Sushama Swaraj is named among the top 15 Global Thinkers for ‘Novel Twitter Diplomacy’
The maverick attitude that Sushama Swaraj shows towards helping her countrymen was the main reason for her being on the list. Well, this is something commendable. India’s External Affairs Minister, Sushama Swaraj , who has become known for helping countless people on twitter has been named among the top 15 Global Thinkers.
She has been named among the top 15 Global Thinkers for Novel Twitter Diplomacy. Notably, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the first to congratulate Sushama Swaraj, who is among the company of 14 other notable thinkers including Hillary Clinton and Angela Merkel.
Since she took office, she has worked tirelessly to solve the problems of people, who reached out to her on Twitter on various issues. She even worked for the people while being under treatment in a hospital room.
Here is the tweet of Prime Minister Narendra Modi:
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 14, 2016
Her social media presence is just commendable. She has helped people in getting their passports, and she has even helped people in getting rooms in hospital. One of her actions this year which had turned a lot of heads was facilitating the return of 10,000 migrant workers, who were stranded in Gulf after being laid off.
According to reports, the magazine noted, “In July, Sushama Swaraj, India’s external minister roughly tweeted to 6 million followers that 10,000 workers employed inside the kingdom faced a food crisis.” She has worked so much for the welfare of people that she has earned a nickname for herself on the twitter. People call her “the common tweeple’s leader” for her aggressive use of twitter.
Sushama Swaraj has recently gone through Kidney transplant. She has been from the ICU of Delhi’s AIIMS and it has been informed that she is recovering well.