[SPAM] Dr Swamy Appeal For Indian Ownership For Indian News Channels And Media Houses
Fake information is shared with the claim that Dr Swamy appealed in Supreme Court for Indian ownership for Indian News Channels and Media Houses.
Below post has been circulating on social media.
*BREAKING NEWS …!*
*Supreme Court gives Notice to the Central Government, against the Appeal of Dr. Subramanian Swamy …!*
*In his Appeal, Dr. Swamy has stated that all News Channels and Media Houses in India should be owned by Indians only …!*
*But the truth is that most of the News Channels and News Magazines are owned by citizens of Saudi Arabia, Italy, USA, UK and Dubai …!*
*Due to this Ownership position, these Media Houses are made to dance to the tune of their Owners, who have hidden the agenda to achieve …!*
*His appeal ends with a Plea that the Supreme Court should pass a suitable Order to end this situation in the interest of the nation …!*
*If the Supreme Court issues a firm and decisive Order in favor of Dr. Swamy’s appeal – ABP, AAJ TAK, NDTV and other similar Channels / News Media will be shut down …!*
*Ever since this situation has been heard, these Media Houses have been shaking their bones …!*
*They are really, really worried …!*
*But, it is a pathetic situation that these Media Houses cannot expose it as flash news in their telecasts or in their printed material …!*
*It is our duty as a true Indian to spread this news to every citizen across the country …*
*VANDE MATARAM … !!!*
Subramanian Swamy has filed an appeal to Supreme Court that all News Channels and Media houses in India should only be owned by Indians.& NOT by Saudi Arabia, Italy, America, Britain and Dubai
SC has sent a notice to Govt on the subject
ABP, AAJTAK, NDTV will be closed
— yogesh rajgor (@RajgorYogesh) December 26, 2018
Verification: Dr Swamy did not appeal to the Supreme Court for Indian ownership for Indian News channel and Media houses
The post with the same message was viral in 2018 and was debunked by the fact-checking organisation The Quint. Now a few more lines are added to the message and are shared on social media. Check4Spam received this message for verification.
Subramanian Swamy Didn’t appeal for Indian Ownership for Indian News Channels and Media Houses.
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has filed a petition before the Supreme Court seeking early hearing of his application to recognise Ram Setu as an ancient historical monument. Check the tweet below:
— Subramanian Swamy (@Swamy39) April 11, 2020
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Post Date: 7 May 2020
Post ID: #76597