Right now, many awakened in shock as they noticed their blue tick gone. After a whole lot of delays, the brand new Twitter coverage got here into impact at the moment, and the verified blue tick from the accounts of legacy customers like celebrities, media personalities, and others vanished on Twitter.
To make individuals join the paid, Elon Musk, the Chief Govt Officer (CEO) of the micro-blogging website, introduced final month that the blue tick can be eliminated on April 1.
The assertion from Twitter learn: “On April 1st, we’ll start winding down our legacy verified program and eradicating legacy verified checkmarks.”
Ever for the reason that new coverage got here into motion, many notable personalities of various verticles misplaced their batch. Speaking in regards to the showbiz world, actors like Salman Khan, Ajay Devgn, and Shah Rukh Khan, who’ve a following above 20 million, have misplaced the legacy Twitter blue tick.
The brand new replace has not solely despatched the netizens into frenzy mode however the celebrities too. On Friday, Bollywood veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan, who’s an ardent social media consumer and tweets every day, additionally misplaced his blue badge.
Bachchan, who has greater than 45 million followers on the micro-blogging website, took to Twitter and shared a hilarious tweet as he urged the positioning to revive his verification mark as he has already paid for the subscription.
Sharing a tweet within the Awadhi language, Bachchan requested Twitter to place the blue tick again for the individuals’s sake.
“T 4623 – Hey Twitter! Are you listening? I’ve paid for the subscription cash… so please put again the blue lotus, so that folks know that I’m Amitabh Bachchan.”
T 4623 – ए twitter भइया ! सुन रहे हैं ? अब तो पैसा भी भर दिये हैं हम … तो उ जो नील कमल ✔️ होत है ना, हमार नाम के आगे, उ तो वापस लगाय दें भैया , ताकि लोग जान जायें की हम ही हैं – Amitabh Bachchan .. हाथ तो जोड़ लिये रहे हम । अब का, गोड़वा 👣जोड़े पड़ी का ??
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) April 21, 2023
Not solely Bachchan, however many A-listers have reacted to the brand new updation. Stars like Vir Das, Prakash Raj and Ravi Kishan have additionally tweeted after they misplaced the blue badge.
Any longer customers must pay for the brand new subscription plan for the blue tick, which prices $8/month for the online and $11/month by the app on iOS and Android.