Sportsman Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma have given everyone around the country some serious couple goals. But, this has also lead to fake news trending on social media with the hashtag #VirushkaDivorce.
#VirushkaDivorce Fake News?
Recently, people started circulating an article on social media by Times of India. This article emphasized on Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma parting ways.
But, there was one thing people forgot to check before sharing the article – the date it was published. The TOI article making its rounds on social media was published on February 9, 2016. Hence, the details about their relationship coming to an end were taken out of context and circulated on social media platforms like Twitter.
The Reactions on Social Media
When people started to realize this was, in fact, fake news, memes started flooding in. Here are a few Tweets we found online:
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