12/04/2016 8:45 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Twitter Is Having Too Much Fun Because Gurgaon Has Been Named Gurugram


On Tuesday, the Haryana Government decided to rename the Delhi suburb Gurgaon as Gurugram. It's said to be the place's historical name. It is believed that some villages in the area were gifted by the Pandavas and Kauravas to Guru Dronacharya as per the ancient epic Mahabharata. Mewat district has been renamed Nuh.

"Haryana is a historic land of the Bhagwat Gita and Gurgaon had been a centre of learning," a Haryana government spokesman said.

And Twitter thought it was all rather funny.

1. Gurugram sounds like an angry teacher too!

2. Jat's the way ahan, I like it.

3. Gurugram, why you do this?

4. I Saudis tweet and laughed.

5. Instagram jokes won't end it seems.

6. We agree.

7. Puntastic use of words.

8. Yo Yo Honey Singh, you listening?

9. Same.

10. YES!

11. Naam mein kya rakha hai?

12. Because, why not?

13. Oh paaji, gaadi Othello.

14. Oh Guru!

15. I'm outta here.

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