Indian High Commission Kenya tweets photoshopped images of Indians doing Yoga; Says sorry
Brief Outline: The Indian High Commission In Kenya tweeted a photo shopped Image of yoga Session in the foothills of Mount Kenya, which turns out to be fake.
Facts Check: Fake
Viral news Examples:
At most sacred spot in Kenya: the Indian community of Nyeri celebrated the 4th #IYD2018 at the foot of #MtKenya yesterday/
Hire some bhakt😅 pic.twitter.com/hYQYVXZNo6— Siona Gogoi (@AtomicBlow) June 18, 2018
Facts Check Analysis: The tweet shared by the Indian High Commission In Kenya turned out to be photo shopped. The Kenya Indian High Commissioner later apologized for this mistake and latter tweeted
We apologize for sharing an unverified/ edited photo of Yoga at the foot of Mt Kenya, which was sent to us by a community member.
We apologise for sharing an unverified/ edited photo of Yoga at the foot of Mt Kenya, which was sent to us by a community member.— India in Kenya (@IndiainKenya) June 18, 2018
The image shared by the Indian High Commission can be easily found on the Google search.
It was too late before twitter users shared the original image, many claiming that the clouds did not move a inch in all the yoga. Twitter users were quick to point out the gaffe.
Power of Yoga.— #At Least One Should Die# (@richard49step) June 18, 2018
Not even clouds moved an inch.😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/n2bJ6qWqyI
I am shocked to see that one of the official page of MEA is posting photoshopped image.— Gaur (@borntudor94) June 18, 2018
This is utterly disgraceful.
This is how u ppl want to project India in world.
Idiots of d highest order @IndiainKenya !!— Jessen (@iamjkv) June 18, 2018
Modi Ko khush karte-karte yeh log India ka Naam le dubega..!!
BJP stooges manages each and every official SM handles of Govt of India & they suck at that tooo..!! https://t.co/JhQqhhFwl0