A few Twitter users in India shouted foul as they discovered their accounts to be suspended for no agreeable reason. A percentage of the users who reported the tangle incorporate unmistakable news identities, which include Faking News supervisor Rahul Roushan and Rupa Subramanya.
Rupa Subramanya who tweeted out saying that her Twitter account was suspended initially reported the glitch. She got a message saying it may have been something that was retweeted that made her account look like spam.
Before long enough, it was discovered that hers was not by any means the only record that confronted Twitter’s brunt and, indeed, a few others including some conservative records confronted a comparative circumstance. Some other users, as well, purportedly confronted a comparative issue.
The issue with the accidental suspension of some accounts has been resolved. Regret the inconvenience. Thanks for your patience.
— Twitter India (@TwitterIndia) November 1, 2014
Twitter later reacted in a tweet saying that the issue was created because of a specialized glitch, which has been determined. Nevertheless, considering the example of suspensions, Twitter’s clarification could appear insufficient.
In spite of the Twitter’s illumination on this very issue, it would appear that users who over and over retweet or include countless profiles to their accounts in the ‘following’ list, are the ones who went under Twitter’s scanner.