[SPAM] Muslims Licking Utensils To Spread Coronavirus


[SPAM] Muslims Licking Utensils To Spread Coronavirus

The old video is shared with the misleading claim of Muslims spreading coronavirus by licking utensils. Please read more about it in the verification section of this article.

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Below post has been circulating on social media.


14 China Muslims hidden at Bihari mosque has been taken to corona virus test by Bihari police. Erode police has caught Thailand Muslim mullahs infected with corona virus.Today Salem Police has caught 11 Indonesian Muslim mullahs at Salem mosque. This video shows that they are applying and putting saliva on spoons, plates and utensils and also they are in the intention of spreading corona virus disease. Nobody knows what’s happening in the Nation




Verification: Old video is shared with false claims

Due to the spread of the Coronavirus in India, a lot of old and unrelated videos and images are shared with false and misleading claims. The video shared is one year old and is being circulated on social media with the claim that a few Muslims are intentionally putting saliva to spoons and plates so as to spread the coronavirus. The same video was also shared last year with claims that Muslims are licking cutlery and plates on Eid before serving food to Hindus

There are links we found that has information about Bohra culture. Few of them mention about the traditional practice of “No Food Wastage”.

Check the links below to know the facts:

The same video is found on Vimeo and is posted last year (2019) which is similar to the video shared with the misleading claim. According to this story, the video is of Bohra community, not Muslim. People of Dawoodi Bohra religion do not waste food.

During a community meal, food is not served until all eight diners are present, because “the portions served are just right for eight”, according to Priya Badshah, a ­Mumbai-based mother-of-two. Each dish is placed in the centre of the thaal and every member pulls his or her share. Bohras have a no-wastage policy. Not a single grain of rice is left on the plate when it is taken away: Read more

There is absolutely no relation between licking of utensils and spread of coronavirus.

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Post Date: 30 Mar 2020

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