Indian PM Modi’s Personal Twitter Handle ‘briefly Compromised’ – World – DAWN.COM

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's private Twitter deal with was “very briefly compromised,” the Prime Minister's Workplace (PMO) stated in a tweet early on Sunday.

"The matter was escalated to Twitter and the prime minister's private twitter deal with @narendramodi was instantly secured," PMO India's tweet stated, including any tweet shared throughout the transient interval when the account was compromised should be ignored.


                
            

It was not instantly identified how lengthy the private Twitter deal with of Modi, which has over 73 million followers, was compromised.

Twitter took the required steps to safe the compromised account as quickly because it grew to become conscious of the exercise, a Twitter spokesperson stated in an emailed assertion to Reuters, including an investigation revealed no indicators of every other impacted accounts at current.

A similar incident had occurred with the Twitter deal with of Modi's private web site in September 2020, with a sequence of tweets asking followers to donate to a reduction fund by cryptocurrency.

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