Twitter fact-checks: Kiren Rijiju’s tweet on welcome to arunachal pradesh
BJP Minister, Kiren Rijiju who is the prevailing State Minister of Youth Affair and Sports lately used to his Twitter account to share a beautiful picture revealing people the attraction of Arunachal Pradesh.
The image that we are discussing was shared with the titled, “Come to amazing Arunachal Pradesh. You might get to click like this in the early morning!”
The capture points 6 gorgeous Hornbill birds squatting on a branch. Nevertheless, there was some genuine mistake in the caption of the tweet and netizens were very responsive to point it out.
While some of the remarks on the string said that the picture was excellent, the remaining annotations on the tweet were fixing the diplomat, stating that the photograph is not from Arunachal Pradesh, instead, it is from West Bengal.
That is not all, the observations are also asking the diplomat to give proper acknowledgments to the photographer. One Twitter user, Uzair Hasan Rizvi wrote, “Photo is clicked by @setusunnu who is a member of The Himalayan Club. Also, it’s clicked in Mahananda wildlife sanctuary, West Bengal NOT Arunachal Pradesh.”
Another user, Manish Kumar Das inscribed, “Amazing photo. Please give credit to the photographer as well. Thank you.”