Multiple Fake news claims-: A post shared on Social media claims Nagpur District Magistrate Vijay Mankar asking people to throw Gita in the garbage can.
नागपुर के जिलाधिकारी विजय मानकर. हिन्दूओं के धार्मिक ग्रंथ गीता को कचरा के डिब्बे में डालने की बात कही. इसे इतना फैलाओ कि इसे सस्पेंड किया जा सके और जेल भी 👇👇
Facts Check Verdict: True
News Verification: A post shared by many users on Social media and shared over by 10000 times by people claims that Nagpur District Magistrate Vijay Mankar.
It is true information the Nagpur Magistrate indeed made such a statement in May 2017, yet viral again in 2020. Vijay Mankar is the National President of the Ambedkarite Party of India.
The Ambedkarite Party of India is a political party in India based on the ideas of B. R. Ambedkar. The party was founded on April 14, 2013, and has its headquarters in Nagpur. Vijay Mankar is the national president.
In the speech 2017 Mankar said that throw Gita in the garbage can and people believing the principles of Baba Saheb Ambedkar should consider the constitution written by Ambedkar as a national Text or holy book.