NEW DELHI - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday indicated he could quit social media from the coming Sunday.
The Prime Minister took to Twitter route to announce that he is contemplating quitting social media accounts.
Narendra Modi is one of the most followed world leaders on social media with 53.3 million followers on Twitter, 44 million on Facebook, 35.2 million on Instagram and 4.5 million on YouTube.
This Sunday, thinking of giving up my social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & YouTube. Will keep you all posted.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 2, 2020
“This Sunday, thinking of giving up my social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram @ YouTube. Will keep you all posted,” PM Modi tweeted.
The Prime Minister, who has not held a single press conference since taking office in 2014, has prided himself on communicating directly with his supporters via social media.
Meanwhile, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi asked the Prime Minister not to give up social media accounts.
Give up hatred, not social media accounts. pic.twitter.com/HDymHw2VrB
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) March 2, 2020
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