How Twitter reacted to Gen VK Singh's tweet
Minister of state for external affairs' tweet criticising the media goes viral.
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What he tweeted:
Friends what do you you expect from presstitutes. Last time Arnab thought there was 'O' in place of 'E' #TimesNowDisaster— Vijay Kumar Singh (@Gen_VKSingh) April 7, 2015
Just as scoundrels, cheats, conmen, traitors, and molesters, #Presstitutes too are a reality. Protesting the term doesn't change reality— Vikas Saraswat (@VikasSaraswat) April 8, 2015
We journos are used to individual gaalis & can deflect them off our thick skins. But this new institutional calumny is incendiary & fascist— Shekhar Gupta (@ShekharGupta) April 8, 2015
.@Gen_VKSingh's analogy demeans the world's oldest profession— Minhaz Merchant (@minhazmerchant) April 8, 2015
Dont think @Gen_VKSingh should've used the words he did, dont think the shrill channel attacking him had any business using hashtag they did— barkha dutt (@BDUTT) April 8, 2015
General VK Singh's choice of dreadful terms to attack Indian media is not just politically inappropriate but seriously lamentable. #Disgust— Sanjay Jha (@JhaSanjay) April 8, 2015
some BJP spokespersons are worse than Sanjay Jha...At least Sanjay jha stand by his leaders when Media Unfairly defame them. #Presstitutes— Paresh Rawal (@Babu_Bhaiyaa) April 8, 2015
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