Brief Outline: A video floated by Shankh Naad claims that Arvind Kejriwal is ready to support Congress Party in the upcoming Lok Sabha election.

Facts Check: Fake

What is Viral? 

"We are ready to support Congress where they have chances to win"
- Acharya Arvind Kejriwal

He started his journey with fight against corruption & against most corrupt party Congress. But in the end, he is ready to sit in their lap. Poor Anna Hazare got fooled.

Facts Check Analysis:

No Kejriwal never said he is going to support The Congress party, instead he said that the congress party is not going to win a single seat in Delhi, and warned against the division of votes in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Below is the original video from the event, At 3 minutes and 11 seconds in the video. Kejriwal explains the political math that how in 2014 Lok Sabha polls the BJP got 46% votes, AAP got 33% votes and The Congress 15% votes in Delhi.

Kejriwal clearly knows that if AAP has to come back to power in New Delhi, in that case the Congress should not be in the election line up.

The Original video by Kejriwal at a gathering of Imams of mosques, hosted by the Delhi Waqf Board. in Delhi on January 23, 2019.

About The Author

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

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