Twitter India MD says parent body Twitter Inc has no share holding in his company

BENGALURU: Twitter India is an independent entity as its parent company Twitter Inc does not have a single share in it, Twitter India managing director Manish Maheshwari claimed in the Karnataka high court on Thursday.
The submission was made during the hearing by a single judge bench on a petition by Maheshwari, challenging the notice issued by Uttar Pradesh police, seeking his personal appearance as part of its probe into a communally sensitive video uploaded by a user on the Twitter platform.
The order by Justice G Narendra is expected to be pronounced on Friday.
As Justice Narendar sought to know whether the US- headquartered Twitter Inc could be called as a parent company, Maheshwari’s counsel C V Nagesh said, “Twitter Inc is a parent company.
We have absolutely nothing to do with that (Twitter Inc).
It (Twitter India) is an independent organisation and independent institution.”…

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