On 16th May 2009 at 12.09 PM Narendra Modi the then PM candidate of BJP and now to-be sworn in PM tweeted that India has Won. He is the first person to who was born after independence to become PM. This elections set records in many ways. The live tweet is embedded below.
India has won! भारत की विजय। अच्छे दिन आने वाले हैं।
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 16, 2014
When Barack Obama was re-elected his social media team sent out a tweet which Govpreneur covered. The tweet is embedded below.
Four more years. pic.twitter.com/bAJE6Vom
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) November 7, 2012
While he is social media savvy Narendra Modi still has a long way to go in making retweet records. Going forward we can see many more historic moments on twitter. May you live in interesting times.