In recent days, a disturbing video depicting a man brutal assault of woman has been widely shared on social media platforms. However, this video has been accompanied by misleading claims suggesting religious bias and communal disharmony. In this blog, we will delve into the incident, analyze the misleading tweets, examine the fact-checking conducted by D-Intent, and shed light on the true intent behind the circulation of this video. Our aim is to provide an accurate and unbiased account of the incident, without sensationalism or fluff.
A sensitive video emerged online, capturing a man viciously beating a woman with a stick and pulling her hair. The video quickly garnered attention, and along with it came misleading claims that the incident involved a Muslim husband assaulting his Hindu wife. However, upon investigation, it was revealed that the names of the individuals involved were Shivam Yadav (the accused) and Jyoti Yadav (the victim). The incident took place on June 1, under the jurisdiction of the Bakewar police station in Etawah, Uttar Pradesh. It is important to note that this incident has no connection to religion.
- User Arun Rane (@ArunRane9) shared the viral video on Twitter, accompanied by a misleading caption that fueled religious bias and animosity. The tweet wrongly insinuated that this was a case of a Muslim husband assaulting his Hindu wife. Tweet link Archived
- Another tweet, posted by user Alpana Tomar (@alpana_tomar), also perpetuated the false narrative of religious bias by sharing the video with a misleading caption. The tweet further fueled communal disharmony by falsely linking the incident to interfaith dynamics. Tweet link Archived
- User MySanatanDharm (@MySanatanDharm) shared the viral video, adding their own misleading narrative, further amplifying the communal angle. This tweet aimed to target a specific community and incite discord. Tweet link Archived
Fact Checking by D-Intent:
In the midst of the misinformation spread by these tweets, D-Intent conducted diligent fact-checking to unveil the truth behind the viral video. Reliable sources such as Zee News link and Dainik Bhaskar link provided accurate information about the incident. These sources confirmed that the accused, Shivam Yadav, had been arrested, and the authorities were taking further action.
Intent behind the Incident:
The intent behind the misleading tweets and the circulation of this video is deeply troubling. Extremists seek to exploit sensitive situations to fuel religious animosity, create communal disharmony, and target specific communities. The false claims attached to the video aim to divide society and incite hatred, compromising the unity and social fabric of our nation.
In conclusion, it is essential to be vigilant consumers of information in today’s digital age. The incident involving Shivam Yadav and Jyoti Yadav is a case of domestic violence about assault of woman, devoid of any religious or communal bias. By examining the misleading tweets and understanding the intent behind such actions, we can combat the spread of misinformation and contribute to a more harmonious society. Let us prioritize responsible sharing and fact-checking to ensure the preservation of truth and unity.