This photo has circulated in a news report about a raid on an Indian sweet shop that uncovered a rotten dessert

Published on 25/11/2020 at 06:30

A photo has been shared in multiple Facebook and Twitter posts alongside a claim that it shows political party workers in the east Indian state of Bihar dumping Indian sweets after losing an election. The claim, however, is false; the photo has circulated in a news report about a raid by government officials at a sweet shop in the northern state of Haryana which uncovered a batch of rotten dessert.