Nagaland

Dimapur Police steps in to curb fake news circulation

Dimapur, October 20 (NE): Dimapur Police on Sunday steps in to curb the fake news circulated in social media, instilling insecurity among the public.

Through a clarification to the public in general in view of certain misinformation in the social media regarding an impending security operation on a large scale in the district.

Dimapur Police informed; for the record no such security exercise has been sanctioned by any official authority therefore it is urged that the circulation of such fake news be desisted, immediately.

Further it is a criminal offence to spread such concocted news with the mischievous intent of instilling insecurity among the public.