An edited photo of Delhi government advertisement is viral on WhatsApp. It’s about government aid to recent Delhi Riots victims. The viral image falsely claims the monetary aid is offered to Muslim riot victims only.
The edited image below is viral with word “Muslim” written in brackets highlighted by a hand drawn circle.
The following post by a Facebook user ‘Nikhil Joshi’ (now deleted but archived) had more than 1200 shares
— अमन दक्ष (TRH) 🇮🇳 (@AmanDaksh7) March 3, 2020
देशवासियों दिल्ली दंगा पीड़ित जनता में
भी भेद कर दिया @AamAadmiParty ने
इसमें भी मुस्लिम को विशेष बनाकर हिन्दुओं
को दोयम दर्जे का बना दिया??
— भवानी सिंह TPN❗ (@Real_Bannaji) March 3, 2020
This advertisement was printed on 29th Feb 2020 in Many NewsPapers. The word “Muslim” has been added digitally for spreading Fake News. This scheme was not related to any religion but was for all riot victims.
Below is the original Photo which has been edited and made viral.
Newspaper – Dainik Jagran
Aam aadmi Party posted in on their verified Facebook Page
Zee News –