No, the Sweden Riot Did Not Start Because Muslim Man Raped Minors

Indian social media is abuzz with the posts related to the riots that erupted in Sweden. A hashtag #swedenriots has already garnered more than two hundred thousand tweets.  Many users shared photos and videos of the riots with a claim that the riots were started after a Muslim man raped and tortured two minors and […]

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Was Tricolor hoisted at Lal Chowk in Srinagar on the occasion of India’s 74th Independence Day? Know the truth…

India’s 74th Independence Day was celebrated on 15th August. In this context, a picture has been circulated on social media forums in which we can see the tricolor hoisted at Lal Chowk in Srinagar, the capital of Jammu and Kashmir. This picture claims that the tricolor was hoisted on the occasion of the 74th Independence […]

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Can the smoke from the cremation of COVID-19 victims spread virus?

Through some posts on social media, it is being claimed that the coronavirus infection can be spread by smoke and ash during the funeral procedure of the coronavirus victim. Archive Link A protest took place in a municipality area of ​​Kerala’s Kottayam district over a corpse, when local residents of Muttabalam town stopped the cremation […]

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The video of an accident between a helicopter and a truck is from Brazil, it has no relation with Punjab

A video is going viral on social media in which we can see a truck and a helicopter colliding with each other. Through this video, it is being claimed that this video is of an accident at Ratan Singh Chowk in Amritsar, Punjab. In the video, we can see the rotating blade of a helicopter […]

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Did Indian residents in Spain carry out a procession ahead of the construction of the Ram temple?

There is a wave of misleading information on the social forums as the foundation stone (Bhoomi Pujan) of the Ram Temple was laid in Ayodhya on 5th August. In this context, a video on social media is doing the rounds, in which a group of people with foreigners can be seen carrying out a procession […]

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The video from a mock drill in Karol Bagh, Delhi, being circulated as a real incident.

This video that is going viral on social media shows an encounter between the police and terrorists in Karol Bagh, Delhi.  The video claims that a terrorist has been arrested in Ghaffar market of Delhi’s Karol Bagh.  In the viral video, a PCR van belonging to the Delhi Police can be seen standing in front […]

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The news of the resignation of Bihar’s DGP Gupteshwar Pandey is fake.

Amidst the ongoing police tussle over the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput and the handing over of the investigation to the CBI, a claim is being made on social media through sensational news that the DGP of Bihar, Gupteshwar Pandey has resigned from his post. Maurya News18 was the first to publish this […]

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Video of 2011 Tsunami in Japan Goes Viral As Recent Floods in China

A video showing a massive flood engulfing the city roads have been doing rounds on social media. Many users are claiming that this video is of the recent flood situation in China. Some even took this as an opportunity to express their anger towards China by saying that it is Nature’s revenge on China for […]

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The picture of crossing the river hanging from a rope is old and it has no relation with India.

On social media, we can see a viral picture in which  some school children are seen crossing a river with the help of a rope. This picture has been posted sarcastically and labeled ‘development model of Uttarakhand government’ on social media forums. The title of the post reads, “These pictures are from the same country […]

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Video of a couple swimming inside a house full of water is from Prayagraj and it is an old video.

Due to torrential rains in Delhi and its surrounding areas, many posts are going viral on social forums. One such post shows a video on how the homes of people have become swimming pools due to the negligence of the present Kejriwal government in Delhi. In the video, we can see a woman swimming by […]

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