Myth Fake news: Images viral on social media showing Matterhorn Mountain in the Swiss Alps lights up with the Indian flag in a show of solidarity.
Its sign that india is going to be world power one day.— Kamlesh Kumar (@Kamlesh___Kumar) April 19, 2020
INDIAN TRICOLOR ON THE MATTERHORN MOUNTAIN 😍🇮🇳
Proud moments💪 pic.twitter.com/6Qphsrm1BQ
Switzerland lights up Matterhorn mountain with the Indian flag in a show of solidarity amid coronavirus darkness Switzerland has expressed solidarity with India in... – youtube.com
News Verification: Switzerland’s Matterhorn mountain lit up with an image of the Indian flag to express solidarity as the world fights the coronavirus pandemic which has killed more than 1.5 lakh people globally.
Narendra Modi tweeted this picture of the Indian tricolor on the Matterhorn mountain. The official account of India in Switzerland tweeted, “INDIAN TRICOLOR ON THE MATTERHORN MOUNTAIN: Indian Tricolor of more than 1000 meters in size projected on Matterhorn Mountain, Zermatt, Switzerland to express Solidarity to all Indians in the fight against COVID 19. A big Thank You to
for the gesture.
The world is fighting COVID-19 together.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 18, 2020
Humanity will surely overcome this pandemic. https://t.co/7Kgwp1TU6A
The Matterhorn is a mountain of the Alps, straddling the main watershed and border between Switzerland and Italy. It is a large, near-symmetric pyramidal peak in the extended Monte Rosa area of the Pennine Alps, whose summit is 4,478 meters high, making it one of the highest summits in the Alps and Europe.
Gurleen Kaur, an Indian Foreign Service Officer in Geneva, too tweeted images of the Matterhorn Mountains.
Switzerland expresses solidarity with India in its fight against #COVID19. Swiss mountain of #Matterhorn lit in tricolour. Friendship from Himalayas to Alps 🇮🇳🏔🇨🇭— Gurleen Kaur (@gurleenmalik) April 18, 2020
Thank you @zermatt_tourism#Together_against_Corona @IndiainSwiss @MEAIndia @IndiaUNGeneva pic.twitter.com/O84dBkPfti
The Indian flag on the Matterhorn, Switzerland's landmark, is intended to express our solidarity and give hope and strength to all Indians. #Hope #Zermatt #Matterhornhttps://t.co/qFjiKuZNsE@MySwitzerlandIN pic.twitter.com/C8Ut0kqfZ1— Zermatt - Matterhorn (@zermatt_tourism) April 18, 2020
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