A video of a man praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi is being shared on social media with the claim that the man in the video is a Pakistani Journalist.
“The way a Pakistani journalist described Modi,” the post read. (Translated via Google)
( Original: ಪಾಕಿಸ್ತಾನದ ಪತ್ರಕರ್ತ ಮೋದಿಯವರನ್ನು ವರ್ಣಿಸಿದ ರೀತಿ)
Here’s the link to the above post.
NewsMobile fact-checked the post and found the claim to be false.
We extracted keyframes from the video and put them through Reverse Image Search. The search led us the extended version of the same video, which was uploaded on Aug 14, 2020.
The video was uploaded by Harshvardhan Jain, an Indian motivational speaker.
The viral clip can be seen at 1:44 min of the above video.
We found multiple other videos on his YouTube channel.
Moreover, on his Facebook profile, we found that Harshvardhan has studied from Rajasthan College in Jaipur and is himself a resident of Jaipur.
This proves that the man in the video is NOT a Pakistani journalist but a motivational speaker from India.
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