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Even users without a Twitter account will be able to follow the buzz surrounding the World Cup on the social network
Given the popularity of cricket in India, both social networks are keen to boost user acquisition and engagement by providing extensive coverage of the event.
With Twitter increasingly becoming a political proponent in India, the government seems to be stepping up its assault to curb free speech.
Effective immediately, anyone with a mobile phone in India can follow @iamsrk on Twitter by dialing (or giving a missed call) at 09015500555.
SMSGupshup, India’s Twitter has launched developer platform for developers to build SMS-based widgets and services.