NEW DELHI: Congress general secretary and sister of congress persident Rahul Gandhi. Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday unveiled her official Twitter handle. As Priyanka created her Twitter handle, thousnad of people staterted following her.
Priyanka’s joining Twitter was announced on the micro-blogging website by the Congress at 11:49 am on Monday. Congress wrote.” Smt. Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is now on Twitter. You may follow her at @priyankagandhi”. within 15 minutes, her follower count had crossed 5,000 and 25,000 in the first hour. Though she hadn’t posted a tweet, she had followed seven people including her brother and party chief Rahul Gandhi.
Priyanks’s presence on the social media came on the same day as her mega roadshow in Lucknow, marking her first visit to Uttar Pradesh after being given charge of the eastern half of the state for the upcoming national elections.
Few weeks ago, she made an official entry in politics and accepted the post of Congress general secretary. Her decision to join active politics last month, after years of maintaining a low profile, sent a wave of excitement among Congress supporters.