Placeholder canvas

This tunnel is not from J&K; here’s the fact check


A picture of a tunnel-bridge is making rounds on social media which is claimed to be from Jammu-Udhampur highway.

The caption of the picture read: “Not Europe. …..its Jammu – Udhampur NH-1 J&K State.”

ALSO READ: Fact Checked: It was not RaGa’s aide who slapped Hardik Patel

At the time of filing this report, the above post was shared by 800 users on Facebook.


Team of fact-checkers at NewsMobile checked the above post and found that it was factually false.

The caption said “Jammu – Udhampur NH-1″, which is incorrect because India’s National Highway 1 starts from the national capital Delhi to Attari in Punjab near the India–Pakistan border and NH 1 doesn’t pass through Jammu, Udhampur is not.

Also, on observing the direction in which the cars are moving, it becomes clear that cars are left-hand drive. Whereas India is a right-hand drive country. This proves that this is not from India.

Moreover, when we put the picture through Reverse Image Search on Yandex, we found the same picture and it was from Portugal.

The huge bridge is built in Portugal’s Madeira.

Therefore, it is proved that the above picture is not from India.

If you want to fact-check any story, WhatsApp it now on +91 88268 00707

Error: Contact form not found.

Click here for Latest News updates and viral videos on our AI-powered smart news


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:



More like this

2 Dead As Ceiling Grille Collapses At Greater Noida Mall

New Delhi: At least two people were killed, and...

PM Modi’s 10-Day Tour Across India: 29 Programmes In Twelve States, UTs

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to...

Shehbaz Sharif Elected As Pakistan’s Prime Minister For Second Time

Islamabad: Amid disruptions by opposition members, the Pakistan National...

Indian Navy Embraces Tradition: Introduces Kurta-Pyjama At Naval Officers’ Mess

New Delhi: In a significant move, the Indian Navy...