B-town has indeed found a spectacular way to share its thoughts and has taken to the popular the micro-blogging website, Twitter. Some of the biggest industry members have tweeted their thoughts including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Karan Johar. A short while ago, following the example set by his mentor Karan Johar, newcomer Siddharth Malhotra too logged on to this social networking platform. Welcoming his mentee of Twitter, Karan Johar tweeted, “Sidharth Malhotra on twitter!!! @S1dharthM…..give him love people!!!(sic)” .
Siddharth also announced his arrival on Twitter with a post that said, “hey guys i am no longer a twitter virgin,initially had performance anxiety but what the heck,..thank u for all the SOTY love,big love Sid(sic)”. Now, after having spent a considerable amount of time tweeting away and enjoying a huge following of nearly 66,000 and more! The actor has also been making friends online and has made several contacts with social networking. He is from Delhi and doesn’t know too many people in Mumbai. While because of his film, he has got to know some people in the movie business, he also wants to hang out with some non industry people,” said a source.
“Twitter is like a different family all together. Two weeks ago I gave them an address. Now, I keep getting these beautiful gifts every second or third day. Someone’s giving me a card, girls giving me t-shirts, fans from Bangladesh and all over are sending in their love,” said Siddharth, adding, “It’s so thoughtful of them. I love them all. I get excited and humbled. As we speak, I have one more gift next to me. Thanks to that social medium. I wish I was a more regular at tweeting but I will get there soon. It takes time.”
Catch Siddharth Malhotra and Karan Johar on Twitter by following the handles @S1dharthM and @kjohar25.