Fact check: Did Indian Army side with farmers during protest in viral video?

Published on Oct 11, 2021 12:22 PM IST
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Amid the ongoing farmers’ protest, a video has been circulating on social media. The viral video claims that Indian Army soldiers were protesting with farmers. An army official clarified that the video is ‘fake news’, reported news agency ANI. “A video is circulating on social media showing Indian Army jawans standing with civilians under a tent saying that Punjab regiment soldiers are protesting with some farmers. This is fake news,” said the official. He added, "Ex-servicemen of the unit had arranged tea for the serving personnel while they were moving from one location to another." Watch the full video for more.

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