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Ex-Twitter worker who deactivated Donald Trump’s account reveals himself

Ex-Twitter worker who deactivated Donald Trump’s account reveals himself
Written by Shilpi Gupta

A German man, Ex-Twitter employee has come forward who shut down the account of the American President, Donald Trump for 11 minutes. However, Twitter official tweet later acknowledged the issue and said, “Earlier today @realdonaldtrump’s account was inadvertently deactivated due to human error by a Twitter employee. The account was deactivated for 11 minutes and has since been restored as soon they can make it possible. We are continuing to investigate and are taking steps to prevent this from happening again” according to the official tweet on November 2.

Ex-Twitter employee, named as Bahtiyar Duysak, now has come in the open to introduce himself and explain what exactly happened on that day. He said that it was accidental and activated the account again. According to Bahtiyar Duysak, the deactivation of Donald Trump’s account was not an intentional move and happened by mistake.

On Wednesday, TechCrunch, the technology news website, published an interview with the Ex-Twitter employee, Bahtiyar Duysak, in which he said that he was a temporary contract worker in San Francisco for Twitter. Bahtiyar Duysak told in an interview video posted online “There are millions of people who would take actions against him if they had the possibility, whereas, in my case, it was just random.”

After Trump’s Twitter account was deactivated, twitter immediately looked into the matter and acknowledged it, also they soon activated the account. Twitter quickly announced that the shutdown of the trump’s account was accidental.

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Shilpi Gupta

Food Technologist by Profession and Blogger by Destiny. love to write articles on food technology, spirituality and social issues.

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