Koo is suppirting leaders in the region gain traction with people in their mother tongues Honourable CM of Assam, Shri Himanta Biswa Sarma who launched Assamese on Koo and Member of the Assam Legislative Assembly & former CM of Assam – Shri Sarbanda Sonwal – also joined Koo.
Chief Minister of Tripura, Biplab Kumar Deb, Chief Minister opened his account on Koo with a tribute to renowned music director and singer Rahul Devvarman on his birthday. He went on to post updates on the status of COVID-19 vaccinations in the State. Follow him on Koo at @bjpbiplab.
Mr. Deb was been the State President of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Tripura from 2016 to 2018. He led the BJP to victory in the 2018 Legislative Assembly Election. Currently the BJP is in the news as the Tripura Cabinet faces an imminent reshuffle and new members are likely to be introduced in the Cabinet soon.
Welcoming Mr. Deb to Koo, Aprameya Radhakrishna, Founder & CEO of Koo said, “Shri. Deb joining Koo has created an opportunity for the people of Tripura to interact with him in their own language. With his presence on the platform, we expect many other prominent people in the region to join and create invaluable interactions.”
Mayank Bidawatka, Co-founder of Koo said, “We welcome Shri. Deb to Koo. The reason the platform was created was to enable the people of India to interact with their leaders and heroes – and we are glad to see more and more states of India being part of this growth. Citizens like to stay connected with political leaders and parties to get latest updates first hand from them, in their mother tongue. It is something no other online platform offers.”
Koo is a micro-blogging platform for opinions voiced in Indian languages; a trusted local space for Indians to connect, comment and engage, making it a people-first platform. The app has several other persons of repute from the region, including Mary Kom, Himanta Biswa, Bhaichung Bhutia and Kiren Rijiju. It is a one-of-its-kind platform that resonates with the voices of Indians.
How to Download Koo: The app is available for users to download on the mobile App Store. Users have the option to register using either their mobile number or email ID. Once registration is complete, they can follow their favourite celebrities, athletes, politicians, entertainers and thought leaders on Koo. Koo empowers users by allowing them to communicate in their native languages, should they wish to.