Sorry Crypto Stans, the Tweet About India Adopting Bitcoin as Legal Tender Is Fake

Early on Sunday, a tweet appeared on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s account announcing, out of the blue, that the country had adopted bitcoin as legal tender and would be distributing 500 coins, or $24 million at current market prices, to citizens. Sorry to rain on your parade cryptocurrency stans, but the post…

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