Fact Checking Policy

At BMCT News (www.bmct.co.in), we are dedicated to providing our readers with accurate, reliable, and trustworthy information. Our fact-checking policy outlines the steps we take to verify the content we publish, ensuring that our readers receive the most accurate and up-to-date information possible.

Fact-Checking Process

Source Verification

  1. Primary Sources: We prioritize primary sources, including official statements, government publications, and direct interviews. Whenever possible, we verify information directly from the original source.
  2. Secondary Sources: When primary sources are not available, we use reputable secondary sources. These include established news organizations, academic journals, and industry experts. We cross-reference multiple sources to confirm the accuracy of the information.

Accuracy and Clarity

  1. Data Verification: All statistical data, figures, and factual claims are thoroughly checked for accuracy. We consult relevant databases, reports, and authoritative sources to validate this information.
  2. Quote Verification: Quotes are verified with the original speaker or sourced from credible publications. We ensure that quotes are presented in the correct context and accurately reflect the speaker’s intent.

Editorial Review

  1. Multiple Layers of Review: All content undergoes multiple layers of review by our editorial team. This includes fact-checking, copy editing, and proofreading to ensure the highest standards of accuracy and clarity.
  2. Expert Review: For specialized topics, we consult subject matter experts to review the content and confirm its accuracy. This helps ensure that our coverage is both precise and comprehensive.

Correction Policy

  1. Prompt Corrections: If an error is identified in our content, we correct it promptly. Corrections are clearly noted on the page where the error occurred.
  2. Transparency: We maintain transparency with our readers regarding corrections. Any significant corrections or updates are accompanied by an editor’s note explaining the change.

User Contributions and Feedback

  1. Reader Feedback: We value feedback from our readers. If you notice any inaccuracies or have concerns about our content, please contact us at [email protected]. We take all feedback seriously and investigate reported errors promptly.
  2. User-Generated Content: All user-generated content, such as comments and article submissions, is subject to our fact-checking process. This ensures that any information shared by our readers meets our standards of accuracy.

Commitment to Transparency

  1. Disclosure of Sources: We disclose our sources whenever possible, providing readers with the context and background of the information presented. This allows our readers to verify the information independently.
  2. Editorial Independence: Our fact-checking process is independent of any external influences, including advertisers and sponsors. Our primary commitment is to our readers and the integrity of the information we provide.