Viral messages such as:
The posts and tweets were active with the headline “Heart Breaking News”. “Pakistan Test cricketer Yasir Shah died in accident. The BBC reported that Yasir Shah was in the plane at the time of the accident. There was also a picture of a dead man.
“It is with great sadness that one of the greatest spinners in contemporary cricket, Yasir Shah, died in a plane crash. Another was Yasir Shah, one of my all-time favorite bowlers Tweet.
The fact is
However, the rumor that Yasir Shah was in an accident plane was false. The fact behind the news was revealed by the fact-checking website BoomLive.
Object Verification Method
Pakistan’s leading media, Dawn and Geo TV, have released the names of passengers on board the plane. But this does not include the name of one Yasir Shah.
The Pakistan Cricket Board also confirmed that Yasir Shah was not in the plane. The board’s senior manager Raza told BoomLive that the rumors are fake.
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