Rahul Gandhi’s Twitter account hacked, expletive-laden tweets posted

Confirming the development, Rahul Gandhi’s office says efforts are being made to rectify his Twitter account


Rahul  Gandhi’s account was hacked around 8.45pm and some messages with profanities were put out, but these were deleted soon thereafter. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint
Rahul Gandhi’s account was hacked around 8.45pm and some messages with profanities were put out, but these were deleted soon thereafter. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s official Twitter account was hacked on Wednesday night and some expletives-laden tweets were posted.

Confirming the development, his office said efforts were being made to rectify the problem.

Gandhi’s account was hacked around 8.45pm and some messages with profanities were put out, but these were deleted soon thereafter. The name of the verified twitter handle “@OfficeOfRG” was also changed.

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