As the news of the cricket god Sachin Tendulkar being nominated to Rajya Sabha was flashed by the news channels, the Twitter world was abuzz with tweets which were both funny and quirky. Sachin Tendulkar is the first sports personality to have been recommended the seat in the Upper House.
Here are some of those tweets.
Congress hiring Sachin to place Lokpal bill on the Rajya Sabha table. @tosifahmed— Manish Gupta (@guptaman2009)
Brick- bats will now have a new meaning in Parliament when #Sachin goes to RS— Shaili Chopra (@shailichopra)
How can you nominate god...if he wants he can be president #sachin— doesn't matter (@beyond_repair)
Sachin Tendulkar...right person, wrong place #RajyaSabha— anjan22 (@anjan22)