Tharoor, who has always managed to impress followers with his distinctive choice of words, took to micro-blogging site Twitter and put on a lovely tweet experessing his gratitude to viewers for joining his Facebook live.
"Delighted to have 20,000 live viewers for my #FacebookLive at lunchtime on New Year's Day! Those whom missed it can view it at leisure on Facebook," the politician wrote.
While most of the followers failed to point out any error in the same, Suhel Seth, who is famous for slamming people for their incorrect English on social media, was the first person to make fun of Tharoor.
Criticising Tharoor's grammatical knowledge Suhel wrote, "Happy New Year. And those ‘who’ missed it😂😂😂🙏🙏🙏 or those ‘of’ whom...🙏🙏🙏."
Happy New Year. And those ‘who’ missed it😂😂😂🙏🙏🙏 or those ‘of’ whom...🙏🙏🙏 https://t.co/WvrjAf4JdA— SUHEL SETH (@suhelseth) January 1, 2018
Meanwhile, Indian actor and Singer Adnan Sami, too, left no stone unturned to take a dig at Tharoor and the sarcasm went on.
Slam dunk!👊😂— Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) January 1, 2018
While some of Tharoor's followers are still wondering about the incident, rests are finding it hard to get over the biggest irony on Twitter.
Here's Special edition of #Wren&Martin out for Mr. Tharoor's vocabulary!! 😂— Harshavardhan Date (@Harshu_13) January 2, 2018
However, it seems like even the best of the best slip up sometimes and get trapped in their own game.
Finally there is someone who has not only understood but found mistake in Dr Tharoor’s english 😂🤣😂🤣🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽— C M Sharma (@CMSharmaG) January 1, 2018
Just heard @suhelseth caught it too! All thanks to hasty typing -- should have re-read and deleted but was rushing. Another "hoong hats" moment: Teaches me a lesson to check before pressing "Tweet" https://t.co/sVgh8JI9aF— Shashi Tharoor (@ShashiTharoor) January 2, 2018
You are adorably kind...happy New Year😂😂 https://t.co/eTPsAVdLeo— SUHEL SETH (@suhelseth) January 2, 2018