Author: Shreya Chopra

Schools to Re-open from 21st September? Fake forward

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp, etc. are turning into hubs of fake posts and rumors. Recently, a viral WhatsApp message has been circulating on social media wherein it claims that the Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has said that schools will be reopening in a phased manner from September 21. […]

Fake ‘Public Special Defence Personnel Forum’ Advertisement: No Such Organisation Exists.

A fake advertisement has been doing the rounds on social media with a claim that over 500 vacancies are available in “Office of the Special Defence Personnel Forum” in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs. However, after a government fact check, turns out that the advertisement is a fake one. The advertisement contains the so-called “organisation’s” […]

Video of Amitabh Bachan from Nanavati Hospital

A video of actor Amitabh Bachchan acknowledging and appreciating the doctors and staff of Dr. Balabhai Nanavati Hospital is being extensively circulated on various social media platforms and being shared by numerous news institutions, claiming that it is a recent video of the actor’s visit to the hospital after he tested positive for Coronavirus on […]