Mumbai police is closely watching social media for fake news around elections
- The Mumbai police cyber cell has joined hands with Logically — a technology startup working out the inaccuracies and bias — to detect fake news.
- It is monitoring the social media platforms — Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and WhatsApp — for 20 days now.
- Any violations or problematic content will be reported to the
Election Commission of India.
- A team of 20 fact-checkers and verification experts has been formulated to detect, track and report fake news.