JK NEWS UPDATES
Jammu, April 16:
It has been reported that one anti-social element has shared morphed photograph on social media of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India having repercussions on and creating panic in general public about COVID-19. The matter was probed into and it came to light that one Parvez Ahmed S/O Bashir Ahmed R/O Thathri, Doda A/P Peer Bagh Colony, Sunjwan has uploaded such malicious contents on social Media.
In this connection, a case FIR No.107/2020 U/S 505(2)/188 IPC, 54, Disaster Management Act and section 3, Epidemic Disease Act-1897 has been registered at P/S Bahu Fort against above said accused and investigation initiated. During investigation it was substantiated and thus accused arrested in the case.
General public is requested not to pay heed to such rumours and verify the facts from competent authorities before circulating any news/contents on social media. Stern action under rule shall be taken against rumour mongers.