Was Rahul Gandhi's Twitter account hacked on Wednesday night? All signs point to the fact that it was. 

Around 8:30 pm the Congress Vice President's Twitter account tweeted a number of abusive tweets directed at himself and the Nehru Gandhi family. 

And it wasn't just that. Even the bio got an unwanted makeover: 

While the abusive tweets were deleted quickly enough, the bio stayed for much longer.

And the Congress's spokespersons on the social media platform were quick to lay the blame: 

But on Twitter there was expectedly little sympathy forthcoming: