Udayavni Special

Twitter says Amit Shah’s account was temporarily locked due to ”inadvertent error”


PTI, Nov 13, 2020, 12:35 PM IST

New Delhi: Twitter on Friday said Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s account was temporarily locked due to an “inadvertent error” and the decision was reversed immediately.

The account is fully functional, a Twitter spokesperson said in a statement on Friday.

Shah’s Twitter display picture was on Thursday removed by Twitter in response to a “report from the copyright holder”.

Clicking on Shah’s picture showed a blank page with the message “Media not displayed. This image has been removed in response to a report from the copyright holder”.

“Due to an inadvertent error, we temporarily locked this account under our global copyright policies. This decision was reversed immediately and the account is fully functional,” the Twitter spokesperson said.

Shah has 23.6 million followers on the microblogging platform.

The development comes at a time when the government has issued a notice to Twitter for showing Leh as part of Jammu and Kashmir instead of the Union Territory of Ladakh.

According to IT ministry sources, Twitter has been directed to explain within five working days why legal action should not be initiated against the platform and its representatives for disrespecting the territorial integrity of India by showing an incorrect map.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Deepika seals last-eight berth, ousts former world champion Russian Perova

This series gives players opportunity to reflect that not all wickets will be flat: Dravid

Late BJP leader Ananth Kumar’s daughter creates political buzz with her ‘JDS is still very strong political force’ tweet

Cabinet expansion would take some time: Bommai

Set up a panel to monitor Mekedatu issue, PMK tells TN Govt

COVID-19: 2,052 new cases, 35 deaths in Karnataka

Kerala records 22,000 Covid cases for 3rd day; Central team to aid in pandemic management


Related Articles More

Set up a panel to monitor Mekedatu issue, PMK tells TN Govt

Kerala records 22,000 Covid cases for 3rd day; Central team to aid in pandemic management

BJP slams Left for attending Chinese embassy event; Left hits back

Mary Kom was clear winner: Rijiju

Kundra arrested as he was not cooperating with probe: Police to HC

MUST WATCH

i was a Kannadiga in my previous birth | Happy Birthday Sonu Nigam | Udayavani

CM Basavaraj Bommai about Cabinet Expansion

DR. MOHAN ALVA ON DRESSING ETIQUETTE

WHY IS TIGER OUR NATIONAL ANIMAL?

Vandana Rai Karkala and her innovative teachings

Latest Additions

Deepika seals last-eight berth, ousts former world champion Russian Perova

Mangaluru, Udupi: Sand mining expected to restart in first week of Aug

This series gives players opportunity to reflect that not all wickets will be flat: Dravid

Late BJP leader Ananth Kumar’s daughter creates political buzz with her ‘JDS is still very strong political force’ tweet

Cabinet expansion would take some time: Bommai

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.