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No, This Little Girl Did Not Say ‘Chowkidar Chor Hai’

No, This Little Girl Did Not Say ‘Chowkidar Chor Hai’

In the original video the little girl is reading snippets of the Ramayana.

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Claim

This little girl was sitting in the front row and when Prime Minister Narendra Modi called her to speak on-stage, she said, "Chowkidar Chor Hai".

Fact

BOOM found that the voice over saying 'Cholidar Chor Hai' was added to the original video dated September 17, 2016. The specially abled girl was reading snippets of the Ramayana. The event had taken place in Navsari, Gujarat where PM Modi had distributed assistive devices to specially-abled people. The same video was earlier edited in November 2018 to show that she said 'Rahul Gandhi Pappu Hai'.

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Claim

This little girl was sitting in the front row and when Prime Minister Narendra Modi called her to speak on-stage, she said, "Chowkidar Chor Hai".

Fact

BOOM found that the voice over saying 'Cholidar Chor Hai' was added to the original video dated September 17, 2016. The specially abled girl was reading snippets of the Ramayana. The event had taken place in Navsari, Gujarat where PM Modi had distributed assistive devices to specially-abled people. The same video was earlier edited in November 2018 to show that she said 'Rahul Gandhi Pappu Hai'.

  To read more click here

Claim Review : Video Shows Little Girl In Presence Of Modi Say 'Chowkidar Chor Hai'

Fact Check : FALSE

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Anmol Alphonso is a fact-checker with BOOM. He has previously interned at IndiaSpend as a fact-checker and was a reporting intern at Times of India, Indian Express, and Mid-Day. He is a post-graduate diploma holder in journalism from St Paul’s Institute of Communication Education, Mumbai.

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