Fact-Check :Was there any ambulance stuck at PM Modi’s rally in Gorakhpur?
Recently, Prime Minister Modi addressed a rally at Gorakhpur after inaugurating three projects. These projects include: a fertilizer plant, an AIIMS and the new building of Regional Medical Research Centre (RMRC) of ICMR.
A huge mob came to attend the rally of Prime Minister Modi. In the midst of this, a video got viral which claimed that an ambulance with a critical accident patient is stuck in PM Modi’s rally. The video was posted by SwagReport and was shared a lot.
An ambulance with a critical accidental patient is stuck in PM Modi's rally in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. 3,000 government buses have been deployed to mobilize huge crowd for Prime Minister's rally.
Report by @SwagReport
Reporter: @anmolpritamND pic.twitter.com/R6TxufAQLw
— SWAG Report (@SwagReport) December 7, 2021
After with some searches and fact check analysis on the topic by our team, here is what we found. When the video came into Gorakhpur Police knowledge they replied the video asking for more information, so they could dig more on the issue.
कृपया अपना मोबाईल नम्बर, नाम दे तथा उक्त एम्बूलेंस किस जगह पर फसी है लोकेशन बताए।
— Gorakhpur Police (@gorakhpurpolice) December 7, 2021
After checking thoroughly, the police tweeted on the issue stating that there was no jam or ambulance stuck at Mohaddipur intersection. Moreover, the number given to the police was switch off.