New Delhi: On Twitter today, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi blames the Modi government for lockdown failure, actor Priyanka Chopra shares her ‘first date’ selfie with husband Nick Jonas and US President Donald Trump is very (not) busy.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi does not beat around the bush with this direct question to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his latest Zoom session.
दो महीने पहले लॉक्डाउन लागू करते समय PM ने कहा था कि 21 दिनों में Corona के ख़िलाफ़ जंग जीतेंगे।आज 60 से ज़्यादा दिन बीत चुके हैं और रोज़ मरीज़ों की संख्या ज़बरदस्त तेज़ी से बढ़ रही है।लॉक्डाउन इस वाइरस को हरा नहीं पाया है।मेरा सरकार से सीधा सवाल है- अब आगे क्या योजना है? pic.twitter.com/NULQsX92Pj
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) May 26, 2020
The controversial contact-tracing app Aarogya Setu now has competition from this app by the Punjab government.
Our Government had developed COVA App from where you can get daily updates on #Covid19 & also apply for e-passes for inter-state travel among many other functionalities. 23 lakh Punjabis have already downloaded this app and I will urge other others to download it as well. pic.twitter.com/yBEKuCC2Pf
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) May 26, 2020
Shiv Sena’s Priyanka Chaturvedi claps back at the claims that Covid-19 is ‘out of control’ in Maharashtra with some hard facts.
What was ‘out of control’ was the centre’s estimated 1.25-1.5L cases in Maharashtra May-end
52667 total patients out of which more than 15786 have recovered and gone home 35186 Active cases
100% citizens of Maharashtra will now be covered under Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Arogya Yojna https://t.co/O0QNjTpod7
— Priyanka Chaturvedi (@priyankac19) May 26, 2020
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Congress’ Digvijaya Singh appreciates imprisoned RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav’s ‘atma nirbhar‘ (self-reliant) dig at the chaos surrounding train services in the country.
इस भटकाव पर सबसे अच्छी प्रतिक्रिया लालू जी की थी। उन्होंने कहा “अब मोदी जी के राज्य में ट्रेनें भी आत्म निर्भर हो गई हैं!!” https://t.co/qLTbAxIhR2
— digvijaya singh (@digvijaya_28) May 26, 2020
An act of love: actor Ritiesh Deshmukh’s TikTok video on the 75th birth anniversary of his father and former Maharashtra chief minister late Vilasrao Deshmukh.
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) May 26, 2020
Unsurprisingly, BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy uses impenetrable logic to try and decipher the state of Hindutva politics in India. Is he trying to pat Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S.R. Jagan Mohan Reddy on the back?
If a Christian CM can be responsive to Hindus’ vociferous demand on Tirupati land auction but a Hindu CM takes over all the temples in the State and appoints himself as Chairman, has Hindutva gone off the rails?
— Subramanian Swamy (@Swamy39) May 26, 2020
Swaraj India President Yogendra Yadav shares harrowing news about migrant workers on trains.
पहले सड़क पर
फिर ट्रैक पर
— Yogendra Yadav (@_YogendraYadav) May 26, 2020
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut has some sharp Covid-19 puns for anyone who threatens to destabilise the Maharashtra government.
करोनावर लस आणि ठाकरे सरकार पाडण्याचा डोस विरोधकांना सापडायचा आहे. संशोधन जारी है.
विरोधकांनी तात्काळ quarantine व्हावे हेच बरे..
महाराष्ट्र अस्थिर करण्याचे प्रयत्न अंगलट येतील .
— Sanjay Raut (@rautsanjay61) May 26, 2020
Not all superheros wear capes and actor Sonu Sood proves that yet again.
मेरे प्यारे श्रमिक भाइयों और बहनों. अगर आप मुंबई में है और अपने घर जाना चाहते हैं तो कृपया इस नंबर पर कॉल करें
और बताएं आप कितने लोग हैं, अभी कहाँ पर हैं और कहां जाना चाहते हैं. मैं और मेरी टीम जो भी मदद कर पाएंगे हम जरूर करेंगे.❣️
— sonu sood (@SonuSood) May 25, 2020
Bollywood/Hollywood actor Priyanka Chopra shares a sweet throwback picture with hubby Nick Jonas. First date, first selfie.
2 years ago today we took our very first picture together. Every day since then you have brought me endless joy and happiness. I love you @nickjonas Thank you for making our life together so incredible. Here’s to many more date nights… ❤️😍 pic.twitter.com/oCOgb7zwP9
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 25, 2020
The US is the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, but President Donald Trump is… er, playing games.
Some stories about the fact that in order to get outside and perhaps, even a little exercise, I played golf over the weekend. The Fake & Totally Corrupt News makes it sound like a mortal sin – I knew this would happen! What they don’t say is that it was my first golf in almost…
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 25, 2020
And finally, see how Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai is keeping an Oxford tradition alive under lockdown.
Keeping Oxford exam traditions alive at home!
What’s your quarantine style? pic.twitter.com/omcntZfolQ
— Malala (@Malala) May 25, 2020
With inputs from Shubhangi Misra and Pia Krishnankutty
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