Baahubali fame Prabhas has finally made its debut on Instagram, thanks to his huge fan following and their demand to see their favourite actor on social media. As soon as the news got out, fans started following him and even without any post, he got over eight lakh followers. Now, fans were eagerly waiting for him to post a picture on the photo-sharing app and the wait is finally over. As expected, his first photo on the app is from SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali: The Beginning and it garnered over three lakh likes in just 24 hours.

Interestingly, after the first post, his followers count increased instantly. Sharing the post, he wrote, Idi nijanga prabhas account ayithey verey celebraties enduku follow avvatledu???”” (sic)

Check out his first post here:

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While the actor has a Facebook page which keeps flooding with love from fans, given there are 10 million of them on the app, Prabhas’ entry on Instagram was much awaited.

Prabhas was one of the popular stars in Tollywood until Baahubali was released. Rajamouli’s film became a huge hit instantly and created a lot of buzz on social media. Prabhas gained popularity all over the world and is now a pan-Indian star.

Prabhas will be next seen in Saaho opposite Shraddha Kapoor. It is slated to be released on August 15 this year. Saaho is being made in three languages – Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on the budget of Rs 300 crore. It has been deemed as Tollywood’s most expensive action drama till date. Saaho also marks Shraddha’s debut in the Telugu film industry. Apart from Shraddha and Prabhas, the film also features Neil Nitin Mukesh, Mahesh Manjrekar, Arun Vijay, Mandira Bedi and Chunky Pandey in important roles. The music of the film is given by trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy.