Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has now crossed 10 million followers on Twitter and he acknowledged the swell on Wednesday with a thank you note as he planned for a visit to Amethi.
Rahul Gandhi tweeted “10 Million Twitter followers – thank you to each and every one of you! I will celebrate the milestone in Amethi, where I will be meeting our Congress workers & supporters today.”
He has changed his Twitter bio from ‘President Indian National Congress’ to ‘Member of the Indian National Congress’ on July 3 immediately after the finality of his decision to resign from the post.
Rahul Gandhi said in his note that he was quitting to share accountability for the poor 52-seat performance of the party in parliamentary elections also hinted that several other leaders will also have to share the blame.
This will be the first visit of Rahul Gandhi to Amethi after Lok Sabha Elections.
It may be mentioned here that his main political rival Prime Minister Narendra Modi has 48.5 million followers while AAP supremo and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has 15.1 million followers.