Facts Check: This image is not from Indian Army man freezing
Brief Outline: Our young men also play their duty in 5 Mines Dirdi, and we go to sleep comfortably, they save their lives, Jai Hind Jai India.
Facts Check: Fake
What is Viral?
हमारे जवान -5 माईनस डिर्गी मे भी अपना फर्ज निभाते है , और हम आराम से सो जाते हैं , यह अपना वतन बचाते है ,जय हिन्द जय भारत.
Facts Check Analysis: A facebook photo showing an Indian Army soldier, serving in adversely cold conditions has gone viral on social media.
The post was also shared by individual users on Facebook:
The original video was posted by Jerry Mills, which ultimately led to the most probable original source of the photo. A screengrab from the following YouTube video posted by user Jerry Mills:
The description below the video states that “Meet our legendary local surfer, Dan Schetter, aka Surfer Dan, one of a small group of locals who surf Lake Superior even in the most extreme conditions. This day was really extreme as the wind chill was -30. I was out there capturing footage for my Jerrysim series and almost got frostbite on my right hand trying to capture this moment as well as his ride into shore. His ice beard says it all about the severe cold. Filmed at Presque Isle Park in Marquette, MI, on the southern shore of Lake Superior, in Michigan's magnificent Upper Peninsula.”