Micro-blogging site Twitter was flooded with memes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘sleeping’ in the Parliament, with hash-tag #PMJetLag making to the top trending list.
While the tweets and pictures of PM Modi sleeping in the parliament started to spread like wildfire…
— Jimmy (@Dukhi_Aatmaa) November 26, 2015
— ツSonal ♡ (@SonalMehra_) November 26, 2015
— Arun Mysore (@arunmsk) November 26, 2015
…NaMo brigade came into action and started to come out in defence of the PM
— The VVIP (@MrVVIPAK) November 26, 2015
— ACHARYA ROHIT RANA (@ACHARYAROHITRAN) November 27, 2015
There were also many others who went a step further and stated the hash-tag AAP-Congress propaganda, directed at tarnishing PM’s image.
— Sandesh Parkar (@SandeshParkar) November 27, 2015
— Common Sense (@CommonSense___) November 27, 2015
One look at the video and we can see that the Prime Minister was in fact not sleeping.
However, one also cannot deny that he was constantly looking down, which seems to have given ‘Twitter Trolls’ enough ammo to make fun of him.
It is not the first time that a famous personality has been “trolled” in India.
Here are few examples:
When actor Alok Nath got trolled:
When actress Anushkha Sharma got trolled:
Or Actress Alia Bhatt:
And in the Political circle:
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi:
AAP Leader Arvind Kejriwal: