Why is Yash Agarwal happy after being laid off from twitter?


Elon Musk-owned Twitter has started dismissing employees days after firing its top executives. Indian national Yash Agarwal, 25, is one of the employees who has apparently been fired. One of life’s hardest events is losing a job, although Yash appeared to have read it differently. After being sacked, he uploaded a post on Twitter with a happy pic of himself that suggested otherwise. His post includes the hashtags “#lovetwitter” and “#lovewhereyouworked.”

Taking to Twitter, Yash wrote, “Just got laid off. Bird App, it was an absolute honor, the greatest privilege ever to be a part of this team, this culture.” The tweet made by Yash has gained popularity on the social networking platform. It has garnered supportive comments from a number of users on Twitter.

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Yash Agarwal described his position as a Public Policy Associate with Twitter India and South Asia on LinkedIn. For the Policy team in India and South Asia, he worked on campaigns with civil society/NGOs, government interactions with state governments and union ministries, XFN activities surrounding elections, #TwitterForGood, civic integrity, and policy research analytical work during the course of these two years.