Role of social networking sites in Indian politics
Dr. Ravi Prakash Singh
The social networking sites are nowadaysrnplaying an increasing role in people’s everyday life and the use of the socialrnnetworking sites has become more and more important as a way of communicatingrnin the last couple of years. Social networking sites like Twitter, Facebook,rnYouTube and MySpace etc. have gained more and more popularity. From the socialrnnetworking sites especially the “big tree” services as Facebook, Twitter andrnYouTube have grown tremendously in the last couple of years. Politicians arernnow using social media and the Internet and in turn are permitting a new arenarnof grassroots politics. The main objective of this article is to study the rolernof social networking sites like Facebook,Twitter, and YouTubernetc.on Indian politics.