6 ‘Breaking News’ That Broke On The Internet In 2020
Social media has a different take on everything happening in the world. Many instances create everyone’s attention on social media. The year 2020 is about to end and we have seen enough things to remember for years at the same time we save the world by sitting at home doing nothing.
Here, relive some breaking news moments that broke the internet this year. Internet became our friend during the lockdown and we often got big breaking news via internet memes and posters.
1. Sushant Singh Rajput’s Passing
Just after a few days of lockdown, the internet broke with the news of Sushant Singh Rajput’s sudden passing away. The mystery of his passing away became a sensation among news media and the whole of Bollywood became the prime suspect. Many celebrities have given a series of interviews where they mentioned the sadness and pressure of the actor.
It became debatable when NCB was involved and many actors were interrogated for consuming drugs illegally. Kangana Ranaut also made several comments and videos about Sushant Singh Rajput and his girlfriend was arrested. Finally, it was revealed that SSR had committed suicide and all the buzz finally ended.
2. Sonu Sood’s Selflessness
Sonu Sood became the Messiah and Superman during the lockdown by helping the Pandemic victims. The actor broke the internet by arranging road transportation for thousands of migrant workers back to their hometowns. He set up his number where he can be contacted by pandemic victims.
Later, he continued his work by helping other people by providing them food, shelter, and other types of help. He became everyone’s favorite. For instance, many political parties have offered him to join politics as well. Sonu’s new movements show that he is enjoying helping people. Who knows that the actor famous for playing negative character will break the stereotype in the real world?
3. Irrfan Khan’s Demise
This year we lost one of the true gems of our industry named Irrfan Khan. The actor has created a separate fan base for himself with his acting skills and screen presence. Irrfan proved that the Indian audience loved the art concept and appreciate the good work.
Moreover, Irrfan Khan became a global celebrity with his work in Hollywood movies as well. Most of the people who have worked with Irrfan Khan mourn the great loss of the actor. The social media shared sad memes and heart-whelming posts in the memory of Irrfan Khan.
4. Anushka Sharma’s Pregnancy
The year 2020 has been pretty profitable for actor-producer Anushka Sharma. While as a producer she has been part of many commercially hit web series and movies such as Pataal Lok and Bulbbul, she became an internet sensation after she announced her pregnancy. Anushka shared a pic of her with her husband Virat Kohli showing her baby bump.
Fans made it an instant hit with tons of likes and shares of the pic.
In addition to this, RCB and its poor performance in IPL continues this year as well. The social media flooded with Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma memes where the couple was blessed as well as trolled for being parents.
5. The success of Baba Ka Dhaba
We have seen many times the power of the internet where the audience came together to support a certain thing. First, the YouTube vs Tiktok trend became viral after the Carryminati roast video. Later, TikTok got poor ratings on the play store and finally got banned.
Similarly, the small video clip of an old couple struggling with his Dhaba became viral. The Dhaba in South Delhi became the hangout spot overnight and the old couple got many customers. He was supported by many celebs, local, and news channels.
6. Dhoni’s Retirement Announcement
Mahendra Singh Dhoni broke everyone’s heart by announcing his retirement from international cricket. Many cricket fans across the globe were waiting to see Dhoni in the Indian jersey but Captain Cool had some other plans for himself.
On the evening of 15th August 2020, Dhoni took Instagram and announced his official retirement. Soon after that, Indian cricketer Suresh Raina also announced his retirement from international cricket. However, fans saw Dhoni on the field leading Chennai Super Kings in the IPL 2020. We wish him luck for his second innings.
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