Fact Check: Did SPG shoot a beggar to protect Rajiv Gandhi in 1986?
Evidently, a lone gunman made an abortive bid to assassinate Rajiv Gandhi. The claim that the SPG shot at a beggar is false. No one died in the firing.By Misha Rajani Published on 11 Jan 2022 10:19 AM GMT
Claim Review:SPG shot a beggar when former PM Rajiv Gandhi attended the anniversary celebration of the late Mahatma Gandhi at the Rajghat in 1986
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