Fact Check: Know the reality behind the viral video of a lady in a burqa getting hit by the car
In the viral video, the girl in burqa is seen walking on the side of the road. But the car suddenly turns towards her and rams her. The girl is seen walking on the side of the road. A Santro car suddenly turns towards her and rams her. She is flung into the air after being hit by the car.
Many users on social media are claiming it as a deliberate attack on the girl.
@SupportProphetM page on Twitter writes, “A Hindu hits his car with a veiled Muslim and flees in Hyderabad.(Translates Arbi)
هندوسي يضرب بسيارته مسلمة محجبّة ويهرب في مدينة حيدرآباد.#طرد_السفير_الهندي pic.twitter.com/6PjKyU32eu
— الھیئة العالمیة لنصرة نبي الإسلام (@SupportProphetM) July 7, 2022
Another user writes, “Muslim women hit in what appears to be a deliberate vehicular ramming attack in Hyderabad, India.”
Muslim women hit in what appears to be a deliberate vehicular ramming attack in Hyderabad, India. pic.twitter.com/Ea1YsTgcGG
— hurriyatpk (@hurriyatpk1) July 8, 2022
DFRAC reverse searched the video using specific key frames. We found the news of the same incident on the news portal of NDTV.
The headline states, “On Camera, Hyderabad Teen Flung Into Air After Being Hit By Car.” news was of the date 7th july 2022.
The Times of India too covered the same news.
In the report, it is written that a 19-year-old man, who also lives in the same locality and was learning to drive when this happened.
DFRAC found that there was no Hindu Muslim angle to the viral video, neither it was done on purpose. It was clearly an accident.
Claim Review: the reality behind the viral video of a lady in a burqa getting hit by the car.
Claimed by: @SupportProphetM and @hurriyatpk1
Fact Check: misleading