The claim circulating on social media that the BBC has reported the death of Yasin Malik is fake. We urge everyone to verify stories they see on social media by visiting the BBC News website.
— BBC News اردو (@BBCUrdu) August 4, 2019
Srinagar: News reports regarding death of Yaseen Malik being circulated on Social media regard are fake.
BBC has not posted any such news , fabricated and fabricated news is being circulated on social Media. People are requested not to pay heed to rumours.
Raja Tufail, the advocate defending Yasin Malik Sunday said that the jail authorities at Tihar have confirmed to him on Saturday that the incarcerated JKLF leader was okay.
Tufail, said that any rumours regarding Yasin Malik were unfounded as his health has improved. “If there was any bad news, the jail authorities cannot hide it. They are answerable to the court,” he said.
JKLF leader Mohammad Yasin Malik is ok in jail and reports about his ill health are baseless, jail officials said.
An official told that Yasin Malik is ok in jail in New Delhi. “All rumours about his ill health or death are baseless,” the official said.