Below rumour has been spread about Indian soldier and whistle blower Tej Bahadur –
Tej bahadur has been found dead in his unit at samba 80 Bn BSF. BSF ka jawan jo khane ke liye adhikariyo ki quality pe social media pe aawaj uthaya tha marwa diya gaya..durbhagy hai es desh ka awaj uthana maut ka dawat dena....😭😭😭😭😭
R.I.P Tej Bahadur Yadav
Our Analysis – The above news abruptly informs that Tej Bahadur ( Indian soldier who is known to raise concerns about the bad quality of food being served to soldiers) has been found dead in his unit. This post even contains images of the dead soldier.
It was confirmed by quint that it is a fake news -
The image is juxtaposed with the image of Tej Bahadur. BSF spokesman informed The Quint that he is alive –
Tej Bahadur Yadav is hale and hearty. He is currently stationed in Samba district in Jammu and Kashmir.
Shubhendu Bhardwaj, BSF Public Relations Officer .
Even the wife of Tej Bahadur has confirmed the same –
A veteran jawan, who had seen the social media posts, had called me to inquire about my husband. I called him (Yadav) and have spoken with him. He is absolutely fine and is at the station, where he is awaiting the board of inquiry probing charges against and by him.
Sharmila Yadav to Outlook.
Conclusion – Tej Bahadur is hale and hearty and he is fine. The above post is FAKE.
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