News Consumption on Social Media. A Online Survey

Over the past ten years, social media have significantly impacted how many individuals access the news. More frequently, people accessing news from social media platforms like You Tube, Facebook, Twitter, snap chat and Instagram. Even political and other prominent personality using twitter to disseminate information through twitter and news aggregators ,newspapers and news channels incessantly monitor prominent personality twitter accounts. The aim of the study is to find out the usage of social media platforms for news consumption. Around 151 members responded to our survey. The results show that nearly sixty percent of the people access news on social media platforms. Facebook is more popular among the respondents and the age group of 18 to 29 years were using social media platforms rigorously.