A post is being shared on social media with a claim that the name of iconic Mughal Gardens at Rashtrapati Bhavan has been changed to Dr. Rajendra Prasad Garden.
Here’s the link to the above post.
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NewsMobile fact checked the post and found the claim to be false.
We ran a Google search but did not find any credible news report to support the viral claim.
We checked the official website of Rashtrapati Bhavan and found that it still reads Mughal Gardens. And there was no information regarding the name being changed.
The Press Information Bureau, in a tweet also confirmed that the claim is false.
“The claim is false. No such decision has been taken by Central Government,” they tweeted.
— PIB Fact Check (@PIBFactCheck) August 21, 2020
Hence, the fact check proves that the viral claim is false.
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