Fact-checked by: Facta

2020/05/19 | Italy

FALSE: A picture claiming that “Bill Gates’ vaccines” would have paralyzed 496k children in India.

Explanation: In 2000, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has actually founded a campaign aimed at defeating polio in India. The goal was reached in 2014. In about 1 case out of 2,7 million, the vaccine could cause paralysis. However, the number "496.000" is not supported by any piece of evidence.

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This false claim originated from: Facebook

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