The same thing happened to me – Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s reaction | After the Union Minister’s Twitter was blocked.

'The same thing happened to me - Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's reaction | After the Union Minister's Twitter was blocked.

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad’s Twitter account was blocked on Friday, a few hours after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s Twitter account was similarly shared, he said.

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s Twitter account was blocked.

Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad’s Twitter account was blocked on Friday, just hours after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s Twitter account was attacked.

Giving information about his account, Shashi Tharoor said that when I was the IT Minister, similar action was taken against my Twitter account. 

A video of a song was taken to my account by Twitter, calling it offensive.

Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Twitter kept the Twitter account locked for about an hour.

Meanwhile, Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Twitter kept the Twitter account locked for about an hour. 

Replying to this, on Twitter, Ravi Shankar Prasad said that he has violated the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of the United States.  About an hour later, Ravi Shankar Prasad’s account was unlocked.

'The same thing happened to me - Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's reaction | After the Union Minister's Twitter was blocked.
‘The same thing happened to me – Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s reaction | After the Union Minister’s Twitter was blocked.

A few days ago, Twitter deleted the blue tick on the personal Twitter accounts of Vice President M Venkaia Naidu and some important leaders of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.  After the controversy escalated, Twitter reactivated the blue tick of the vice president’s personal account.