Mumbai: Twitter has removed blue ticks from the handles of artists including many social and political figures from around the world for not paying the verification fee.
According to Indian media reports, several Bollywood actors including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra have lost their blue ticks on Twitter for non-payment of verification blue tick fees.
Interestingly, Priyanka’s blue tick has disappeared, but her husband American actor Nick Jonas has a blue tick on his handle.
Many Bollywood, Hollywood and Lolly artists including Alia Bhatt, Hrithik Roshan, Rajinikanth have lost their verification mark on Twitter for non-payment of fees. These actors have millions of followers on Twitter.
It should be noted that Twitter announced that using the platform will only be available upon payment of a Blue Tick fee, which is $8 per month, and made it mandatory to pay. has gone