Mumbai: Singer Abhijeet, whose verified account was suspended by Twitter on Monday again after back on Twitter with new account earlier on the day, says will eliminate anti-India voices. Abhijeet is back on Twitter with a new account. His suspended account handle was @abhijeetsinger, and the new handle reads @singerabhijeet. But this new account again suspended by Twitter authorities.
Acclaimed singer Sonu Nigam stirred a controversy last week by quitting social media platform Twitter, where he had over 5 million followers, in protest of Twitter suspending Sonu’s colleague Abhijeet’s account. Abhijeet’s verified account on Twitter was suspended after he made an offensive tweets against many women, JNU student leader Shehla Rashid being one of them.
Known for his hyper-nationalistic stand and infamous for being abusive towards women, Abhijeet confirmed the new account’s authenticity by posting a video.
Starting his video saying “Bharat mata ki jai”, Abhijeet, in the video tweeted from the new account, said that there’s been a move to curb his voice — that is against those who chant anti-India and anti-Indian Army slogans — and urged people to say “jai Hind” and “Bharat mata ki jai”.