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Fact Check: Fake Claim About Narendra Modi Got Viral Again.

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A video is getting viral on the social media platforms of an elderly man playing cricket. Users are claiming that the man in the video is PM Narendra Modi. Moreover, sharing the video aryan____jaiswal____wrote, “@Narendra Modi Playing Cricket.”

Similarly, many users have shared this video on their handles.

Fact Check

Using InVID tool and google image search, we found that the man in the video is not PM Narendra Modi but he is Yograj Singh, Father of famous cricketer Yuvraj Singh. We found a post on his Facebook account wearing the same outfit as was wore by the man in the viral video.

Moreover, Yograj himself is a cricketer. We also found the same video on the Instagram account named

yograjofficial. Along with the video he wrote, “Life is more fun, If you play games . Cricket is my passion . What is your game ? Comment below.”

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Conclusion

From our analysis it is clear that the man in the video is not Narendra Modi but he is Yograj Singh. Hence, the viral claim is false.

Claim: Narendra Modi playing cricket in the viral video

Claimed By: aryan____jaiswal____ and other social media users

Fact Check: fake and misleading

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