Singer Shreya Ghoshal today reacted to trolls on Twitter digging out her old chats with the new Twitter CEO, Parag Agrawal, whom the singer called her “bachpan ka dost” (childhood pal) in a found tweets.
Shreya went up to the eighth grade at the Atomic Energy Central School No 4 in Rawatbhata where she was a classmate of Agrawal.
Social media users found old exchanges between the two. One of the chat threads happened to be a general exchange about how they were doing in life.
The other one is a tweet from Agrawal, which read: “Nice DP, kya haal chaal hain (sic) [Nice DP. How’s it going?]”
Shreya is seen to have replied: “Arre yaar tum log kitna bachpan ka tweets nikaal rahe ho. Twitter had just launched. 10 years pehle! We were kids! Dost ek dusre ko tweet nahi karte kya? Kya time pass (sic) chal raha hai yeh (You are digging out tweets from our childhood years. Do friends not tweet to each other? Why are you indulging in this pastime)?”
The singer had congratulated her friend on his milestone too.
“Congrats Parag Agrawal. So proud of you! Big day for us, celebrating this news,” she tweeted.
Ghoshal and Agrawal’s have been friends for decades. In 2010, the singer had asked fans to wish her “bachpan ka dost” (childhood friend) on social media.
“Hey all! Found another bachpan ka dost! Foodie and traveller… A Stanford scholar! Follow @paraga. It was his b’day yesterday! Wish him pls.”
To which, Agrawal replied: “Aila. You are influential. Followers and Twitter messages flooding in.”