Fact Check: A news from Telangana’s Sangareddy is being circulated with misleading claim that Three fruit vendors belong to minority community were thrashed and forced to consume alcohol because of their religious identity. According to the police incident was not a hate crime but a result of a dispute over the fruit prices. Case has been registered on the complaint of fruit vendors, further action being taken. Nothing to do with religion.
Source: India Today
INTENT: Religious extremists and religious hate propaganda spreaders, self proclaimed journalists spreading fake news to create communal tensions in the state.