Hyderabad: A screenshot of a tweet by singer Rihanna has gone viral on social media following a clash between the Grammy-winning singer and Bollywood actress Kanagana Ranaut about the ongoing farmers' protest.

The tweet reads, "I pay the dancers in my show more than her last five films have earned (sic)."


Here is a screenshot of the viral tweet.


Fact Check:

NewsMeter noticed that the username in the viral tweet is @username. Rihanna's Twitter handle is @rihanna.

https://twitter.com/rihanna


We further checked Rihanna's tweets on her official Twitter account and did not find any tweet about Kangana or anything related to her.

It is clear that the viral tweet is FAKE and was not posted by Rihanna.


Claim Review :   Rihanna’s tweet about Kangana
Claimed By :  Twitter Users
Fact Check :  False

Misha Rajani

Misha Rajani is a Fact Checker at NewsMeter. She is currently pursuing her Master's degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from St. Francis College for Women. She has written a thesis on “ Role of social media in highlighting injustice”. Apart from pursuing a career in news writing, Misha is also skilled in graphic designing. You can follow Misha on Twitter @misharajani00

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