Was Pragya Thakur just 4 years old when Babri Masjid was demolished?
Viral Claim: A Viral video post on Pragya Thakur, claims that Pragya Thakur was born in 1988 and was just 4 years old when Babri Mosque was demolished.
Facts Check: False
Viral News in Social Media Twitter/Facebook/WhatsApp/Other Examples:
साध्वी प्रज्ञा की जन्मतिथि: 02/04/1988
बाबरी मस्जिद गिराए जाने की तिथि: 06/12/1992
यानि मात्र चार साल की उम्र ने साध्वी जी ने बाबरी मस्जिद गिरायी, वो भी ऊपर चढ़ कर
फेंकने में तो यह मोदीजी की भी माँ निकली
She was four then. Must have been a precocious child. Inspiration for Chhota Bheem.... https://t.co/WbLrvGWR07— Shekhar Gupta (@ShekharGupta) April 21, 2019
India’s answer to boss baby that would put the adventures of Chota Bheem & Shin Chan to shame. https://t.co/YvsWb0qlNe— Mehbooba Mufti (@MehboobaMufti) April 21, 2019
Facts Check News: The viral video on the social media has close to 30k shares amd thousands of likes on facebook. As per the information given in the video Pragya Thakur was born on April, 1988 and Babri mosque was demolished in 1992., so as per the video Pragya Thakur’s age at the time of demolition was just 4 years. The video wants to prove that what she claimed of the Babri mosque demolition is fake.
As per Pragya Thakur’s affidavit for the Lok Sabha elections 2019., her current age is 49. That means that she was born around 1972. This means she must be around 22 years old at the time of demolition of the Babari mosque.