Comedian Shyam Rangeela’s Account Taking a Dig at PM Modi Is Fake!
We found several red flags in the said Twitter profile to ascertain that it’s an imposter account.
An imposter Twitter account of comedian Shyam Rangeela has cropped up, with as many as 38,000 people following it at the time of publishing this story.
The Quint’s WebQoof team found several red flags in the said Twitter profile to ascertain that it’s an imposter account, and not an official one.
WHAT IS THE FAKE ACCOUNT TWEETING?
We found that the Twitter account has been sharing several tweets with hashtags like #modi_job_do, #JobKiBaat, and launching attacks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The account has also been tweeting about the upcoming West Bengal elections and the Ram Mandir donation drive.
WHAT WE FOUND OUT
We then found the Twitter ID of @shyamrangela: 1249510577971445762 with the help of Tweetbeaver, an application
Since we had the cached links, we searched for the same Twitter ID on codes of @nidhiyadavsp and @rakeshtikait.
Further, the accounts mentioned are not the official accounts of Samajwadi Spokesperson Nidhi Yadav and Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait. Their official verified handles are @nidhiyadav26 and @RakeshTikaitBKU respectively.
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