LAHORE – Twitter on Saturday suspended the account of Punjab Chief Minister Spokesperson Dr Shahbaz Gill over ‘violation of rules’ and regulations of the social media plate farm.

Dr Gill had nearly 48,000 followers on his account.

However, the spokesperson said that his account was suspended after being hacked by an unknown individual/group, adding that the hacker(s) changed the account’s password.

Micro-blogging administration had also been suspended the account of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi a few months ago on the request of the government of Pakistan.