Reacting to the allegations built by IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, the Congress President took to Twitter to connect with the information leak expenses an “invention” by the BJP.
Difficulty: 39 Indians dead Govt on the mat, caught lying. Solution: Invent story on Congress & Knowledge Theft. Resul… https://t.co/Xw5KZL3OH1
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) 1521693865000
Union Minister Prasad had yesterday questioned Congress’ and its main Rahul’s links to the information analytics organization Cambridge Analytica (CA), which has been accused of illegally mining private information of Fb customers for President Donald Trump for the duration of the 2016 elections marketing campaign.
Prasad claimed Rahul had a range of meetings with Alexander Nix, the now sacked CEO of CA, a organization accused of using “sex, sleaze and pretend news” to affect elections.
“How many moments did Rahul Gandhi and Nix fulfill and what did they talk about? There ended up reports of sudden surge in Rahul’s social media next by using bots. Does CA have any part in developing pretend next of Rahul on social media,” Prasad questioned.
“Will the Congress Bash now depend upon information manipulation and information theft to earn elections?” he even more asked.
This is not just a issue of Congress Party’s association with a rogue information evaluation organization but it is a issue of… https://t.co/Z8Wu6irGxg
— RSPrasad Business office (@OfficeOfRSP) 1521618950000
CA is a British organization which has been in the eye of the storm next an investigation by Britain’s Channel 4 which alleged that the organization mined personal information and facts of 50 million Fb customers for political uses.