Chandigarh, January 25
The Cyber Crime Cell of Punjab Police immediately began proceedings to take authorized motion in opposition to hearsay mongers spreading faux information about closure of petrol stations throughout the state to thwart farmers’ tractor rally.
Terming the publish faux, Additional Director General of Police, Public Relations and New Age Media, Amardeep Singh Rai mentioned the state authorities had by no means issued any discover to shut petrol stations. He warned of stern motion in opposition to these spreading false data.
The ADGP mentioned notices had been being despatched to Facebook, Twitter and different social media platforms to take away the publish, which was unauthorised. “The Cyber Crime Cell is tracing the hearsay mongers who made this publish viral on social media,” mentioned the ADGP. — TNS