Twitter India, on Friday launched a special blue umbrella emoji for its Indian users. It is the first weather-related emoji that Twitter has launched in India.
"We want to celebrate the resilience of the country during the famed Indian monsoon and what better way to do it than with Twitter emojis to bring people closer to shared experiences and delightful conversations," said Viral Jani, Head of Entertainment & TV Partnerships, Twitter India in a statement.
A bright blue umbrella will appear next to the hashtag #Monsoon2017, #Monsoon, #IndiaRains, #Baarish, #MumbaiRains, #DelhiRains, #BengaluruRains #HyderabadRains, #ChennaiRains and #AhmedabadRains, a bright blue umbrella will appear next to the hashtag.
This is how Twitterati reacted to the new development.
.Like how emojis make monsoons happy and safe, despite Potholes, Water Logging, Diseases and Traffic Issues.— Varun Shah (@EEvarun) June 16, 2017
Great effort sir..— à¤à¥à¤à¤¾à¤¨à¥à¤à¤¦à¥à¤° à¤à¤¿à¤°à¤¿ ð© (@Gyan431) June 16, 2017
How will it be safe until govt.resolves mumbai traffic nd roads issues.— Dhara Prajapati (@prajapatidhara6) June 16, 2017
Tweet using the emoji and all the pothole filled roads under the BMC and MMRDA just disappear? Yay!! What an idea, Sirji!— Frank_M (@IAmFrank_M) June 16, 2017
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