Twitter Blue Tick: Twitter removes the blue tick for the Union IT Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar.

Twitter Blue Tick: Twitter removes the blue tick for the Union IT Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar.

The Indian government, social media giant Twitter and the central government have been at loggerheads over the past two months over the new IT rules.

Twitter Blue Tick: Twitter removes the blue tick for the Union IT Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar.

The Indian government, social media giant Twitter and the central government have been at loggerheads over the past two months over the new IT rules.

The Indian government, social media giant Twitter and the central government have been at loggerheads over the past two months over the new IT rules. Decisions emanating from Twitter in this order .. are becoming a topic of discussion. Twitter has removed the blue tick mark on the account of Rajiv Chandrasekhar, the newly appointed Minister of State for IT.

However, no announcement has been made on Twitter so far on the removal of the blue tick mark. However, sources close to the matter said that Rajiv Chandrasekhar had changed his Twitter account name from Rajiv MP to Rajiv Jivoi.

Speaking after taking charge as the Assistant Minister for IT, Rajiv Chandrasekhar said that the Union Ministry would not work on an arbitrary basis. Said to have nothing to do with personal opinions. He said he had just taken charge of the ministry.

It is known that Twitter gives a blue tick to verified accounts.

Earlier, the central government had said in an affidavit filed in the Delhi High Court that Twitter had failed to comply with the rules, despite granting three months to all major social media intermediaries to comply with the new IT rules. Last week, the Delhi High Court issued a warning to Twitter that strict action would be taken if the new IT rules were not followed.

The law ordered the immediate appointment of a Grievance Officer. Twitter has appealed for 8 weeks to comply with the new IT rules. As part of this, Vinay Prakash from India has been appointed as the Resident Grievance Officer (RGO).

Twitter Blue Tick: Twitter removes the blue tick for the Union IT Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar.
Twitter Blue Tick: Twitter removes the blue tick for the Union IT Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar.

It is learned that in the past too, the removal of the blue tick mark on the Twitter accounts of several celebrities, including Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, RSS Mohan Bhagwat, has sparked outrage. However, Twitter later restored the blue tick to their accounts. It is known that Twitter gives a blue tick to verified accounts.