Fact Check: Video of cops beating a man for violating COVID lockdown norms falsely linked to protests against Nupur Sharma
Amidst ongoing protests over BJP member Nupur Sharma’s controversial remarks about Prophet Muhammad, a video of an elderly man being beaten by the police has gone viral on social media with the claim that “Hindutva radicalised cops” are assaulting an elderly Muslim protester.By Newsmeter Network Published on 20 Jun 2022 6:15 AM GMT
Claim Review:A video of an elderly Muslim protestor being beaten by the police amidst protests against the Nupur Sharma controversy.
Claimed By:Social Media Users
Claim Reviewed By:Newsmeter
Claim Source:Social Media
Claim Fact Check:False