India is one of Twitter's fastest growing markets

Speaking at the HT Leadership Summit, Twitter VP Global Media, Katie Jacobs Stanton said India is a big market and one of Twitter's fastest growing, and they will be investing more in India. According to its latest quarterly report Twitter had 284 million average monthly active users spanning nearly every country. Users outside the US constituted 78 percent of its active users. Stanton also said India is a growing market which can be ascertained by the fact that the Lok Sabha elections generated around 60 million tweets. Most recently PM Narendra Modi broke the news of President Barack Obama's India visit as the chief guest for the Republic Day celebrations on Twitter.