that kept most of the Indian’s busy was the ICC Cricket World Cup. Well, for a cricket crazy nation this should not come as a surprise.
Lok Sabha Elections, Chandrayaan 2, Kabir Singh, and Avengers: Endgame were the Top 5 searches overall this year.