A post is being shared on Facebook with a claim that BJP party members have raped a 9-year-old child in Kasganj (UP). Let’s try to analyze the claim made in the post.
Claim: 9 year old child raped by BJP party men in Kasganj (UP).
Fact: Kasganj Police have tweeted that the incident happened last year and the culprit has already been arrested. They have also clarified that the culprit has no political connection. Hence the claim made in the post is FALSE.
When searched on Google regarding this issue, it was found that Kasganj Police have already tweeted regarding this issue. They have tweeted that the child rape incident (shown in the photo) happened last year and the culprit has already been arrested in August-2018. They have also clarified that the culprit has no connection with any political party. Also, no other such rape case has been filed in Kasganj.
कृपया पिछले वर्ष कि घटना को भ्रामक रूप से प्रचारित और प्रसारित न करे #UPPAgainstFakeNews pic.twitter.com/mYlNBXIpLQ— KASGANJ POLICE (@kasganjpolice) September 23, 2019
To sum it up, an old child rape case is being shared with a false narrative.
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