New Delhi. Every day something new is happening after the social media platform Twitter was acquired by the world’s richest person Elon Musk. As soon as he became the owner of Twitter, he first dismissed CEO Parag Agrawal and the entire board. Now they are showing the way out to a large number of employees. Let us tell you that Twitter has started laying off employees in India as part of its plan to reduce the workforce globally.
Significantly, Elon Musk last week fired Twitter’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Parag Agarwal, as well as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and some other top officials. He did this soon after he acquired Twitter. After this many people of top management resigned.
Twitter lays off employees in India. Layoffs in marketing, communication and some other departments: Sources pic.twitter.com/Jq4z2lIxwI
— ANI (@ANI) November 4, 2022
people getting emails
Musk has now launched massive layoffs to reduce the company’s global workforce. An employee of Twitter India said on the condition of anonymity that the layoffs have started. Some of my colleagues have received email about this. Another source said the layoffs have affected a significant portion of the Indian team.
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There may be a reduction in the number of employees by up to 75%
However, the full details of the layoffs are not yet available. Twitter India did not respond to the queries raised in this regard through email till the time of writing the news. Even before Musk’s acquisition of Twitter, there was talk that he would cut the number of employees at the social media company. In some reports, it has even been said that he will reduce the number of employees by 75 percent.
layoffs in these departments
Due to the reduction in the number of employees, the engineers working in all other verticals in the company have been affected by it. Sources said that Twitter has completely sacked the marketing and communication department in India. Sources said the new owner of the social media platform, Elon Musk, has cut workforce around the world to fix Twitter’s financial situation and make its $44 billion acquisition viable.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : November 04, 2022, 20:25 IST