On Wednesday, 21 August, Twitter faced global outage including in India. Twitter services were was down for about an hour, according to the website tracking portal DownDetector.
Several Twitter users complained about the platform not working at around 8 pm on Wednesday.
Down Detector, which monitors service outage of various platform, recorded more than 2,700 complaints about the outage in India.
While some users were unable to see and share tweets on both mobile and web, others received the message: “Cannot retrieve tweets at this time. Please try again later,” reported IANS.
Later a Twitter spokesperson responded to PTI e-mail query saying: “Some people in India briefly experienced issues accessing Twitter due to a network issue impacting Android. We have resolved the problem and the service is running again.”
Twitter is one of the biggest social media platform around the world and is widely used in India. According to the reports Twitter is estimated to have around 3.4 crore users in the India.