Fact check: Video of mock drill from Karnataka shared as police capturing a terrorist

A video is being shared on social media with a claim that a terrorist was captured by the police at Hubli bus stand in Karnataka.

“Terrorist at hubli bus stand… Karnataka state,” the post claimed.

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FACT CHECK

NewsMobile fact-checked the post and found the claim to be misleading.

We extracted the keyframes of the video using InViD and then put them through Reverse Image Search. The search led us to a report by Hubbali Times, which suggested that the video in question is of a mock drill that was carried out by the police.

The same was also reported by News18 Kannada.

From the above information, it is clear that the viral video is a mock drill and the claims attached to it are misleading.

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