Facebook India’s most checked-in location [Select City Walk] and shared song of 2012 [Tum Hi Ho Bandhu]

Based on the list of most checked-in locations on Facebook, it shows that people from India’s metro cities tend to check in more, in comparison to other Indian cities. Delhi-ites seem to be the more proactive, as most of the checked-in locations in the top 20 list belong to the capital city.

Most checked-in location on Facebook

Select City Walk, a popular mall in south Delhi, is the most checked-in location on Facebook for 2012. Ambience mall from Delhi, Inorbit mall from Mumbai and The Great India Place in Delhi NCR are also within the overall top 15.

Café 1 Boulevard, a café in South Delhi, eclipses chains such as Hard Rock Café, Delhi, Leopold Café, Mumbai and Toit, Bangalore, to claim the top spot for cafes and restaurants, in the most checked-in location for 2012. Local north India favorite, Sukhdev Dhaba at Murthal, took number #4 spot, in the most checked-in location for 2012.

The top 5 locations, across categories such as hotels, café, malls and landmark places, where most check-in’s happened on Facebook, are as follows:

Hotels

Malls & Multiplexes

Cafes, Restaurants & Bars

Landmark Places

The Leela Kempinski Select Citywalk , Saket 1 Cafe Boulevard, Golden Temple, Amritsar
J.W Marriot Satyam Cinemas Leopold Cafe Gurudwara Shri Bangla Sahib
The Taj Mahal Hotel Ambience Mall Hard Rock Café, New Delhi India Gate
Grand Hyatt Mumbai DT Cinemas Sukhdev dhaba, murthal Connaught Place, New Delhi
Le Meridien New Delhi Inorbit Mall Toit Sector 17, Chandigarh

Quite obvious that NCRites are way ahead than Bangaloreans when it comes to using Facebook.

Top 15 names most checked-in locations on Facebook are:

  • Select Citywalk , Saket,
  • Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib), Amritsar
  • Gurudwara Shri Bangla Sahib
  • India Gate, Delhi
  • Connaught Place, New Delhi
  • Satyam Cinemas,
  • Sector 17, Chandigarh
  • Ambience Mall
  • DT Cinemas
  • Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport
  • Inorbit Mall
  • Marine Drive
  • 1 Cafe Boulevard
  • Prasads IMAX
  • The Great India Place
  • Leopold Cafe
  • Hard Rock Cafe New Delhi
  • New Delhi
  • Sukhdev dhaba, murthal
  • Kingdom of Dreams

Top songs shared on Facebook in 2012

The top songs shared on Facebook in 2012 for India goes was ‘Tum Hi Ho Bandhu’ from the movie Cocktail, followed by ‘Daaru Desi’ again from Cocktail and then ‘Pani Da Rang’ from Vicky Donor, at number #2 and #3 spots respectively.

Facebook has 61 million users in India, out of which 30% are now registering via mobile devices.

[This article is part of our 2012 Recap series, and is supported by CCAvenue.]

2012 Recap/ 2013 Trends