Fact Check: Did Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey resign from his position? Here's the truth

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Amid the ongoing mystery regarding the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, a piece of sensational news has been circulating on social media with claims that Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey has resigned from his position.

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 FACT CHECK 

NewsMobile fact-checked the above claim and found it to be false.
We checked his Twitter handle, where he has explicitly clarified that it is just a rumour and he has not submitted his resignation.
“A news portal of Bihar has created a sensation by running a piece of false news about my resignation from my job. What level of journalism would you call it?, ” he tweeted in Hindi. ( Translated by Google translation)


We checked and found that the news was originally shared by Maurya News18. However, after IPS Gupteshwar Pandey issued a clarification, the publication updated the article and apologised for the gaffe.

Hence, based on the above information, we can conclude that the viral news is fake.

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