India, June 14 -- Blasting billionaire Elon Musk over his decision to hide likes on social media platform X, former US President Donald Trump's relative called out the Tesla CEO.

After purchasing Twitter for $44 billion in 2022, Musk has implemented several changes in a bid to make the platform a "digital public square".

X began hiding likes from users' publicly visible accounts on June 12, one day after Musk said on the platform that it's "important to allow people to like posts without getting attacked for doing so!"

Nevertheless, several users have criticised this move, including the niece of Donald Trump, Mary Trump.

Taking to X on the day the move was implemented. Mary wrote: "I didn't think it was possible, but the latest 'impro...