Author: Shreya Chopra

Nita Ambani’s statement on the Kangana-BMC Controversy

Various Facebook posts have been going around social media, claiming that the Ambani family has come forward offering 200 Cr to rebuild Kangana Ranaut’s office, which had been demolished by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on September 9. The posts which are viral, claim that this statement has been made by Nita Ambani. One such […]

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” […]

Organ Trafficking or a Cremation? fake news spreading like fire amid COVID-19

A number of pictures are being circulated on the internet showing a scenario which looks like a cremation in an electric crematorium, accompanied by a claim that the pictures are of an organ trafficking racket that is running during the COVID-19 pandemic, in Maharashtra. The pictures show a lady and two men executing a cremation […]