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Photos of PM Modi with four different political leaders is going viral on social media. In these photos, PM Modi is seen with UP CM Yogi Adityanath, Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat, Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sharma and Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla. People on social media claim that PM Modi met with these four leaders on the same day and changed his clothes for all four meetings.
Twitter user Muhammad Sajid Faizi has posted four pictures related to PM Modi in a tweet on June 12, 2021. In these pictures, PM Modi can be seen with Yogi Adityanath, Tirath Singh Rawat, Najma Heptulla and Himanta Biswa Sharma. Translation of one of the tweets in English says, "Today 4 BJP leaders met PM Modi. Observe Prime Minister's clothes in all four pictures. Modi is doing a fashion parade when half of the country's population is fighting hunger, infection, unemployment, inflation, and death. Dear voters, you have made a cool man our Prime Minister". Twitter user Shubham Yadav also made the same claim by posting these four pictures in a tweet on June 12.
When we searched this viral claim on Facebook with the same caption, we found that many people shared these photos with the same claim.
PM Modi changed his clothes four times a day for meetings with four different leaders.
The viral claim is false.
We used reverse image search using Google Images on each of the viral photos, and we found that the claim that PM Modi wore four different outfits in a single day is false.
First picture: PM Modi with UP CM Yogi Adityanath
Using Google reverse image search tool, we found this picture in a report published on June 11, 2021, on the NDTV website. The report says on June 11, UP CM Yogi Adityanath met PM Modi during his Delhi visit. We also found this picture on the official Twitter handle of UP CM Yogi Adityanath. The tweet can be seen below here.
Second picture: PM Modi with Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat
Using Google reverse image search tool, we found this image in an article published on the India TV website on June 8, 2021. The report says Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat met with PM Modi on Monday, June 7, to apprise him of the COVID-19 situation in the state.
PMO's official Twitter handle also tweeted the photo of the interaction of that day. The tweet can be seen below here.
Third image: PM Modi with Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla
Using Google reverse image search tool, we found this image on the official handle of PMO. The information about this meeting, which took place on June 10, 2021, was shared from the official Twitter handle of PMO. The tweet can be seen below here.
Fourth picture: PM Modi with Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sharma
Using Google reverse image search tool, we found this image on the website of North-East Live. A report published on this website on June 2, 2021, using this picture, states that on Wednesday (June 2), Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sharma met PM Modi. The official handle of Himanta Biswa Sharma has also given information about the meeting between the two leaders by tweeting this picture on June 2, 2021. The tweet can be seen below here.
PM Modi met with these four leaders not on one day but different days. Hence, the claim of changing four clothes in a single day is false.
This claim has earlier been fact-checked by Boomlive.
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