Twitterati giddy with glee as Rahul Gandhi's account hacked

Ironically, on World Computer Security Day, some hacker decided it would be fun to hack the official account of Rahul Gandhi.

Published: 30th November 2016 11:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st December 2016 09:41 AM   |  A+A-

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressing the media at Parliament during the winter session in New Delhi on Monday. | PTI

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi (File | PTI)

By Online Desk

What Rahul Gandhi does has always been a talking point in social media. Be it his act of standing in a queue at an ATM, getting detained in a police station for protesting or taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Parliament. But on Wednesday evening #RahulGandhi trended on Twitter for a reason he himself didn't know of for a while. 

Ironically, on World Computer Security Day, some hacker decided it would be fun to hack the official account of Rahul Gandhi. And all hell broke loose, with #RaGaHacked and #Hacked became the key words of the evening. 

Here's an account of what exactly happened and the tweets that were posted from that account: Hackers take over Rahul Gandhi's Twitter space

While it was being condemned by many Congress leaders, here are reactions from the Twitterati--

 

 

 

 

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