18-yr-old student from tea garden takes control of Assam CM’s Twitter handle
An 18-year-old girl student took control of Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal’s official Twitter handle for two hours on Friday to mark World Children’s Day. Vandana Urang, a resident of Namroop tea estate in Dibrugarh district, managed Sonowal’s Twitter handle @CMOfficeAssam for two hours from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. The teenager is a first year student of BA, with honours in political science, from Namrup College. This World Children’s Day, student Vandana Urang is taking over our Twitter handle. Join us tomorrow, November 20 from 9 am to 11 am, and know how children are re-imagining the world,” Sonowal tweeted on Thursday. The CM’s Twitter handle has over 247,000 followers while he himself follows 26 handles including those of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union home minister Amit Shah and defence minister Rajnath Singh.