We almost choked on our dinner! As the Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation at 8 pm today and declared that Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denominations will no longer be valid with effect from midnight, the country was left dumbstruck.

Here's how Twitter reacted to the historic decision:

Here's what Union Minister tweeted Venkaiah Naidu tweeted.

And of course, Chetan Bhagat had the last word.