A screenshot of a news headline shared on social media is going around saying weeds are effective at killing the deadly coronavirus.
Social media is getting overwhelmed with news being spread about the Coronavirus. On February 8, 2020, filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri from his official Twitter account posted a screenshot about this virus.
Solution to a lot of world’s problems lie in India. But you can’t find them as long as you ridicule our ancient wisdom.
Cannabis is a magic plant. Till mid-80s it was sold by Govt. Because of Rajiv Gandhi and western Pharma companies it got bad name.
Make cannabis legal. pic.twitter.com/qrwynpT6IW
— Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri (@vivekagnihotri) February 8, 2020
The is saying;
“Breaking News: Weed Kills Coronavirus.”
— GPAN (@AfricaRepublic) February 3, 2020
The picture has so far been retweeted 3.1k times. During times when creating one’s news has become so easy, one needs to be even more vigilant. Although it was viral, there were some comments on the tweet asking for its source and medical background of this ‘ news ‘ to be reliable.