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Anurag Thakur Undermines Social Media, Twitter Reacts With #ShameOnAnuragThakur

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| December 4 , 2015 , 15:57 IST
[caption id="attachment_158374" align="aligncenter" width="700"]AnuragThakur Trending On Twitter BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said India should recommence playing cricket with Pakistan in order to improve the relations with the country.[/caption] Twitteratis slam BCCI secretary and BJP MP Anurag Thakur for calling to resume bilateral series between India and Pakistan and not to "go only by social media" trends. Following the interview published by a newsportal, a hashtag #ShameOnAnuragThakur has started trending on the twitter. There has already been a very strong opposition by many people against the cricket series between both the nation, on social media. And soon after the latest statement of the BJP MP, the micro-blogging site witnessed the fury of the twitteratis on Friday. Anurag Thakur actually called for resumption of cricket ties with the neighbour country. A hashtag, #NoCricketWithPakistan had already trended last week staging a strong protest against the idea of cricket series between India-Pakistan and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reject the official request for the series. The BJP MP had also said that the social media comments and trends do not entirely reflect mood of the nation. Here are few tweets of the furious twitteratis: Twitter users also shared pictures of soldiers and story of their martyrdom to stage the protest against Thakur. While, few also raised the demand to sack the leader: