Check | No, This Brawl Didn’t Break Out In the National Assembly Of Pakistan



The viral video has a logo as well as a watermark of ‘Kanak News’, which is an Odisha based channel.

On conducting a keyword search using ‘Kanak News Pakistan assembly fight’ as the keywords, we found the original video uploaded on 4 March 2021 on their YouTube channel.

The over four minute long video was titled ‘Kick Punches Between Leaders In Pakistan’s Sindh Assembly’.

The same sequence of events shown in the viral video could be seen in the original video.

Next, we looked for other news reports on the incident and came across an article dated 3 March 2021 by Dawn, a newspaper in Pakistan.

It carried a screenshot from the video and mentioned that on 2 March 2021, the provincial Assembly witnessed a brawl between members of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) after PTI alleged that three of its MPAs from Sindh went “missing”.

The fight was initiated by MPA Karim Bakhsh Gabol, Shahryar Shar and Aslam Abro. The leader of the Opposition in the Sindh Assembly Haleem Adil Sheikh accused the PPP of kidnapping the PTI members.

We also found reports on Geo News, ARY News about the incident.



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