Washington: Tesla CEO Elon Musk has become the new boss of Twitter. He has also fired Twitter CEO Parag Agarwal from his job. Meanwhile, a congratulatory message in the name of former US President Donald Trump is becoming fiercely viral on social media. It is being claimed in this message that Trump has issued a statement. In this statement, he has expressed the hope of starting his Twitter handle soon. Trump said he has been told that his Twitter handle will be backed up and restored from Monday.
In fact, this congratulatory message was also posted from the Twitter handle of news agency ANI. After which people started considering it authentic. It was written in Trump's name, 'Many people are saying that change was needed. As the old management was driven by an agenda. I have been told that my Twitter handle will start soon and will start working again from Monday. Happy to be associated with an African-American owned business.'
Tweet retracted. No statement from Donald Trump on Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter has been released. This was a fake statement circulating. Error regretted. pic.twitter.com/PkLm6UtqRj— ANI (@ANI) October 28, 2022
However, after some time, ANI only informed that the message shared by him was fake and there is nothing like that. ANI tweeted about the fake message going viral. He wrote in it that no statement has been issued by Trump. A fake congratulatory message in his name is going viral.