Did Rahul Gandhi had beef during breakfast meet in Dubai?
Brief Outline: Rahul Gandhi’s viral news of eating beef at businessman Sunny Varkey’s house that was held at a five star hotel in Dubai is making headline.
Facts Check: Not confirmed
What is Viral?
Rahul Gandhi met Sam Pitroda led delegation today in the Hilton Banquet hall where they had £1500 Breakfast per head & discussed the Poverty pic.twitter.com/FGSHcbezcN— Rishi Bagree 🇮🇳 (@rishibagree) January 11, 2019
So, Janeudhari brahmin eating Ham ? As he is in UAE, An Islamic country, it cant be pork. means beef! pic.twitter.com/BxUCiJP57k— Shash (@pokershash) January 11, 2019
The same photo is viral on Facebook and Whatsapp with a caption, “HERE IS THE SO CALLED DATTARATREYA KAUL BRAHMAN RAHUL GANDHI EATING BEEF IN DUBAI.. ANYTHING ELSE TO BE SAID!!” The caption on the photo also claims that since UAE is an Islamic country, it doesn’t serve pork and hence the meat is beef.Google Advertisement:
Facts Check Analysis:
An Indian National Congress spokesperson confirmed that the breakfast meet “was hosted by Varkey at his personal residence” and not at the banquet hall of a hotel. The details were also tweeted by the official handle of the Congress on January 11.
It could not be confirmed about the dish served in the breakfast.