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Who is Vijaya Gadde, who got caught in the Twitter files controversy, got a salary of 138 crores last year

Washington: Twitter’s new boss Elon Musk has revealed the ‘Twitter Files’. After this revelation, questions are being raised on Twitter’s former legal head Vijaya Gadde. Reportedly, he played an important role in censoring the explosive story related to the laptop of Hunter Biden, son of US President Joe Biden. Apart from this, it is also alleged that Conservative views were censored. Independent journalist Matt Tabby wrote a thread on Friday on former Twitter lawyer Vijaya Gadde. In this he said that he got this information from the internal officials of the company.

In this, he told that a New York Post story was censored. He wrote, ‘The decision was taken at the highest level of the company. But CEO Jack Dorsey didn’t know about it. Former head of law, policy and trust Vijaya Gadde played an important role. Those associated with the Conservative Party have consistently derided Vijaya Gadde’s methods of censorship. Twitter’s new owner and CEO Elon Musk has previously criticized Gadde for censoring Hunter Biden’s posts.

1.38 billion received salary
The Twitter account of the then President Donald Trump was completely banned after the riots in the Capitol on January 6, 2021 in the US. Vijaya’s decision was allegedly behind the closure of Trump’s account. Vijaya Gadde, 48, received a salary of $ 17 million (Rs 1.38 billion) from Twitter last year. When Elon Musk bought Twitter, he addressed his co-workers. During this she kept crying.

was born in India
Lara Cohen, Twitter’s former global partner chief, has described the attacks against Vijaya as malicious. Vijaya Gadde was born in India and moved to America when she was three years old. In 2014, she was named by Fortune as the most powerful woman on Twitter’s executive team. Even during Vijaya’s tenure, she has been accused of banning right-wing Twitter accounts. After the disclosure of Twitter files, there is a demand for action against Vijaya.

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