Twitter suspends Salil Tripathi - Consulting Editor Caravan.

Twitter suspends a major blue tick account

Twitter suspends Salil Tripathi - Consulting Editor Caravan.

In a major move, Twitter suspended the account of Salil Tripathi a blue tick verified account with over 70k followers. He chairs PEN international and is contributing editor to Mint and Caravan.

Ostensibly his account has been suspended for, him posting of his poem on Babri Masjid which hurt the sentiments of many people.

Desi Army (Twitter @Deshi_Army) a Twitter handle that runs Swach Twitter Abhiyan - a mission to cleans twitter of false narrative against India, has claimed the responsibility of getting the account suspended, and has posted details on its account handle.