During its Year-End Zeitgeist for 2016, top Search engine Google revealed the 2016’s top searches in Pakistan people.
While the search trends were mainly focused on sports, the search on Google for personalities/people were very different.
The search lists down actors, musicians, controversial personalities and Pakistani politicians.
Here is the complete official list of most searched people in Pakistan in 2016 on top Search engine Google.
1. Qandeel Baloch
Famous Model Qandeel Baloch rose to fame in Pakistan and beyond through her Social media videos and posts. Qandeel Baloch would occasionally post questionable content on her page.
Famous Model Qandeel Baloch was killed by her brother in Multan city earlier this year 2016 over ‘Honor’.
international media channel BBC did a program on Famous Model Qandeel Baloch after her killing.
2. Amjad Sabri
Famous Sufi Singer Amjad Sabri was known throughout Pakistan and overseas for his unmatched Sufi Qawwali performances. He occasionally appeared on media channel shows where he performed with his team.
During Ramadan this year 2016, Famous Qawwal Amjad Sabri was shot down by gunmen riding a bike in a Karachi Neighbourhood near to his home Karachi.
Sabri’s last performance at the Coke Studio season 9
3. Abdul Sattar Edhi
Renowned humanitarian, philanthropist and ascetic, Abdul Sattar Edhi dedicated his entire life to helping needy people in pakistan and whole world . Abdul Sattar Edhi founded the Edhi Foundation which has helped the homeless people and children,s and individuals in need by providing shelters, orphanages, hospitals and ambulance services.
Abdul Sattar Edhi passed away at the age of 88 on July 8, 2016 in Karachi after suffering from kidney failure.
Edhi Sahab’s funeral day footage. Raheel Sharif was present.
4. Donald Trump
Donald Trump shocked the world by winning the United States of America Presidential Elections 2016. In Pakistan, Donald Trump became controversial for his statements against Muslims in the United States of America.
5. Momina Mustehsan
famous Star Momina Mustehsan gained fame through her performance in Coke Studio. She sang ‘Afreen Afreen’ with Famous pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan.
The song ‘Afreen Afreen ’ was also most viewed music video in the youtube list ‘Most watched music videos of 2016 in Pakistan‘ by Social Media channel Youtube.
6. Mumtaz Qadri
Malik Mumtaz Qadri was executed at the Adiala Jail Rawalpindi earlier this year 2016. He was convicted of killing former governor of Punjab Salman Taseer
7. Pratyusha Banerjee
Pratyusha Banerjee was best known for her role as Anandi in the Indian television series ‘Balika Vadhu’. Pratyusha Banerjee also appeared in Big Boss season 7 which a very popular reality television show in India and Pakistan.
She was found dead in her residence in Mumbai earlier this year.
Pratyusha Banerjee memorable moment from Big Boss 7
8. Hilary Clinton
Hilary Clinton was standing against Donald Trump in the Presidential Elections of United States of America .Hilary had a shocking defeat after her chances were looking good.
Hilary Clinton speech after her defeat in United States of America elections 2016
9. Melania Trump
Melania Trump was featured on the front-page of the Famous News Paper New in United State York Post . The picture became controversial because it featured a naked Melania Trump.
10. DJ Bravo (Dwayne Bravo)
DJ Bravo was part of the squad that won this year’s T20 world cup 2016 .
During the same time, Dwayne Bravo released his debut music video ‘Champion’ and appeared on the Television with the moniker Dwayne Bravo .