Users around the world reported that the website went offline on Monday.
The micro-blogging site, when opened, said "Something is technically wrong".
Several people on social media went into panic mode after Twitter faced shut down on Tuesday evening.
Twitter had then put out a response message on the outage. Apart from normal citizens, the micro-blogging site is famously used by Bollywood personalities, politicians, political parties, and other government portals.
Twitter's Support handle had tweeted, "Some users may have recently experienced issues accessing Twitter on mobile & web". Surprisingly, users were able to read and post new tweets using Tweetdeck, official website from Twitter.
The DownDetector website has reported a sharp spike in the number of problems with the site around 3 p.m. United Kingdom time.