A claim has surfaced on the internet in which it is being claimed that Oxford University has started a scholarship under the name of former Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh.
The caption of the post read: “800 Years old Oxford University a started a Scholarship in name of Dr Manmohan Singh. This is worth of an educated man understood and valued by World. Moment of Pride for all INDIANS!!!!”
When Fact Checkers at NewsMobile did a Fact Check, we found that the claim is FAKE.
When we checked Oxford University’s all scholarships list, we did not find any scholarship under his name.
However, we did find a scholarship under his name on Cambridge University.
There were media reports by leading media outlets on this scholarship.
Hence, the above information proves that the claim is FAKE.
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