Fact Check: Video of man praying on road is from Turkey, not London

News Claim: A video circulating on social media claiming that London is in grip of Islam is not true. The video is from Turkey

Social Media Claims:  लंदन इस्लाम की चपेट में


London in the grip of Islam

London in the grip of Islam, London, which ruled half the world 75 years ago, is trapped in the clutches of Islam today….watch a lonely Mullah offering Namaz on a busy London street

News Verification: The video shared on social media showing a man praying on a busy road is from Turkey and not London as claimed in the viral video.

On further searching for the video we found an article published on ensonhaber, the article states, a man on the Istanbul E-5 highway began to pray, ignoring the passing of vehicles.

Currently, London has a 14.4 % percent Muslim population, whereas 49.4 percent of the population is Christians.  

News Verdict ayupp.com: Video from Turkey

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Chetan Sharma is an Indian fact-checker and news writer, writing news for Ayupp since 2014.

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