Smriti Irani fired a retaliatory salvo at the Congress vice president with a tweet, "Look who is talking about being overrated". The tweet was accompanied by a smiley.
Leading by example is clearly overrated https://t.co/EZa4cjp04n— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) April 22, 2017
Look who is talking about being over rated :-) https://t.co/5bOpFHTMj0 — Smriti Z Irani (@smritiirani) April 22, 2017Irani has had frequent run-ins with Gandhi ever since she unsuccessfully contested from the Amethi Lok Sabha seat in 2014 against the Congress leader. The prime minister actively uses the social media to connect with the public and is the most followed leader on Twitter and Instagram in the country. Modi has 29.3 million followers on Twitter and has emerged as the most followed world leader on photo-sharing app Instagram with a whopping 6.9 million followers, surpassing US President Donald Trump.