Fact Check: No, Man In Viral Video Is Not BJP Leader Umesh Singh
In the backdrop of the ongoing farmers' protests in Delhi, a video of a man being beaten by a group of people while a policeman is detaining him has gone viral.
The video claims that BJP leader Umesh Singh was trying to malign the farmers' protest by sloganeering, "Pakistan Zindabad", hence people started beating him. "किसान आंदोलन में शामिल होकर पाकिस्तान जिंदाबाद के नारे लगाते भाजपा नेता उमेश सिंह को किसानों ने पकड़कर जूतों से मारा..किसान आंदोलन को बदनाम करने की साजिश | (BJP leader Umesh Singh, joined the farmers' movement and started raising Pakistan zindabad slogans. He was caught by the farmers and beaten with shoes. He did so to malign the farmers' protest)."