A screenshot of a tweet attributed to actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha is being shared on social media. The actor is allegedly criticising BJP-led central government in the tweet.
Several Facebook users shared the screenshot of the tweet.
NewsMobile fact-checked the post and found it to be fake.
Firstly, we looked for the Twitter account (@sirshatrughanji) which is being attributed to Sinha, but we couldn’t found this account on the micro-blogging site.
On digging further, we found the verified account of Shatrughan Sinha (@ShatruganSinha). We searched for the viral tweet, but did not find anything related to the above.
Take a look at a comparison between the real vs fake collage of the two accounts.
This means the message which was attributed to Sinha was tweeted from a fake account. Hence, from the above information, we can clearly say that the tweet in question is FAKE.
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