President Pranab Mukherjee makes Twitter debut

In a bid to connect with netizens, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday joined the popular social networking website Twitter.

By Biplob Ghosal | Last Updated: Jul 01, 2014, 16:08 PM IST

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New Delhi: In a bid to connect with netizens, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday joined the popular social networking website Twitter.

The twitter handle is named as @RashtrapatiBhvn and has the cover picture of the Rashtrapati Bhavan and profile snap of Pranab Mukherjee.
The official Twitter account of Rashtrapati Bhavan will be run by President’s Secretariat and tweets will be signed by President Pranab.

Within an hour of launch, the number of followers touched 5000 and it is rapidly increasing by every passing minute.
Here are some of the tweets posted:

Among other political personalities, who have huge number of twitter followers are Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal.