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#FraudTeresa: Twitter takes a dig at Mother's elevation to sainthood

While lakhs have gathered to witness the ceremony marking Mother Teresa's elevation to sainthood, Twitterati appears to be unhappy with the same. So much so that ahead of the canonisation ceremony in Vatican City, there

India TV News Desk, New Delhi [ Published on: September 04, 2016 13:19 IST ]
Mother Teresa's elevation to sainthood | India TV
Mother Teresa's elevation to sainthood | India TV

While lakhs have gathered to witness the ceremony marking Mother Teresa's elevation to sainthood, Twitterati appears to be unhappy with the same.

So much so that ahead of the canonisation ceremony in Vatican City, there has been a trend by the name #FraudTeresa on the microblogging website for about six hours.

With many questioning her legacy on the social media, it has become a burning topic for today.

From putting forth the issue of conversion to pointing fingers at her charitable works, many took to Twitter to unleash their angst against the Nobel laureate nun.

Here are a few such tweets:

However, many came out in Mother's support too and attacked others for putting her in a negative light:

Pope Francis of the Roman Catholic Church will today declare Mother Teresa as a saint in a grand ceremony in the presence of over a lakh of her followers from all over the world.

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